Posts Tagged ‘ water ’

KRWW Water Sampler Training on Saturday April 16th

March 24, 2011
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Headwaters Inc and the Kentucky River Water Watch will be hosting a Water Assessment Training Workshops, Phase I (Grab Sample/Field Chemistry) Training, on Saturday, April 16th from 12pm to 4pm. The training will allow us to extend our work in volunteer watershed development in the coming years and help Kentucky overall in their watershed...

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Jenkins Middle-High School Riverside Clean Up a Success!!!

March 21, 2011
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Clean Up Crew

This gallery contains 18 photos.

What is your Water Story? Pt3

March 15, 2011
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Check out the Interview with Ron Brunty of the Southeastern Community and Technical College!

Jenkins Middle-High School Clean Up

March 3, 2011
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Jenkins Middle-High School Clean Up

Headwaters Inc. and The Jenkins Middle-High School Present: The Jenkins School Clean Up March 19th, at 9am until 12pm Headwaters Inc. and the Jenkins School are teaming up to address the issue of water quality in our community. This clean up will help Headwaters Inc. continue to work towards making the streams and rivers...

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Incident Report from the DOW 2-28-2011 “Diesel Spill”

February 28, 2011
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Click here to Download the Full Report Selected Report Condition ( s ): Incident ID = 2324053 Page 1 of 2 2/28/2011 Incident Description Report 2324053 Emergency Letcher Whitesburg 2/12/2011 11:47:00AM L709 L ead Investigator : Env Protection Status : County : Municipality : Latitude : Longitude : Priority : Occurrence Date : End...

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Incident Report from the DOW 2-28-2011 “Foam in Water”

February 28, 2011
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Click Here to Download the Full Report Click here for Report Images Comments 1 Comments 2 Selected Report Condition ( s ): Incident ID = 2324392 Page 1 of 2 2/28/2011 Incident Description Report 2324392 Back, Robert Response/Investigate Letcher Whitesburg 2/22/2011 12:00:00PM L ead Investigator : Wastewater Status : County : Municipality : Latitude...

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Whitesburg Water Plant Issued Notice of Violation after Diesel Spill

February 26, 2011
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http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/22/1643957/whitesburgs-water-plant-issued.html The Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection has issued a notice of violation at Whitesburg’s water treatment plant for problems found during a diesel spill earlier this month into the North Fork of the Kentucky River upstream from the plant. The notice, issued Friday, “specifies that there was a problem with proper operation of...

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What is your Water Story? Pt1

February 19, 2011
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See what local Letcher County Citizens are saying about their water, starting with Kae Fisher!

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Time Line of Diesel Spill Events as Documented by the Kentucky Division of Water

February 19, 2011
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Timeline of events for Whitesburg diesel spill Feb. 12, 2011 Sat., Feb. 12 At approximately noon on Saturday, Feb. 12, the Whitesburg drinking water plant notified the Kentucky Environmental Response Team (ERT) that several customers had called the plant to report they detected a diesel smell in their tap water. The plant investigated and...

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Whitesburg Consumer Advisory Lifted

February 15, 2011
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The Division of Water has reported that the Whitesburg Consumer Advisory, or No Contact Advisory, has been lifted. Citizens are advised to flush out their pipes by turning on all faucets for 20 minutes to rid pipes of all tainted water. Below is the Press Release from the Kentucky Division of Water. http://www.wkyt.com/wymtnews/headlines/Consumption_advisory_is_lifted_in_Whitesburg_116237089.html http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/15/1636191/whitesburg-water-ban-lifted.html...

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