Tag Archives: Environmental Health

May is National Water Safety Month

As the 2015 summer swimming season kicks off, communities around the nation are celebrating National Water Safety Month. The seventh annual event is an awareness initiative campaigned and coordinated by the American Association of Pool and Spa…

Chikungunya in the United States

NACCHO, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will host “Chikungunya in America.” This new webinar examines the chikungya virus, a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes that causes a host of…

Legal Aspects of Raw Milk

Join NACCHO and the Network for Public Health Law Thursday, March 26 from 3-4 PM ET for a new collaborative webinar, “Legal Aspects of Raw Milk.” The webinar will highlight laws and regulations regarding raw…

National Groundwater Awareness Week

Now well into its second decade, National Groundwater Awareness Week, March 8-14, 2015, spotlights one of the world’s most important resources—groundwater. Groundwater is essential to the health and well-being of humanity and the environment. Whether…