November 2020 - CWEA eNewsletter

Our Mission

The mission of The Chesapeake Water Environment Association is to improve water quality and protect the environment in the Maryland, Delaware and Washington DC area. This is accomplished, with the support of our members, through the exchange of technical and scientific information in the form of seminars, luncheons, webinars and conferences.

Contact Information

Traci Storm
CWEA Executive Administrator

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Did your copy of the Ecoletter arrive at the office, but you’re working from home?  You don’t need to miss out, we’ve got a digital version for you!  Click here to access the Ecoletter digital version. You can also access it from the CWEA website!

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Board Meeting

The CWEA Board meeting is slated to take place on November 19, 2020, starting at 12:30 p.m. and scheduled to last until 3 p.m. It will take place via Microsoft Teams. Check out the CWEA website calendar for the meeting link. All CWEA members are invited to attend to observe what takes place during our board meetings. CWEA President, Laura Oakes, will lead the meeting following an established agenda, which reviews our 30 committees and upcoming events. We hope to see you there!

Collection Systems Seminar

Stormwater Seminar

15th Annual Ed Norton Open Golf Tournament

Click to view photos from the October 21 event.

NASSCO Virtual Classes

For a limited time only NASSCO is offering Virtual Classes for: Pipeline Assessment Certification Program (PACP®) and Inspector Training Certification Program (ITCP®) 
Click here to learn more.

Holiday Trivia

Do you miss networking and spending time with your coworkers and peers? Are you ready to celebrate the holiday season? Would you enjoy spending time doing both, safely, with a chance to win prizes!? Stay tuned for details!

SOP Webpage

Attention Committee Chairs, Vice-Chairs, and committee members:  Need a refresher on how to add files to your committee’s folder? Check out the new SOP page on the CWEA website.  Click here for the tutorial:  It is located at under the RESOURCES tab by clicking on the SOP Page option.


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EPA Webinar

Workforce Technology Adoption: It's All About The People Webinar
DECEMBER 9, 2020 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Please join EPA and speakers from two leading organizations as they discuss the motivations, challenges, and benefits they are seeing as they work with their own employees and others to ensure these persons get the best support possible to meet the water quality challenges of the 21st century. Click here to learn more and to register.
Chesapeake Water Environment Association - November 2020 - CWEA eNewsletter