AS-EPA collected samples from schools post-Tropical Cyclone (TC) Wasi. Samples were collected on February 24,2020 and the results are listed below. Schools located in the Standing Precautionary Boil Water Notice prior to TC Wasi are recommended to continue to boil water before consumption.
The American Samoa Environment Protection Agency (AS-EPA) hosted the Dry Litter Piggery Program Workshop in American Samoa from October 7 – 11, 2019. The workshop brought together national representatives from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) which include Tuvalu, Kiribati, the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and the Cook Islands to the Territory through funds made available from the Pacific Regional International Waters Ridge to Reef Project (IW R2R) via the Global Environment Facility and implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
The Governor’s Coral Reef Advisory Group (CRAG) - Land Based Sources of Pollution (LBSP) sponsored a one-day workshop for members of the Project Notification Review System (PNRS) Board to discuss stormwater management in American Samoa. The workshop was hosted by the American Samoa Environmental Protection Agency (AS-EPA) at its Green Building in Utulei.