2018 FWQA Convention Schedule

Florida Water Quality Association Convention June 6-8th 2018 Convention Schedule Golf Tournament: Wednesday, June 6, 2018 Breakfast 7:00 am -Celebration Golf Club Tee time 8:00 am Lunch to follow Exhibitor Setup: Wednesday, June 6, 2018 4:00 pm – 6: 00 pm Thursday, June 7, 2018 7:00 am – 10: 00 am Sponsor Night: Wednesday, June … Read more

Toledo City Council wants EPA to declare Lake Erie impaired.

The Toledo City Council approved a resolution to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to declare Lake Erie—a major drinking water source—impaired. The council voted 11 to 1 in favor of the resolution. The western basin of Lake Erie, specifically, suffers from pollution. Allegedly, agricultural runoff causes algal bloomsin the lake. Although, council members are … Read more

Michigan school turns off water

A middle school in Rockford, Mich., has shut off its drinking water and provided staff and students bottled water. Near the school, a former Wolverine World Wide tannery dumpsite may have contaminated groundwater with hazardous chemicals. More info at http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2017/10/12/michigan-school-shutting-fountains-hazardous-water/757229001/