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2011-11-30 17:40:00

LAKEWOOD, Calif., Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) presented its 2011 Outstanding Ground Water Project Awards with their Ground Water Protection Award going to the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) for its exceptional Regional Groundwater Monitoring Program. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110121/DC34153LOGO</font>) For over 50 years, WRD has been...

Great Plains River Basins Threatened By Pumping Of Aquifers
2011-11-19 04:47:31

Suitable habitat for native fishes in many Great Plains streams has been significantly reduced by the pumping of groundwater from the High Plains aquifer — and scientists analyzing the water loss say ecological futures for these fishes are “bleak.” Results of their study have been published in the journal Ecohydrology. Unlike alluvial aquifers, which can be replenished seasonally with rain and snow, these regional aquifers were filled by melting glaciers during the...

2011-10-27 16:13:00

Information from District's comprehensive network of monitoring wells to be incorporated into statewide groundwater monitoring program LAKEWOOD, Calif., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) was notified today by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) that it has received official designation as the Groundwater Level Monitoring Entity for Central and West Coast sub-basins under the California Statewide...

2011-10-20 16:39:00

Innovative District Programs and Fiscal Discipline Expand Safe, Reliable and Inexpensive Groundwater Supply for South LA County LAKEWOOD, Calif., Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) held its 3rd Annual State of the District address. WRD Board President Sergio Calderon and WRD General Manager Robb Whitaker presented to public officials, ratepayers and members of the public on the accomplishments the District has...

2011-10-11 18:51:00

Appellate court clears the way for a possible increase in local groundwater storage space LAKEWOOD, Calif., Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) applauds this week's decision by the State Court of Appeal to fully reverse a 2010 trial court decision denying a motion to create a legally-certain framework for groundwater storage in the West Coast Basin. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110121/DC34153LOGO) The...

2011-09-30 16:06:00

The Water Replenishment District of Southern California receives the 2011 Ground Water Protection Award for its Regional Groundwater Monitoring Program LAKEWOOD, Calif., Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) announced its recipients for 2011. One of NGWA's Outstanding Ground Water Project Award's will be presented to the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD). WRD will receive the "Ground Water Protection Award"...

2011-09-21 08:00:00

After long and thorough development and testing EK Water Blocks has finally released premixed coolants for use in water cooling systems. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 Environment in water/liquid cooling systems for PCâs are very challenging. Often taken a bit lightly, conditions are quite complex and can create numerous problems. Different types of metal (noble metals, alloys), used in loops, have a different standard electrode potential and when they come in...

2011-09-13 19:26:00

125 Local Students & WRD kick-off national groundwater effort SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District (WRD) and more than 125 students from Rancho Santa Gertrudes Elementary School launched "Protect Your Groundwater Day" in an effort to increase groundwater awareness and protection in the region. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/DC68081) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110121/DC34153LOGO) One...

2011-07-07 19:18:16

In a typical year, California gets about 30 percent of its water from groundwater wells. Yet when it comes to managing this precious resource, the state of California relies on a mixed bag of more than 2,000 local water agencies with varying degrees of authority. Critics say that this decentralized system leaves the state vulnerable to overdraft, which occurs when water is pumped out faster than replacement water is absorbed. But according to a new report published by Stanford University's...

2011-06-30 00:00:29

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