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  • Groundwater Monitoring Conference, Anaheim, CA February 25-26, 2009

    The conference, Groundwater Monitoring: Design, Analysis, Communication, and Integration with Decision Making, will be held February 25-26, 2009 in Anaheim, California. Groundwater is a major component of the Nation’s water supply, and groundwater monitoring is an essential tool for characterizing and managing this vital resource. The goal of this conference, organized by the Groundwater ...

  • Why You Should Monitor Groundwater?

    What is groundwater? Groundwater is water that is stored below the earth’s surface. When rain or other sources of water come into contact with the ground, the majority of it travels below the surface. Though much of this moisture is then absorbed by plants or returned to the atmosphere (through infiltration), some water will travel deeper beneath the surface – where it reaches and ...


    By Aquaread Limited

  • The importance of groundwater monitoring

    Groundwater monitoring is an essential element in any environmental information system. Based upon validated groundwater monitoring data, information is derived on which decisions can be made. Constant monitoring provides the necessary data input for your smart environment and is basically the basis of the decision making process concerning spatial planning and climate change adaptation. As in ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • OREM continues involvement with workforce development program

    For the third consecutive year, the Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management has partnered with the National Nuclear Security Administration to participate in a 10-week workforce development program for college interns. The program is designed to engage students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities to collaborate on research projects throughout the Department of Energy’s ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Monitoring groundwater, vapor & soil gas

    Monitoring shallow groundwater, vapor and soil gas up to 25 ft. below surface is simplified using Drive-Point Piezometer technology. There are three drive point piezometer tip options; where an airtight connection is most desirable, the 615C has a compression fitting for 1/4" ID tubing, ideal for groundwater sample integrity and vapor and soil gas monitoring. The 615N is a simple well point can ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • New Waterloo System Installation Manual Online

    A completely new online version of the Waterloo Multilevel Groundwater Monitoring System Installation Manual is now available on the Solinst website. The Waterloo System is comprised of modular units designed to allow discrete monitoring of groundwater from several zones within a single borehole. A variety of portable and dedicated instrumentation allows users to retrieve samples, determine ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • In-Situ® Inc. Donates Water Level Tapes to Sierra Leone to Help Protect Groundwater Sources Adjacent to Ebola Care Facilities

    In-Situ® Inc. has donated 11 groundwater level dip tapes to The Ministry of Water Resources in Sierra Leone. Sierra Leone is in the grip of the worst Ebola outbreak in history and the dip tapes are being used to monitor groundwater levels at wells and boreholes adjacent to Ebola Care Facilities. The tapes will then be deployed to local councils to help establish an initial national ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • Groundwater Atlas for pesticides

    The recently published Groundwater Atlas for pesticides provides an overview of where and when pesticides have been found in groundwater. The results can be used to improve water quality in the Netherlands. The data will be used by the Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb) to monitor groundwater quality. The Groundwater Atlas was developed between 2015 ...

  • China to improve its groundwater

    China aims to improve its overall groundwater quality and restore ecosystem functions at a basic level by 2035, according to an official plan issued on Monday. The plan was unveiled by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment and four other ministries, including the Natural Resources, Water Resources, Agriculture and Rural Affairs and Housing and Urban-Rural Development ministries. The goal will ...

  • Eijkelkamp and Schlumberger sign long-term contract to develop new solutions in the field of water and groundwater monitoring

    Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment and Schlumberger Water Services have signed a new long-term contract. This means that Eijkelkamp will remain the exclusive distributor for the Diver water level logger plus the relevant software and accessories for the next three years. Eijkelkamp and Schlumberger will also be cooperating closely on the development of new solutions in the field of water and ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • ribeka is attending the EAWater 2011 in Mumbai

    ribeka will be attending the 8th EverythingAboutWater International Exhibition & Conference 2011 in Mumbai. On the 6.-8. of January you will find us at the "German Pavilion", hall 6 of the Bombai Exhibition Centre in Goregaon, Mumbai We will present state of the art groundwater monitoring soft- and hardware, our new GW-Base 8.0 groundwater management software and its new web-frontend ...

  • Why Is Water Level Monitoring Important?

    Remote water level monitoring Whereas water level monitoring used to be done by manually, with engineers sent to record levels of water on a fixed, often monthly basis, the ever-increasing improvements to technology means that water level monitoring can now be done remotely. Telemetric devices allow for water levels to be recorded much more regularly. This data can then be sent to other ...


    By Aquaread Limited

  • Special issue of Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation focuses on agricultural impacts to groundwater quality

    The National Ground Water Association’s technical journal,Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation®, has published a special issue focusing on the monitoring and remediation of agricultural impacts to groundwater quality. Agricultural land use represents the largest nonpoint source threat to groundwater quality on a global scale. As a result of decades of fertilizer application and ...

  • Solinst to present at nielsen field conference

    The Nielsen Environmental Field School will be hosting its annual North American Environmental Field Conference & Exposition from January 10th to 12th. The conference will be held at The Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa in San Diego, California and will feature indoor and outdoor workshops, equipment demonstrations and poster presentations. Solinst will be displaying instruments at booth ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Solinst proud to announce 2013 Symposium

    Solinst is proud to invite you to the fourth Solinst Symposium to be held at our facility in Georgetown, Ontario, on November 7th. The one-day event will focus on "High-Resolution, Depth-Discrete Groundwater Monitoring – Benefits &Importance", and will provide attendees with an opportunity to discuss environmental applications and monitoring methodologies. The Symposium will feature ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Municipal groundwater monitoring in the region of waterloo in the context of the new ontario clean water act.

    The Region of Waterloo relies on a network of over 100 supply wells for the bulk of the Region’s municipal water supply. The Region has long conducted monitoring of supply wells and monitoring wells to support sustainable water taking from a variety of local aquifers. Recently, the considerable monitoring data collected by the Region was a key resource in completing early requirements of ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Groundwater lessons learned at region of waterloo

    The Region of Waterloo relies on a network of over 100 supply wells for the bulk of the Region’s municipal water supply. The Region has long conducted monitoring of supply wells and monitoring wells to support sustainable water taking from a variety of local aquifers. Recently, the considerable monitoring data collected by the Region was a key resource in completing early requirements of ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Announcing the 2010 Solinst symposium!

    Solinst is proud to invite you to the 2nd Symposium, to be held at our office, located in Georgetown, Ontario Canada on October 28 to 29, 2010. The Symposium will focus on Groundwater Monitoring for the 21st Century, and will provide attendees with an opportunity to discuss environmental applications and monitoring methodologies. The Symposium will feature speakers from Intera Engineering, Oak ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Shallow well installation and monitoring solutions

    Solinst Drive-Point Piezometers are excellent permanent or temporary wells used to monitor shallow groundwater, soil and gas up to 25 ft below surface. These well points are ideal for initial site investigations, for long or short-term applications, and can also be used for profiling. Installation using a Manual Slide Hammer, with tubing bypass and the correct drive-point for your application, ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • EPA Region 7 Awards $39,942 environmental performance partnership grant to Santee Sioux Nation of Nebraska

    EPA Region 7’s Office of Tribal Affairs has awarded a $39,942 performance partnership grant to the Santee Sioux Nation of Nebraska to support the tribe’s environmental protection efforts. The Santee Sioux Nation of Nebraska, headquartered at Santee, Neb., occupies approximately 18,000 acres of reservation land along the Missouri River in northeast Nebraska. The tribe has ...

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