CV-SALTS Webinar: Nitrate Control Program: Permitting Pathways and Management Zones

This workshop will provide an overview of the CV-SALTS Nitrate Control Program and information on its two compliance pathway options, key deliverables, and timelines. Management Zones and Early action Plans will also be discussed.  POTWs and other wastewater treatment plants with groundwater discharges, Water Recyclers, Biosolids Application Sites and Compost Agencies, are encouraged to attend. […]

CV-SALTS Consultant Webinar: Salt and Nitrate Permit Compliance

Description: The Central Valley Salinity Coalition (CVSC) is hosting a live webinar for municipal and industry consultants in all disciplines of water resource management. The webinar will provide an opportunity to learn firsthand from the people who developed new nitrate and salt permit requirements approved by the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board. Click […]

CV-SALTS Webinar: Nitrate Control Program: A Deeper Dive

This second workshop will take a deeper dive into aspects of the Nitrate Control Program including considerations for choosing a pathway, permitting issues, forming and being part of a management zone, and other questions that may have arisen in Workshop #1. Click Here to Register.

Pyrethroid Pesticide Collaborative Effort Workshop

After a successful first workshop in which over 75 people and 30 agencies participated, CVCWA will be holding the second of a two-part virtual workshop to explore whether a collaborative effort to comply with monitoring, reporting and other requirements of the Pyrethroid Pesticide Basin Plan Amendment might be beneficial for Publicly Owned Treatment Works (POTWs)/wastewater […]

CVCWA Workshop on Proposed SWB Toxicity Policy

On Wednesday, August 5th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. CVCWA will be holding a workshop to discuss the potential impacts of the State Water Board’s proposed Toxicity Policy to Central Valley POTWs.  In early July,  the SWB released the Second Revised Draft Water Quality Control Plan for Inland Surface Waters, Enclosed Bays, and Estuaries of California; and […]

SWB Issues 13267 Letter for PFAS Monitoring – Workshop

In mid-July, the State Water Board sent 13267 letters requiring all wastewater treatment plants with permitted capacities over one million gallons per day (1 mgd) to complete a questionnaire and begin 4 quarters of monitoring for 31 per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) compounds in POTW influent, effluent, and biosolids.  Additionally, POTWs with groundwater monitoring requirements […]

Wastewater Consolidation and Funding Webinar

In 2018, Governor Brown signed SB 1215 into law, establishing funding and the regulatory framework for a statewide program to facilitate the consolidation of inadequate onsite sewage treatment systems with existing sewer systems.  During this webinar, you will hear about this program, funding opportunities and case studies.  Click Here To Register

CV-SALTS: Legal Questions Surrounding Management Zones for Cities and Special District Attorneys

Many communities within the Central Valley have or will be receiving Notice to Comply Orders for CV-SALTS’s Nitrate Control Program from the Central Valley Regional Water Board.  Under the Nitrate Control program, permittees are provided pathways to compliance, including the opportunity to work with other permittees discharging to the same groundwater basin to collaborate by […]

Pretreatment 101 Webinar – Region 9

Free Pretreatment Webinar: USEPA is hosting a free virtual Pretreatment 101 webinar which will take place over four days, June 7-10, 2021, from 9:00am-1:30pm PDT via a virtual platform. The course description is provided below.  Attendance is limited and priority is given to municipal, state and federal employees -- register early! You will only need […]