February 28, 2019

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February 2019 Digest

Featured Other News Long-Lost Ring Discovered in New Jersey Collection Systems Operator reunites a resident with an heirloom that sat in a manhole for 9 years Collection systems employees at the City of Somers Point, N.J., found the proverbial needle in a haystack, or more precisely, the ring in a sewer system. Ancient Nabataeans Used […]

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February 28, 2019

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WEF Offers Scholarships To Help Young Professionals Attend Fly-In

On April 3 and 4, water professionals from across the nation will gather in Washington, D.C. to attend the 2019 National Water Policy Fly-in. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) wants to give young professionals a platform to deliver a message to government officials: that sound policy for and robust investment in water are […]

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February 27, 2019

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

Roy De Gesero, member since 1983, Water Environment Association of Texas. Richard Kuhljuergen, member since 1977, Iowa Water Environment Association. Lyle Krueger, member since 1980, Iowa Water Environment Association. John McGowan, member since 1980, New York Water Environment Association. Harry Matthew Pelaez, member since 1978, Water Environment Association of Texas and Puerto Rico Water & […]

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February 26, 2019

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Accepting Nominations for 2019 WEF Awards

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) takes pride in recognizing the hard work necessary to protect water resources. The annual WEF Awards program recognizes individuals and organizations that contribute to the sustainability of water resources and make a profound impact on the future of the world’s water through education and involvement with water professionals. […]

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February 25, 2019

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WEF Adds Trainer’s Kit to Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals Training Series

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) has introduced a new component to its robust set of operator training materials. The Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals 1 – Liquid Treatment Trainer’s Kit provides a hands-on guide for instructors of wastewater operator training programs. The Wastewater Treatment Fundamentals series is designed to help operators prepare for the first three […]

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February 24, 2019

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Leaders Discuss Everything from Reuse to Communication to Financing in WEF Podcasts

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) “Words on Water” podcast series presents insights from leaders in the water sector. Stream online podcast episodes and download audio files on iTunes and the Android Words on Water app. In recent episodes: Gilbert Trejo, chief technical officer for El Paso (Texas) Water, discusses the utility’s direct potable […]

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February 24, 2019

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Take Learning Online With Upcoming WEF Webcasts

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) hosts online educational webcasts dedicated to advancing the professional growth and expertise of the water sector. Participate in one of the following upcoming webcasts: Sponsor eShowcase: Water Balancing for District Metering, Feb. 26, 1–1:45 p.m. (EST), Register now. Deep Dive Into Dry Media Systems, Feb. 28, 1–2:30 p.m. […]

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February 23, 2019

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Attend the Design–Build for Water/Wastewater Conference

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The upcoming Design–Build for Water/Wastewater Conference 2019 showcases the latest water sector trends on this innovative project delivery method and features dynamic speakers and networking events. The conference will cover the topics of market trends, innovations, partnerships and joint ventures, lessons learned and case studies, communication, leadership, best practices, applying theory, procurement and managing risks, […]

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