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September 16, 2013

NOAA, USGS, and the Army Corps of Engineers to Survey and Map Coastal Waters and Shorelines Impacted by Hurricane Sandy

The USGS, NOAA, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct an extensive survey in order to re-map coastal waters and shorelines that were damaged by hurricane […]
September 16, 2013

Staff Spotlight – Kimberly Ochal

  Title: Environmental Scientist I Brilliant Office: Bensalem Years with Brilliant: 3 months Main Job Responsibilities: I work mostly on New Jersey site investigation and remediation.  […]
September 16, 2013

EPA Awards Envrionmental Justice Small Grants

The U.S. EPA awarded $1.1 million in small environmental justice grants for 2013.  Grants were awarded to 39 different non-profit organizations and tribal entities. The funds will support environmental justice projects that […]
September 16, 2013

USGS Identifies Factors that Contribute to the Vulnerability of Public-Supply Wells to Contamination

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) published a new report on the vulnerability of public-supply wells to contamination. The report, produced by the National Water-Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA),  and titled “Factors affecting public-supply-well […]