2015/2016 Urban Waters Small Grants Request for Proposals

Proposal due date: November 20, 2015 EPA’s Urban Waters Program helps local residents and their organizations, particularly those in underserved communities, restore their urban waters in ways that also benefit community and economic revitalization. One of the ways the Urban Waters Program is accomplishing this mission is through the Urban Waters Small Grants Program. This …

California Is Building The Country’s Largest Solar Desalination Plant

Read the full story in Fast Company. If you want to take a shower or wash dishes in East Porterville, California, you'll probably have to use a bucket. The water stopped running in most houses over a year ago. But nearby, farmers are paying to get rid of around 300 billion gallons of water a …

National Environmental Education Advisory Council 2015 Report Now Available

The 2015 Report of the National Environmental Education Advisory Council (NEEAC) is now available. As one of the primary duties under its charter, the NEEAC is tasked with providing independent recommendations to the EPA Administrator to inform the agency’s strategic vision and enhance EPA’s activities on environmental education. In this report, the NEEAC reviews the current …