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

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October 21, 2016
  Drought Conditions are Worsening: NHDES Urges the Public to Look for Ways to Conserve Water, to Report Water Shortages and Economic Impacts
October 19, 2016
  State Officials Celebrate National Bioenergy Day with Opening of New Wood Biomass Heating Plant
Project will heat NH’s environmental protection and public health agencies building
October 18, 2016
  City of Dover Breaks Ground on Drinking Water Infrastructure Improvement Project
NHDES State Revolving Fund and MtBE Funding Utilized
October 17, 2016
  Innovative Biomass Energy Project Event
Recognition of the State of New Hampshire's Leadership on an Innovative Biomass Energy Project Highlighted on National Bioenergy Day, October 19
October 14, 2016
  NHDES and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Announce Agreement to Begin Pennichuck Water Line Extension to Litchfield Residents
October 14, 2016
  Snap the Shore, Face the Future!
New Hampshire King Tide Photo Contest to Raise Awareness of Rising Tides, October 17-19, 2016
October 13, 2016
  NHDES Encourages Residents to Shower Better
Celebrate Shower Better Month – October 2016
October 5, 2016
  New Hampshire Coastal Oil Spill Exercise Planned for October 12
September 29, 2016
  Report Drought Related Economic Impacts to NHDES
September 23, 2016
  Grants Available for Keeping New Hampshire Waters Clean
September 22, 2016
  Three Snow and Ice Management Industry Professionals Receive Salt Shaker Awards at the Third Annual New Hampshire Salt Symposium
September 16, 2016
  Drought Update - NHDES Is Urging the Public to Conserve and Municipalities to Implement Outdoor Lawn Watering Bans
September 16, 2016
  New Hampshire Coastal Program Public Meeting
September 13, 2016
  New Hampshire Celebrates 5th Annual National Drive Electric Week
September 8, 2016
  State Announces Its 2016 Fall Drawdown of Lakes


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  Current Drought Conditions
  NEW! Drought Economic Impact Survey for Households on Private Wells
  NEW! Drought Economic Impact Survey for Industrial, Commercial, Institutional, Public Water System and Agricultural Water Users
  Environmental News Newsletter Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  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
  New Hampshire's Environmental Dashboard


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  Final Bacteria TMDL Report for Camp Hadar Beach on Captain Pond in Salem, NH (and updated bacteria results for Camp Otter Beach) Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Fuel Standards for Processed Construction and Demolition (C&D) Wood
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for the Operation of the NextEra Energy Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant available
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for the Dredging of Sagamore Creek
  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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