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

Nov-18-2016 Significant New Hampshire Mapping Project Completed New Enhanced Data Layers Now Available
Oct-27-2016 Southern N.H. Drinking Water Investigation Update
Well Water Results from the Kingston, NH Fire Station Contain Elevated Concentrations of PFOA
Oct-21-2016 Drought Conditions are Worsening: NHDES Urges the Public to Look for Ways to Conserve Water, to Report Water Shortages and Economic Impacts
Oct-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
Oct-18-2016 City of Dover Breaks Ground on Drinking Water Infrastructure Improvement Project
Oct-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
Oct-14-2016 NHDES and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Announce Agreement to Begin Pennichuck Water Line Extension to Litchfield Residents
Oct-14-2016 Snap the Shore, Face the Future!
New Hampshire King Tide Photo Contest to Raise Awareness of Rising Tides, October 17-19, 2016
Oct-13-2016 NHDES Encourages Residents to Shower Better
Celebrate Shower Better Month – October 2016
Oct-05-2016 New Hampshire Coastal Oil Spill Exercise Planned for October 12
Sept-29-2016 Report Drought Related Economic Impacts to NHDES
Sept-23-2016 Grants Available for Keeping New Hampshire Waters Clean
Sept-22-2016 Three Snow and Ice Management Industry Professionals Receive Salt Shaker Awards at the Third Annual New Hampshire Salt Symposium
Sept-16-2016 Drought Update - NHDES Is Urging the Public to Conserve and Municipalities to Implement Outdoor Lawn Watering Bans
Sept-16-2016 New Hampshire Coastal Program Public Meeting
Sept-13-2016 New Hampshire Celebrates 5th Annual National Drive Electric Week
Sept-08-2016 State Announces Its 2016 Fall Drawdown of Lakes
Sept-02-2106 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Showell Pond, Sandown, NH
Sept-01-2016 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Sebbins Pond, Bedford, NH
Aug-30-2016 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Hothole Pond, Loudon, NH
Aug-25-2016 NH Drought Management Team: Drought Update
Aug-25-2016 NHDES and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Approve Bid Process to Extend Pennichuck Water Line to Litchfield Residents
Aug-22-2016 Snow and Ice Management Contractors Invited to Annual New Hampshire Salt Symposium With Featured Speaker WMUR Meteorologist, Kevin Skarupa
Aug-12-2016 State Removes Cyanobacteria Warning for Nippo Pond, Barrington, NH
Aug-12-2016 NHDES Recognizes Allied Auto Wrecking for Environmental Achievement
Aug-10-2016 State Removes Cyanobacteria Warning for Little Island Pond, Pelham, NH
Aug-10-2016 NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day
Aug-08-2016 Additional Groundwater Monitoring Well Results Near the Former Coakley Landfill Show Elevated Concentrations of PFCs
Aug-05-2016 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Little Island Pond, Pelham, NH
Aug-03-2016 NHDES Urges Residents to Conserve Water in Drought Areas
Jul-29-2016 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Nippo Pond, Barrington, NH
Jul-29-2016 State Removes Cyanobacteria Warning for Downing Pond, New Durham, NH
Jul-28-2016 NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day
Unhealthy Air Pollution Levels Predicted for Thursday, July 28, 2016
Jul-26-2016 Residential Well Water Results near the Former Coakley Landfill Received
Jul-21-2016 Saint-Gobain Stack Emissions Testing Results Received
Jul-20-2016 NHDES Releases New Hampshire Lake Information Mapper
a new interactive surface water quality map that provides links to historical and current lake trophic survey reports
Jul-06-2016 NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day
Unhealthy Air Pollution Levels Predicted for Wednesday and Thursday
Jun-30-2016 Groundwater Results from the Former Coakley Landfill Contain Elevated Concentrations of PFCs
Jun-30-2016 State Issues Cyanobacteria Warning for Downing Pond, New Durham, NH
Jun-28-2016 NHDES Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update - Designated Properties in Amherst to Be Provided Bottled Water
Jun-27-2016 Buoy on Popular New England Lake Helps Determine When to Stay Out of the Water
Jun-22-2016 Gulf of Maine Council Recognizes 2016 International Award Winners
Jun-20-2016 Public Meeting June 27 in Portsmouth
Northeast Regional Planning Body Draft Ocean Plan Public Meeting
Jun-15-2016

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

Jun-14-2016 Governor Hassan Proclaims June 2016 as Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Month in New Hampshire
Jun-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
Jun-09-2016 Native, Invasive or Evolving? New Information Available on the Algae Known as “Didymo” or “Rock Snot”
Jun-03-2016 Elevated Levels of PFCs Found Near Former Salem Landfill
Jun-01-2016 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
May-31-2016 NHDES Releases New Hampshire Inventory of Tidal Shoreline Protection Structures
May-31-2016 New Hampshire Students Learn About Water!
May-27-2016 NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day
Unhealthy Air Pollution Levels Predicted for Saturday
May-25-2016 NHDES Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update
Designated Properties in Bedford to Be Provided Bottled Water
Updated Well Test Results
May-20-2016 Public Information & Comment Meetings – May 26 and June 1
New Hampshire Coastal Risk and Hazards Commission Draft Report and Recommendations
May-20-2016 Green Your Fleet! Petroleum Reduction Workshop June 10th
May-19-2016 NHDES Welcomes New U.S. EPA Health Advisory for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)
My-17-2016 Southern NH PFOA Investigation Update
Groundwater Results from the Former Merrimack Town Landfill Contain Elevated Concentrations of PFOA
May-16-2016 Public Information Meeting – Amherst
NH NHDES and NHHHS to Discuss Results of Drinking Water Tests Related to Investigation of Perfluorochemical Found in Drinking Water
May-16-2016 Media Advisory
New Tools Empower Communities and Help Private Well Owners Test and Treat Well Water for Arsenic and Other Contaminants
May-11-2016 NHDES Expanding Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) Investigation
May-04-2016 NHDES and Saint-Gobain Announce Agreement to Fund Design Work on Potential Public Water Extension
May-02-2016 NCI Bladder Cancer Study Underscores NHDES Recommendation for Private Well Testing
May-02-2016 Know Your Water and Protect Your Water During Drinking Water Week and Year 'Round
Apr-22-2016 Updated Drinking Water Well Test Results for Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation
Apr-19-2016 NHDES Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update
Bottled Water Pick Up
Apr-14-2016 Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update
Groundwater and Soil Sample Results from the Saint-Gobain Facility
Apr-13-2016 Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update
Updated Drinking Water Well Test Results and NHDES Expanding Area for Private Well Testing
Apr-06-2016 NHDES Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation Update Bottled Water to Be Provided to Approximately 400 Properties
Apr-06-2016 DES Launches New OneStop Data Mapper Web Mapping Site
Apr-05-2016 Public Information Meeting Litchfield, NH NHDES and NHHS to Discuss Results of Drinking Water Tests Related to Investigation of Perfluorochemical Found in Drinking Water
Mar-31-2016 Updated Drinking Water Well Test Results for Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation
Mar-29-2016 Updated Drinking Water Well Test Results for Southern N.H. PFOA Investigation
Mar-25-2016 Bedford Public Information
Meeting NHDES and NH Division of Public Health Services to Discuss Results of Drinking Water Tests Related to Investigation of Perfluorochemical Found in Drinking Water
Mar-18-2016 NHDES Receives Initial Drinking Water Well Tests for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) in Southern New Hampshire
Mar-14-2016 Public Information Meetings - NHDES and NH Division of Public Health Services to Discuss Results of Drinking Water Tests Related to Investigation of Perfluorochemical Found in Drinking Water
Mar-11-2016 Grants Available for Wetlands Restoration
Mar-04-2016 NHDES, Merrimack Village Water District, and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Investigating Perfluorochemical Found in Drinking Water
Feb-03-2016 $1 Million Federal Grant Awarded to Help Conserve 1,100 Acres in Epping, N.H.
Jan-06-2016 DES Declares Air Quality Action Day

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