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Press Releases/Media Advisories – 2006

Description Date Release Number
State Agencies, State Parks, and Mining Company Agree to Start Pollution Control and Cleanup at Empire Mine State Historic Park, Grass Valley 12/5/06 06-034
State Water Resources Control Board Awards $31 Million for Coastal Clean Water Projects in California
[Statewide Fund List / North Fund List and Map / South Fund List and Map]
11/15/06 06-033
Tulare County Well Owners/Residents Notified of Results in Voluntary Well Testing Program 11/9/06 06-032
State Water Board Adopts List of Waters That Do Not Meet Standards - Federal Clean Water Act Requires States to Review and Update List 11/8/06 06-031
Water Quality Coalitions Comply with Central Valley Water Board Participant List Requirement 10/30/06 06-030
State Water Board Adds Legislative Search Features to On-Line Proposals Information Tool 10/18/06 06-029
State Water Board Awards $17 Million for Agricultural Water Quality Projects 10/12/06 06-028
State Water Board Awards $18 Million for Clean Runoff Projects - Regions 4, 5, 6 9/21/06 06-025
State Water Board Awards $18 Million for Clean Runoff Projects - Regions 7, 8, 9 9/21/06 06-024
State Water Board Presents Grant at Oceans Conference for Project to Protect Critical San Diego Coastal Areas 9/20/06 06-023
State Scholarships Help Teachers Take Ocean Lessons to the Classroom 9/20/06 06-022
State Water Board Awards $18 Million for Clean Runoff Projects - Regions 1, 2, 3 9/21/06 06-021
Lahontan Water Board Prosecution Team Releases Settlement Proposal in Lake Tahoe Sewage Spill Case 9/11/06 Lahontan Regional Board
State Water Board Awards $75 Million for Clean Water Projects
    [Funded Projects]
9/7/06 06-020
Water Board Investigation Leads to Arraignment 8/16/06 06-019
More Blue-Green Algae on Klamath River than Last Year Say Local, Tribal, State and Federal Authorities 8/14/06 06-018
State Water Board Offers Funding for Brownfield Sites 7/24/06 06-017
State Water Board Reminds Californians: When You Save Water, You Save Power 7/20/06 06-016
State Water Resources Control Board Moves Closer to Approving $10 Million for Ocean Protection 6/8/06 06-014

State Water Board Celebrates Milestones for Two California Water Recycling Projects

6/02/06 06-013
State Water Board Gives Corcoran $2 Million to Remove Arsenic from Drinking Water 5/17/06 06-012
Hilmar Cheese Pays $3 Million in Water Quality Settlement Agreement 5/11/06 Central Valley Regional Board
State Water Board Gives $2.68 Million for Upgrades; Helps Willows Celebrate Wastewater Plant 5/9/06 06-011
Regional Water Board Limits Sediment and Runoff from PALCO's Timber Operations in Elk River and Freshwater Creek 5/9/06 Northcoast Regional Board
Ten U.S. and Mexican States Make Progress on Border Environmental Issues 5/1/06 06-010
Water Boards Unveil Storm Water Education Toolbox Throughout U.S. 4/27/06 06-009
California Supreme Court Upholds Water Boards’ Win in L.A. Trash Case 4/20/06 06-008
Veteran Environmental Enforcer Named State Water Board's New Enforcement Director 4/18/06 06-007
Leviathan Mine Overflow 4/13/06 Lahontan Regional Board
State Water Board OK's $400,000 for Continuing cleanup of Leviathan Mine 4/5/06 06-006
Regional Water Board Approves Tougher Hilmar Settlement 3/16/06 Central Valley Regional Board
Judge Affirms Water Boards $62,000 Fines Against Three Water Rights Holders in Delta 2/16/06 06-005
Prosecution Team of Regional Water Board Reaches New Tentative Settlement with Hilmar Cheese 2/14/06 Central Valley Regional Board
Historic Joint Meeting of Two Cal/EPA Boards Focuses on Air Pollutants that are Transferred to Water 2/10/06 06-004
Regional Water Board Collects Fine to Pay for Cleanups 2/2/06

North Coast Regional Board

Governor Schwarzenegger's State Water Board Appointees Confirmed 1/31/06 06-003
California Supreme Court Upholds Water Board Efforts to Prevent Degradation of Water Quality by Logging
Courts Side with Water Boards on Two Water Quality Cases
Longtime Water Engineer Named Executive Officer of Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board 1/27/06 Central Valley Regional Board
Lahontan Regional Water Board Proposes $500,000 Penalty for April 2005 Sewage Discharge to the Mojave River 1/25/06 Lahontan RWQCB
Central Valley Water Board Proposes $400,000 Penalty for a San Joaquin County Gas Station's Failure to Clean Up Groundwater 1/4/06 Central Valley Regional Board


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