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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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Notice Of Proposed Action - BWPC - Artesia At Hafen Ranch WWRF1

BWPC - Notice of Proposed Action - Application for a Groundwater Discharge Permit NS0091004 to Pahrump Utility Company, Inc. (Permitee). Public Comment Period is from October 15, 2018 through November 15, 2018.

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Public Notice - CWSRF Churchill County

Categorical Exclusion Clean Water State Revolving Fund for Churchill County. Public Comment Period is from 10/15/18 to 11/19/18.

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