Annual Water Meeting
It's not too soon to think about the annual meeting of the American Water Resources Association-Wisconsin Section. That takes place March 10-11, 2016, in the Wisconsin Dells.

Consider an End-of-Year Gift
The University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute funds research that safeguards our treasured waters. You could make a difference by making a gift to protect valuable Wisconsin water assets.

Water-Related Fellowships Available
Our sister organization, Wisconsin Sea Grant, is connected to numerous water-related fellowships for graduate students. All have deadlines in early 2016.

WRI Research Project Results
A WRI research project on how climate change may affect fish migration in Wisconsin yields results--fish are responding to warming water temperature when they spawn, not water flow.

Projects and Publications
Wisconsin's water facts A resource guide to aquaculture Water Library for Kids
Wisconsin's Water Library
Wisconsin Groundwater Research and Monitoring Competition

The Wisconsin Ground Water Coordinating Council announces the State of Wisconsin Joint Solicitation for project proposals to the Wisconsin Groundwater Research and Monitoring Program. Approximately $320,000 to $420,000 will be available for new projects for fiscal year 2017 (beginning July 1, 2016). Proposals are due by 4 p.m. CST on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. Complete instructions for proposal submission are now available on this site.

Wisconsin Water Resources Institute

The University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute (UW-WRI) promotes research, training and information dissemination to effectively confront water resources problems. It was formed in 1964 and is one of 54 such institutes at land grant universities in each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Guam. The institutes are the primary link between water experts at the nation’s universities and those who manage and use water. Collectively, the programs are known as the Water Resources Research Institute Program, which is authorized by the Water Resources Research Act of 1984. The program is administered by the U.S. Geological Survey. The UW-WRI is housed in the Aquatic Sciences Center (ASC) of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. ASC also houses the University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute, which has a complementary mission of research, education and outreach related to water – the coastlines and estuaries of the Great Lakes.



ASC Publications Store

The ASC Publications Store features a collection of the most popular publications from the University of Wisconsin Sea Grant and Water Resources Institutes, including brochures, fact sheets and posters. Many are free.


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