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The Federal Water Quality Association

... is a member association of the Water Environment Federation (WEF). Founded in 1928, WEF is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization with members from varied disciplines who work toward the WEF vision of preservation and enhancement of the global water environment. The WEF network includes water quality professionals from 79 Member Associations in more than 30 countries.

FWQA is committed to advancing science and education, disseminating technical information, increasing public understanding, and promoting the creation of sound public policy about the nation's water quality issues. FWQA members worldwide include government executives, engineering professionals, consultants, members of the academic community, and others.    


Our theme for this year is "Charting the Course for Water Innovation and Sustainability". We plan to have a great mix of local, national, and international topics during our program this year, so please plan on joining us at our events!

  • Read our latest newsletter (Vol. 38, No. 3) 
  • Please join us at the Elephant and Castle (1201 Pennsylvania Ave., NW) on November 20 for a luncheon featuring Dr. Eileen O’Neill Executive Director of the Water Environment Federation. Please call Tim Schmitt at (202) 833-9140 or Clara Alston at (202) 564-0677 by COB Friday, November 14 to register


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