Western U.S. may be entering its most severe drought in modern history

BY JEFF BERARDELLI APRIL 12, 2021 / 6:46 AM / via CBS NEWS Extreme drought across the Western U.S. has become as reliable as a summer afternoon thunderstorm in Florida. And news headlines about drought in the West can seem a bit like a broken record, with some scientists saying the region is on the […]

San Diego’s Infrastructure Deficit Is Really a Stormwater Deficit

It’s becoming clear that stormwater is by far the city’s biggest infrastructure problem – and that the city might actually do something about it. The infrastructure deficit that has hung over San Diego politics for years without meaningful intervention is perhaps better understood as a stormwater deficit. Eight years ago, Mayor Todd Gloria, then Council […]

Earth Day 2021: Climate Change is Happening Now

Get a slice of the action! Ecovie believes the world’s water challenges are solvable and is doing its part through its innovative onsite water systems for rainwater collection and greywater recycling. We, its inhabitants, survive thanks to the water the earth is providing to us. But lately, due to our radical change in lifestyle, the […]

Hendersonville unveils Patton Park ‘Stormwater Stroll’

Hendersonville invites the public to take a walk along the Patton Park “Stormwater Stroll.” The series of stormwater projects implemented by the city are now accompanied by informational signs to educate park visitors about water quality. “All the features you see along the Patton Park ‘Stormwater Stroll’ are designed to mimic how nature would treat stormwater if there were […]

State asks Vermonters to report when lakes lose their ice cover

Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is asking Vermonters to report when lakes and ponds lose their ice cover, also known as the “ice-out date.” Once a lake or pond is completely free of ice from shore to shore, DEC scientists can begin their spring water quality sampling efforts. The ice-out data also […]