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With minutes to go before the US EPA press conference releasing the Clean Water Rule clarifying the definition of “waters of the United States”, (aka #WOTUS) my mind is on wetlands and all that they do for us.  For many, wetlands bring images of tidal marshes and duck hunting, or perhaps spring peepers in woodlands flooded with spring rains. But the importance of wetlands, which play a disproportionate role in the heated discussion… Read More

There’s been a growing interest in the potential of sewage as a supply of renewable energy for urban areas, a source we’re only beginning to tap. (See, for example, this recent piece from Water Innovations http://bit.ly/1wV2UV1). Wastewater treatment plants, or resource recovery facilities as they prefer to be called these days, are increasingly seeking ways to get more and more high strength waste (i.e. biological waste) into their facilities so that they… Read More