science

ASCE Members Advise Federal Government on Water Information Programs

ASCE members Martha Juch, P.E., D.WRE, and Robert Schreiber, P.E., BCEE, D.WRE participated in the Advisory Committee on Water Information (ACWI) annual meeting last month in Reston, Virginia. The advisory committee’s mission is to improve water information for decision making for natural resources management and environmental protection. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is the primary......

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Congress Headed for a Fight on Science

Congress appears ready to start of new fight on what until recently has been a largely non-partisan issue.  House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chair Lamar Smith (R-TX) has circulated draft legislation to reauthorize and replace the America COMPETES Act.   Entitled the “Frontiers in Innovation, Research, Science, Technology Act of 2013” or FIRST Act, the......

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