The Rural Opportunity Map

February 19, 2020 | Resources

The Rural Opportunity Map was created by the Center on Rural Innovation and the team at Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc. The Rural Opportunity Map was born out of the need for a new framework to understand opportunities in small town…

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EPA webinar: How a Multi-Year Training and Exercise (T&E) Plan Can Help You

August 20, 2012 | Assistance, Resources, Technical

This brief webinar will help you improve your emergency preparedness.WHO: Drinking water and wastewater utilities interested in learning how to develop a training and exercise plan and how its implementation can help improve their organizations’ emergency preparedness.WHAT: A webinar that…

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Nutrient pollution educational materials online

July 12, 2012 | Development, Environment, EPA, Federal, Guide, Infrastructure, Resources, USDA

 To help raise awareness about nutrient pollution, which is caused by excess nitrogen and phosphorus in the air and water, EPA has developed new educational materials, including:Community Outreach Toolkit—designed to assist watershed groups, NGOs, states, and federal partners with messaging…

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Two new training webinars on EPA’s abletop Exercise Tool for Water Systems

April 25, 2012 | Energy, EPA, Resources, Wastewater

EPA has uploaded two training webinars on the Tabletop Exercise Tool for Water Systems: Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Climate Resiliency (TTX Tool) to EPA’s website ). The TTX Tool assists in planning, designing, conducting, and evaluating a tabletop exercise on…

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EPA’s activities for Earth Day

April 20, 2012 | Operator, Resources, Webinar

Earth Day is April 22, and EPA is excited to share many opportunities with you to celebrate and engage!Join the conversation! We've created a place for you to talk about environmental issues and share environmental tips you use every day.First…

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EPA develops new planning approach to improve water quality in U.S. cities

October 31, 2011 | Resources

WASHINGTON (EPA) –  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Oct. 28 a commitment to using an integrated planning process to help local governments dealing with difficult financial conditions identify opportunities to achieve clean water by controlling and managing releases…

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New web clearinghouse of information for Lake Shoreland Protection Resources

September 28, 2010 | Resources

EPA's Office of Water has launched a new web clearinghouse of Lake Shoreland Protection Resources, which provides practitioners with links to key resources to protect and restore fragile lake shorelands and to promote better stewardship by lakeside property owners and…

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