Minnesota Stormwater Research Council


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The Minnesota Stormwater Research Council (MSRC) is a not-for-profit organization established in 2016 to:

  • Facilitate the completion of needed applied research that enables more informed decisions about the use, management and protection of our water resources in urbanized areas.

  • Periodically assess the status of research, identify consensus research priorities, and communicate these to Minnesota’s public and private research agencies and organizations.

  • Promote coordination of research goals, objectives and funding among the research agencies and organizations.

The MSRC is an independent organization of stormwater professionals, practitioners, managers, engineers, researchers and others currently operating as an unincorporated association with the University of Minnesota Water Resources Center (WRC) as the fiscal agent.

2019 MN SWRC Request for Stormwater Research Funds .pdf

Highlights of the Research Council 2017-18 .pdf

MSRC Framework describing the purpose, activities, and governance of the organization

2019-20 Council Advisory Committee

Annual MSRC Meeting and Stormwater Seminar - July 18, 2019

July 2019 MSRC Council Meeting Video including mid-project presentations Note: This is a 3+ hour video, however you may scan ahead and watch any of the individual presentations.

To join the Council and receive email updates, please subscribe to our mailing list!

Questions? Contact John Bilotta: jbilotta@umn.edu I 612-624-7708