Council Springs, Madison Wis. Photo by David Nevala.
Linking groundwater and nutrients to monitor fen ecosystems using airborne imaging spectroscopy. Photo by Sara Stathas.
Researching historic changes in groundwater use by trees due to high-capacity groundwater pumping and climate variability. Stevens Point, Wis. Photo by Sara Stathas.
Mapping the base of the Cambrian aquifer through geophysical modeling of Precambrian topography. Devils Lake, Wis. Photo by Sara Stathas.
Anthropogenically driven changes to the metagenome of a shallow groundwater and its effect on aquifer. Milwaukee, Wis. Photo by Sara Stathas.
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Dec. 20, 2018 A lot happened in water research, education and outreach this year thanks to the University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute (WRI) and its sister organization Sea Grant. One way to commemorate all…
Two Water Resources Institute researchers are working on a project that will help farmers in the Central Sands better manage their nitrogen fertilizer use and improve water quality and quantity in a changing climate.