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Congrats to the winner of AWWA's Drinking Water Week artwork contest - Ama Mensah-Boone from Durham, North Carolina.
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Lake Tahoe, which straddles the California and Nevada border, gained over eight billion gallons of water over a two-day period in December, according to Forbes.
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The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department and AWWA's Florida Section have hosted a Model Water Tower Competition for area students for the last eight years.
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| Categories: | Tags: water tower, competition, Miami, Florida, high school, middle school, engineering | View Count: (3238) | Bookmark and Share
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The Plain Talk Series - #55

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The Plain Talk Series - #55
Today's question: Is urban runoff treated before being discharged into drinking water sources?
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The collapsible water bottle

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A collapsible water bottle has been created called the que Bottle.
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Don't flush "flushable" wipes

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Did you know you're not supposed to flush "flushable" wipes down the toilet?
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Singing in a water tank

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An old water tank in Rangely, Colorado has been put to good use as a recording studio for a group of musicians.
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How much water do we really use?

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The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released a new interactive map that shows freshwater use by state every five years over 60 years, from 1950 to 2010.
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The Plain Talk Series - #54

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The Plain Talk Series - #54
Today's question: What would happen if somebody intentionally put a dangerous chemical in our water?
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December 16 marks the 42nd anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act.
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