"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 Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) and the National Institutes for Water Resources (NIWR) will host their joint, annual conference Water. Place. People.
June 9-11, 2020
Conference organizers are accepting calls for special sessions.
The 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.
John Bilotta, senior researcher and extension coordinator, details the Water Resources Center's commitment to fund nine new stormwater research projects