Author Archives: WRlibrarian

About WRlibrarian

Currently employed with the Water and Sewerage Authority at the Water Resources Agency, I have taken the opportunity to create an innovative and exciting blog to make staff aware of library related activities, as well as, relevant information that can have an impact on the Agency's operation.

Solutions for Aging Water Infrastructure

The pipelines that municipalities use to deliver drinking water to their residents take a beating. Large cities pump tens of millions of gallons of water to their customers every day. And many of the pipes that municipalities rely on to transport drinking water and … Continue reading

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Acumen Free Fall Courses

From time to time Acumen offers free courses to assist persons in gaining valuable skills for leadership in the 21st century. By partnering with colleagues, friends, family members and even like-minded individuals around the world one can tackle courses that … Continue reading

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32nd Annual WateReuse Symposium

The 32nd Annual WateReuse Symposium will be held on September 10-13 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. The Annual WateReuse Symposium is the nation’s preeminent conference on water reuse and the only conference that is dedicated solely to advancing the policy, technology, innovation … Continue reading

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Call for Papers on Estuary and Coast

The International Conference on Estuaries and Coasts is expecting the submission of research papers. All authors of selected papers will be invited to the event. The International Research and Training Center on Erosion and Sedimentation (IRTCES), one of regional allies … Continue reading

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Water Security and Climate Change Conference 2017

Achieving water security is one of the major challenges faced by society on both a global and local level. The Water Security and Climate Change Conference (WSCC 2017) aims to build a bridge between disciplines, sectors and different groups of … Continue reading

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Algae Wars: A plan to clean water and convert algae to energy

In Laura Sanchez’s Water Efficiency blog post on August 9, 2017, she discusses the severity of algae growths in some parts of the United States, as well as, an experimental remediation project currently being developed by Sandia National Laboratories. To … Continue reading

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Improving Water Resources Management from the Ground Up

We all know the significance of gathering data for the effective running of our organization. Such data is ensured by acquiring reliable rain and stream flow gauges. In her article below Sarah Witman discusses guidelines put forward by the World … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Paradigm Shifts in Water Quality Sensor Design

Data from continuous water quality monitoring networks inform critical activities across every sector of the surface water industry today, from meeting federal and state water quality standards and ensuring safe recreational waters, to researching and managing the effects of climate change. … Continue reading

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EOS Earth and Space Science News – August 2017

The EOS Earth and Space Science News magazine (Volume 98 No. 8) for August 2017 is now available for perusal. Some of the topics highlighted in this issue include climate change, air pollution, data sets for land-air exchanges, hurricane risk … Continue reading

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A New Model for River Meanders

This article by Emily Underwood highlights research by Bogoni et al. in terms capturing the complex process of changing river paths after floods. Enjoy! Source: A New Model for River Meanders

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