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Investigation into the presence of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) in New Hampshire

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October 8, 2019
  Public Hearing on Draft Air Permit for Air Pollution Control Equipment at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Information Meeting to Provide Update on Southern New Hampshire PFAS Investigation
October 3, 2019
  Now Available: The New Hampshire Flood Hazards Handbook for Municipal Officials
September 23, 2019
  Free Event: The Bi-State Electric Vehicle Connector September 27 at Hypertherm in Lebanon, NH
September 19, 2019
  No New Aquatic Invasive Plant Species Infestations for Two Years and Counting
September 13, 2019
  New Hampshire Coastal Oil Spill Exercise Planned for September 18
September 11, 2019
  New Hampshire Celebrates 9th Annual National Drive Electric Week
September 10, 2019
  State Announces Its 2019 Fall Drawdown of Lakes
September 3, 2019
  New Hampshire Coastal Flood Risk Science and Technical Advisory Panel Releases Published Science Summary and Requests Public Input on Draft Guidance
August 21, 2019
  Green Algae Bloom on Locke Lake in Barnstead, New Hampshire
August 9, 2019
  NH Winners Recognized at Gulf of Maine Council's 2019 International Award Ceremony
August 9, 2019
  Atlantic Coast Reopened for Shellfish Harvest
August 2, 2019
  Baker River Water Quality Acceptable for Swimming Despite Widespread Turbidity Due to Heavy Rainfall
July 30, 2019
  Drinking Water and Groundwater Trust Fund Makes Statewide Private Well Sampling Initiative Possible
July 29, 2019
  NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day
July 24, 2019
  NHDES Commissioner Scott Testifies in Washington on PFAS Impacts to New Hampshire
July 12, 2019
  Local Source Water Protection Grant Applications Are Now Available
June 28, 2019
  Shellfishing 'Red Tide' Harvest Closure Extended to Great Bay and Little Bay
June 28, 2019
  NHDES Proposes New PFAS Drinking Water Standards
June 20, 2019
  NH Coastal Program Announces Results of Resilient Tidal Crossings Project
June 14, 2019
  Public Information Meeting NHDES to Provide Update on East Kingston PFAS Investigation
June 5, 2019
  Milestone of Statewide High Resolution Elevation Data has been reached
May 29, 2019
  National Dam Safety Awareness Day is May 31, NHDES Encourages Residents to Learn about the Benefits and Risks Associated with Dams in their Area
May 24, 2019
  Town of Gorham and Strafford Regional Planning Commission Recognized for Source Water Protection Efforts
May 20, 2019
  Coastal Program Announces Request for Proposals for New Hampshire Coastal Resilience Municipal Planning Grants
May 15, 2019
  27th Annual New Hampshire Fourth Grade Water Science Fair and Poetry Winners Announced
May 14, 2019
  Destination Electric Plugs into Local Communities to Spotlight Small Businesses Who Support Driving Electric
May 10, 2019
  Governor Sununu Highlights State Employee Energy Efficiency Efforts
May 9, 2019
  Atlantic Coast and Hampton/Seabrook Harbor Shellfishing Closed Because of "Red Tide"
May 5, 2019
  NH Addressing Drinking Water Issues, Private Wells at Greatest Risk - Drinking Water Week May 5-11


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  CWSRF Public Notice – Short-Term WWTF Improvements Phase 2, Epping, NH (Comments Due October 13, 2019) Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  2019 Biennial Solid Waste Report Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  CWSRF Public Notice – Colonial Pines Sewer Extension – Phases 3 & 4, Rochester, NH (Comments Due October 10, 2019) Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) Funding Requests Due August 16
  New Online Payment System for SSB's e-Permitting Coming in May – eChecks to be accepted!
  Post-Hazard Event Summary – Ice Jam, South Branch Piscataquog River Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  2018 Clean Diesel Grant
  Drought Management
  NH Drinking Water and Groundwater Trust Fund website
  State of New Hampshire Air Quality - 2017: Air Pollution Trends, Effects and Regulation Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  State of New Hampshire Air Quality - 2017: Executive Edition Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Volkswagen Settlement
  Environmental News Newsletter Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  New Hampshire's Environmental Dashboard


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  Ozone Transport Commission notice of public comment period and public hearing Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  2019-20 Air Monitoring Program Review and Plan Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Open for public comment until July 3, 2019. Send comments to Kendall Perkins
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for maintenance dredge of Hampton and Seabrook Harbor
  Register now for the May 16 Drinking Water Source Protection Conference
  Draft 401 Water Quality Certification for commercial development in Seabrook available for Public Comment Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Final Phosphorous TMDL for Phillips Pond in Sandown Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  EPA's Review of the Final Phosphorous TMDL Report for Phillips Pond in Sandown NH Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  EPA's Approval Letter for the Final Phosphorous TMDL Report for Phillips Pond in Sandown, NH Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  Alert! Obtaining Emergency Authorization to Repair/ Replace Damaged Culverts Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  New Hampshire National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Study Commission
  Approved 401 Water Quality Certification for NHDOT Route 16 Improvements in Dummer
  Wetlands Bureau Rulemaking and Process Improvement Effort
  Great Bay Estuary


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