"The University of Minnesota and the WRC are well-suited to address water resources challenges through data-enabled research and education. Our role in Midwest Big Data Hubs effort will build on our expertise and capabilities in water quality research."
Jeff Peterson, Water Resources Center Director
The WRC's Onsite Sewage Treatment Program aims to teach homeowners about the myths and misconceptions of septics systems, knowledge that could save them money and help protect the environment. MPR Story
The Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) and the National Institutes for Water Resources (NIWR) will hold their joint, annual conference in Minneapolis: Water. Place. People. June 9-11, 2020
Conference organizers currently accepting abstracts
The MDH report, co-authored by Lucia Levers of the Water Resources Center and Peter Calow of the Humphrey School, estimates the costs and benefits of removing lead from drinking water in Minnesota.
Fifty water bodies in Minnesota exceed water quality standards for chloride. Researchers Sara Heger and Alycia Overbo document their findings in the summer edition of Minnegram.