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    or where your water goes once it's down the drain?
    Become more environmentally conscious
    and better informed about the effect our lifestyles can have
    on the world around us.
    The best way to ensure that you are getting the highest
    quality water available is to educate yourself.
    We have lots of materials, information and activities
    available to help you, your family and your classmates
    learn more about how water works.
Upcoming 2023 Events
The water, science and engineering communities host numerous events throughout the year that celebrate water and the important role we all play in keeping it safe. Click on the events listed below to learn more and join us in the celebrations!

Engineers Week:
February 19-25

Engineers Week

Eweek is dedicated to ensuring a diverse & well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of an interest in engineering & technology.

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World Engineering Day:
March 4

World Engineering Day

Global Day of the Engineer in 2016 as a way to collectively recognize engineers worldwide.

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National Groundwater Awareness Week:
March 6-12

National Groundwater Awareness Week

A week of awareness, education, and advocacy focusing on one of the nation’s most precious resources.

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World Plumbing Day:
March 11

World Plumbing Day

is a day to promote the link between good quality plumbing, health, environmental sustainability and, increasingly, economic prosperity.

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Fix a Leak Week:
March 20-26

Fix a Leak Week

Leaks Can Run, but They Can't Hide

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World Water Day:
March 22

World Water Day

World Water Day is a day dedicated to drawing attention to the water-related issues that humans face in almost every country.

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Earth Hour:
March 25, 8:30 p.m.

Earth Hour

Lights-off event raising awareness about climate change at 8:30 p.m. in your time zone.

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National Public Health Week:
April 4-10

National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week is an opportunity to celebrate the unique and joyful ways different cultures focus on health.

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Earth Day:
April 22

Earth Day

Invest in our planet

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Drinking Water Week:
May 7-13

Drinking Water Week

Drinking Water Week is a unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to recognize the vital role water plays in our daily lives.

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World Environment Day:
June 5

World Environment Day

World Environment Day is the biggest international day for the environment

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UN World Oceans Day:
June 8

UN World Oceans Day

A day for humanity to celebrate the ocean.

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Smart Irrigation Month:

Smart Irrigation Month

Increase awareness of the value of water use.

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National Water Quality Month:

National Water Quality Month

Having clean water is vital to our individual health, our collective agricultural needs, and the needs of our environment.

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National Backflow Prevention Day:
Aug 16

National Backflow Prevention Day

Backflow prevention helps keep people and water safe.

World Water Week:
Aug 23 - Sep 1

World Water Week

Annual focal point for the globe's water issues.

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National Preparedness Month:

National Preparedness Month

Each September we raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time.

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Protect Your Groundwater Day:
September 5

Protect Your Groundwater Day

Protect Your Groundwater Day serves as an annual reminder for water well owners to test, tend, and treat their private water systems.

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World Cleanup Day:
September 16

World Cleanup Day

Volunteers in 180 countries will stand up against the global trash problem and clean up waste.

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Source Water Protection Week:
September 24-30

Source Water Protection Week

Source Water Protection Week is an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of caring for our beautiful drinking water sources.

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National Coffee Day:
October 1

National Coffee Day

Investing in youth is investing in the future and prosperity of coffee.

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World Standards Day:
October 14

World Standards Day

Pay tribute to those who develop the technical agreements - international standards.

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Global Handwashing Day:
October 15

Global Handwashing Day

A day dedicated to increase awareness & understand the importance of handwashing with soap - effective/affordable way to prevent diseases & save lives.

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Imagine a Day Without Water:
October 19

Imagine a Day Without Water

A national day of action bringing together communities & policymakers to advance greater and more equitable water investment.

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National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week:
October 22-28

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

Raising awareness about lead poisoning and prevention.

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World Toilet Day:
November 19

World Toilet Day

Drawing global attention to the sanitation crisis.

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