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Investigation into Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) Found in Southern New Hampshire Drinking Water

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June 22, 2016
  Gulf of Maine Council Recognizes 2016 International Award Winners
June 20, 2016
  Public Meeting June 27 in Portsmouth
Northeast Regional Planning Body Draft Ocean Plan Public Meeting
June 16, 2016

Public Information Meeting – Instream Flow Rulemaking
NHDES to hold an information meeting to begin the Instream Flow rulemaking process

June 14, 2016
  Governor Hassan Proclaims June 2016 as Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Month in New Hampshire
June 10, 2016
  Public Information Meeting – Southern N.H. PFC Investigation
NHDES and NHDHHS to Provide Update on Ongoing Investigation of Perfluorochemicals Found in Southern N.H. Drinking Water
June 9, 2016
  Native, Invasive or Evolving? New Information Available on the Algae Known as “Didymo” or “Rock Snot”
June 3, 2016
  Elevated Levels of PFCs Found Near Former Salem Landfill
June 1, 2016
  Coastal Program Announces Request for Proposals for “Design Solutions for Coastal Resilience” Funding Opportunity
May 31, 2016
  NHDES Establishes Ambient Groundwater Quality Standard for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)
May 31, 2016
  NHDES to Hold Bedford Public Information Meeting on Perfluorochemicals in Drinking Water
Meeting Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016
May 31, 2016
  NHDES Releases New Hampshire Inventory of Tidal Shoreline Protection Structures
May 31, 2016
  New Hampshire Students Learn About Water!
Winners of NH 4th Grade Water Science Fair Announced


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  Test It - A short video on how to test your well
  Healthy Water - A short video on the health concerns for common contaminants in New Hampshire’s groundwater
  NHDES Be Well Informed Private Well App - An interactive web application for private well owners to interpret water quality test results and identify appropriate water treatment options
  Current Drought Conditions
  New Hampshire's Environmental Dashboard


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  DRAFT 401 Water Quality Certification for the Operation of the NextEra Energy Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant available for public comment Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  DRAFT 401 Water Quality Certification for the Dredging of Sagamore Creek available for public comment
  Public Notice for Stakeholders Meeting on NH’s Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative and EPA’s Clean Power Plan Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Register now for the May 11 Drinking Water Source Protection Conference
  DRAFT 401 Water Quality Certification for the Granite Meadows Development in Raymond available for public comment
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for the Monadnock Hydroelectric Project
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for the redevelopment and operation of the Brooklyn Hydropower Project
  EPA Sets 2015 National Standard for Ozone at 70 ppb Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Department Climate Initiative: 2014 Periodic Review Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for the Pike Industries Hooksett Quarry Expansion
  FOR PUBLIC COMMENT – NHDES Air Monitoring Program's Annual Network Review and Plan Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Water Quality Certification Approved for the Balsams Grand Resort Wilderness Ski Area snowmaking withdrawal and redevelopment
  Final Temporary Permit for Public Service of New Hampshire – Schiller Station, Portsmouth, NH
  Water Quality Certification Approved for the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge Replacement Project
  Wetlands Bureau Rulemaking and Process Improvement Effort
  EPA’s Clean Power Plan
  A Climate Action Plan For the State of New Hampshire
  Great Bay Estuary


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