Monthly Archives: February 2013

Water Treatment Certification Deadline

We’ve been preoccupied here at MOST with getting folks prepared for the March 16 Water Distribution Operator exam — so preoccupied, in fact, that we almost forgot about another critical certification deadline.  March 1 is the final day to have …
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California Water Distribution Exam — Less Than Three Weeks

Time is racing by!  Have you devoted a few more hours to your preparation for the California Water Distribution exam?  It’s now less than three weeks away. We are behind here at MOST.  We are still updating our sample exams …
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Seawater Desalination in SoCal

Southern California may not be the driest place on Planet Earth, but we sure don’t get much rain.  It’s a bit amusing at times to hear of “droughts” lasting a couple of weeks in other parts of the world.  By …
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Happy Presidents’ Day

We tend to mark the passage of time with special occasions, such as holidays.  Today is Presidents’ Day, and a hearty “Hail to the Chief” to each of the men who served our Nation in its highest office.  Despite our …
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Matt Damon Speaks for Water.Org

Those of you that have taken courses from us have heard us speak of a staggering statistic: 4,000 children die each day from waterborne diseases.  Or perhaps we should say, water-“Bourne” diseases.  We have also decried the lack of visibility …
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Water Distribution Operator Certification Exam Is Five Weeks Away

This must be some kind of time-space warp!  Where is 2013 going?  Winter in California means rain, and we really haven’t seen that much so far.  Perhaps that’s skewing our perception of time elapsing?  But it is only perception.  The …
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California Snow Surveys

We like to keep you updated on the water supply situation in California here at MOST.  And one of the tools we rely on is the California Snow Surveys.  We just came across a nice article on these surveys from …
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Water Distribution Operator Certification Exam

Yes, we will continue to pester you about the upcoming Water Distribution Operator certification exam.  And yes, we realize it’s Super Sunday, and the chances of you getting some studying in this weekend are poor.  But that’s really a lesson …
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Water Supply Update

As we noted at few posts ago, the California Department of Water Resources conducts field surveys of the snow pack in the Sierra Nevada mountains on or about the first of the month from January through May each year.  The …
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