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Q2 2017 Regional Roundup: Part 2

By The SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the second quarter of 2017.  The second part of the series focuses on activity within the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US.  Check back tomorrow for part three of the series, which will cover the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions, as well as grant and funding information related to the US water industry.

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Q2 2017 Regional Roundup: Part 1

By The SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the second quarter of 2017.  The first part of the series focuses on activity within the Southwest and West regions of the US.  Check back tomorrow for part two of the series, which will cover the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US.

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Prepare the DVR, it's Shark Week!

By Carlee Duggan

Most people have heard of the 1975 film Jaws, a movie depicting a giant great white shark wreaking havoc upon swimmers.  With close-up shots of the unlucky swimmers being consumed by the infamous shark, this movie scares people right out of the water and off the beach.  After watching Jaws, many people swear off swimming in water known to contain sharks.  (Understandably so!)  Even still, the last week in July is pretty much Jaws, all day every day, for a full 168 hours on the Discovery Channel.

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Best Beaches in America

By The SplashLink Team

Clean Beaches Week, the “Earth Day” of beaches, is celebrated annually from July 1 -7. It’s organized by the Clean Beaches Coalition (CBC) to promote clean, healthy, and well managed beaches across the globe. The holiday focuses on 4 themes; environment, dining, recreation, and travel, to highlight the importance of beaches in our lives. The U.S. has no shortage of beautiful coastlines worthy of celebration and protection. We’ve picked a few that definitely meet every need on your “Dream Vacation Checklist”.

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Marine Pollution and Associated Funding

By The SplashLink Content Team

In the Western and Mid-Atlantic regions, there is a myriad of concerns that are related to marine pollution, marine debris, runoff, and invasive species, to name a few. Safeguarding these coastal areas necessitates plans and funding that limit marine pollution. Funding for projects to prevent marine pollution follow different pathways within the Western and Mid-Atlantic states.

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