Format: 2014-09-21
Title & Source Resource Type
National Directory of Volunteer Monitoring Programs

This directory lists volunteer organizations around the country engaged in monitoring rivers, lakes, estuaries, beaches, wetlands, and ground water.

Data Management, Volunteer Monitoring, Watershed Ecology, MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT
Strategic Planning (in nonprofit or for-profit organizations)

Various links and information about strategic planning in nonprofit and for-profit organizations.

Strategic Planning, Strategy & Planning, ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, Planning
21st Century Water Systems: Scenarios, Visions and Drivers

Outlines the Urban Water Infrastructure which will affect the form, function and efficacy in coming decades.

Urban Issues, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Water Resources Maps and GIS Information

Visit this USGS maps page with links to all kinds of water data maps.

Data to Information, Geographic Information Systems (GIS)/Mapping, MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT
Perchlorate in Drinking Water

Report from Environmental Working Group regarding rocket fuel pollution in drinking water

Drinking Water, Human Impacts, Human Health, Protection, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Vended Water: Is It Really Chemical Free?

For paying 100 times the price of tap water, vended water consumers are supposed to get drinking water that is essentially free of trihalomethanes (THMs), the chemical byproducts of treating water

Drinking Water, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
America's Living Oceans: Charting a course for sea change

Size of the world's human population and the extent of our technological creativity have created a enormously damaging impacts on all the oceans.

National Trends, Protection, Restoration, Water Quality, Wildlife Habitat, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Water Saving Tips

A well-organized collection of water conservation tips and techniques.

Energy Efficiency, Drinking Water, Sustainability, Water Conservation, Water Efficiency, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Coastal Nonpoint source pollution control program

Describes how to implement nonpoint source pollution controls, known as management measures, that conform with those described in Guidance Specifying Management Measures for Sources of Nonpoint Pol

Pollution, Protection, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Estimated Per Capita fish consumption in the United States

This article talks of the estimated per capita fish consumption and the adverse effect of eating the contaminated freshwater, estuarine and shellfish species.

Human Impacts, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS