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May 17th is Snapshot Day in Northern Nevada. Join our team of community scientists of all ages and experience as we capture the water quality of the Tahoe-Truckee Watershed.

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$1 Million in Grants awarded to improve surface water in Nevada

With funding provided by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency under the Clean Water Act, the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) has awarded 11 grants to improve conditions of Nevada’s surface waters.

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Weir and Water Treatment System Inauguration Event

A groundwater extraction and treatment system, associated with the construction of Southern Nevada Water Authority’s erosion control structures (weirs), began January 2, 2018. Operation of the treatment system reduces perchlorate...

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Public Notices

Public Notice - Draft 2019 Intended Use Plan for the Drinking Water SRF

NOTICE OF SOLICITATION OF PUBLIC COMMENT on the Draft 2019 Intended Use Plan for the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF).Public Comment period is from April 23, 2019 through May 31, 2019.

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Notice Of Proposed Action - BWPC - Kiley Ranch North Village 9

BWPC - Notice Of Proposed Action - Application for a Groundwater Discharge Permit NS2019505 to DR Horton (Permittee). Public Comment Period is from April 19, 2019 through May 30, 2019.

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