Notice of Opportunity to Comment on North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board Amendment

This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board. Click here to view the Notice of Opportunity to Comment on the proposed approval of the North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (North Coast Water Board’s) amendment to the Water Quality Control Plan for the North Coast Region (Basin Plan) to update Section 3 (Water […]

CASA Connects Newsletter for October 26, 2015

CASA Connects October 26, 2015   Join our mailing list October 26, 2015 Extension on Rule Means No Disruption in Deliveries Last week we informed you that a looming rule to protect runaway trains could result in the disruption of chemical deliveries to wastewater treatment plants. We’re happy to report that the House Committee on Transportation and […]

RMP Newsletter for October 2015

www.sfei.org/rmp October 2015 Making waves The RMP Annual Meeting and the State of the Estuary Conference highlighted new developments in Bay water quality and the Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay. Concurrent with the Meeting and Conference, the latest Pulse of the Bay and the State of the Estuary Report were released. The conference and […]

Stakeholder Meeting on November 30, 2015 for Central Valley Pyrethroid Pesticides TMDL and Basin Plan Amendment

This is a message from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley (5). A Stakeholder Meeting for the Central Valley Pyrethroid Pesticides TMDL and Basin Plan Amendment will be held on November 30, 2015. Please click here to view the notice.

Notice of Opportunity to Comment on Amendments to Water Quality Control Plan for the LA Region

This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board. Attached here is a Notice of Opportunity to Comment on the proposed approval of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board’s (Los Angeles Water Board) amendments to the Water Quality Control Plan for the Los Angeles Region that would incorporate stakeholder-developed groundwater quality management […]

Water Hyacinth and Spongeplent Treatmeants for the Week of October 12 through October 16

INVASIVE WEED TREATMENTS CA State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways Water Hyacinth and Spongeplant Control Program – 2015 Treatments for the Week of October 12 thru October 16  View Larger Image In 2014 DBW treated a total of 2,617 acres of Water Hyacinth and Spongeplant combined. At this time in the 2015 treatment season DBW […]

Central Valley Pyrethroid BPA and TMDL – Peer Reviews and Scheduling Stakeholder Meeting

This is a message from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley (5). Scientific peer reviews of the technical reports supporting the Central Valley Pyrethroid TMDL and Basin Plan Amendment have been completed and are available online at: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralvalley/water_issues/tmdl/central_valley_projects/central_valley_pesticides/pyrethroid_tmdl_bpa/index.shtml Central Valley Water Board Staff will be scheduling a public stakeholder meeting in late […]

RMP eUpdate: September 2015

www.sfei.org/rmp September 2015 The Pulse of the Bay RMP Annual Meeting New Additions to SFEI’s Clean Water Program Team Follow us on Twitter! More news and RMP Information available at: http://www.sfei.org/rmp September 10, 2015 The Pulse of the Bay The digital version of the 2015 Pulse of the Bay is now available for download!  This edition […]

CASA Connects Newsletter for August 31, 2015

Join our mailing list August 31, 2015 USEPA Publishes Final Water Quality Standards Rule For the first time in over three decades, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has updated its federal water quality standards (WQS) regulations, which establish the parameters for designating waterbody uses and setting water quality criteria, among other things. Ultimately, these […]

ACWA-Sponsored Chromium-6 Compliance Bill Sent to Governor for Signature

Aug. 26, 2015 ACWA-Sponsored Chromium-6 Compliance Bill Sent to Governor for Signature The Senate passed ACWA-sponsored SB 385 (Hueso), related to compliance with California’s chromium-6 drinking water standard, Monday by a 39-0 vote. The bill will now be enrolled and sent to Gov. Jerry Brown for signature. SB 385 would establish a carefully monitored process […]