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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 "Providing Access to Safe, Clean Water: A Global Challenge" 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. 44, No. 1)  In this issue: Nishida Presents Actions for Providing Global Clean Water, President's Corner, Calendar of Events, Science Fair Judges Needed, and the 2019-2020 FWQA Election Results
March 19, 2020 - Luncheon with speaker Jeff Lape, Director, EPA's National Water Reuse Program at the Elephant and the Castle. For reservations, please email

May 21, 2020 - Annual Scholarship and Science Fair Awards Luncheon at the Elephant and Castle. For reservations, please email