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The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces 15 distinguished members as the 2020 WEF Fellows.

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ALEXANDRIA, Va.— The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces the 2020 WEF Awards recipients for individuals and organizations...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces 15 distinguished members as the 2020 WEF Fellows...

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The WEFTEC Connect technical program features hours of content specifically geared toward stormwater professionals.

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Earlier this summer our nation exploded with outrage at the senseless killings of George Floyd and other Black...

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Having diversity, equity, and inclusion in all levels of the workforce is vital to innovation and growth in...

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For 2020, the Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) will be a fully virtual event held over five days, October 5 to 9. Called WEFTEC Connect, this virtual experience will offer attendees interactive education, an exhibitor showcase, and networking experiences.

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Region 1 of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently recognized two wastewater professionals for excellence in their respective fields.

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We are committed to providing opportunities to our members and water sector professionals that meet interests, ability to travel, and financial resources. To achieve this, we have expanded WEFTEC to include virtual education, an exhibitor showcase, and networking components through our new virtual event called WEFTEC Connect.

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WEF is now accepting nominations for its 2020 Volunteer Service Recognition program through June 30.

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With the water sector protecting public health throughout the coronavirus pandemic, WEF administered a quick, informal poll to gain some insights into how this situation is effecting the water workforce. The results below were collected between March 23 and 28.

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WEF is delaying the opening of WEFTEC registration and housing until May 5.

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WEF is taking steps to help ensure the health and safety of our members, staff, and the community as well as seeking alternate avenues to provide the educational content and expertise you need. Watch video messages from WEF President Jackie Jarrell and WEF Executive Director Walt Marlowe.

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Both of us frequently attend the WEF Residual and Biosolids Conference, and we’ve always found the attendees and...

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WEF Board of Trustees President Jackie Jarrell details proposed key changes to the Water Environment Federation's governing documents....

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