Webinar: Small Water System Filtration Alternatives

March 20, 2015 | General RCAP News

On March 31st from 2-3:00 p.m. Eastern, EPA will hold its first in a series of monthly webinars to discuss challenges and treatment solutions for small drinking water and wastewater systems. EPA is committed to helping state and local personnel, as well…

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Undrinkable-Many along Texas border still live without clean, safe water

March 19, 2015 | General RCAP News

"Along the Texas-Mexico border, nearly 90,000 people are believed to still live without running water. An untold number more — likely tens of thousands, but no one is sure — often have running water of such poor quality that they…

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Puerto Rico Shows the Power of Community Involvement in Protecting Waterways

March 17, 2015 | General RCAP News

We were excited to see former employee and long-time friend of RCAP, Harvey Minnigh, in this week's "It's Our Environment" blog from the EPA. Read how communities in Puerto Rico are empowering local people and collaborating with local and federal…

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Remember to check your well this National Groundwater Week

March 13, 2015 | General RCAP News

Just as you check your furnace or smoke detector batteries seasonally, spring is a good season to have an annual water well checkup before the peak water use season begins, according to the National Ground Water Association (NGWA).An annual checkup…

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SERCAP shares new loan partnership on WSLS 10

March 13, 2015 | General RCAP News

Check out Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc.'s Loan Manager, Charlotte Oliver, and USDA Rural Development staff person, Anne Herring, on Daytime Blue Ridge!  WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

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Scenic Mora Valley featured in the New York Times

March 13, 2015 | General RCAP News

RCAC, the western RCAP, has been working with communities in Northern New Mexico for over 2 decades, including the fertile valley of Mora County. See what RCAC's staff writer Elizabeth Zach finds when she visits this special place, once known…

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America’s crumbling infrastructure: It’s not a sexy problem, but it’s a scary one

March 6, 2015 | General RCAP News

US infrastructure might not be the most glamorous issue, but it's important and in desperate need of attention.  See why Last Week Tonight's John Oliver agrees.

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