Percolating pollution
May 19, 2022
A Wisconsin Water Resources Institute project is exploring how bacteria and other water contaminants flow through soil by applying a medical technology widely used for cancer imaging.
Decades of proceedings from annual water meetings now available
May 4, 2022
45 years of proceedings from annual conferences of the American Water Resources Association, Wisconsin Chapter, now online.
Annual Symposium Explores Water-Science-Humanities-People Connections
April 7, 2022
Sign up now for free, online water symposium happening on Friday, April 22, 2022.
Narrow water with wetland grasses blue sky with clouds
New undergraduate research program focused on water launched
March 22, 2022
March 29, 2022 The University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute (WRI) and its sister organization the Wisconsin Sea Grant College Program Tuesday received a $358,000 two-year grant f...
UW-Milwaukee researchers examine road salt’s year-round impact on Wisconsin rivers
February 15, 2022
Research led by geoscience professor Charles Paradis will help policy makers and others balance public safety with environmental health when it comes to road salting practices.
2021 Year in Review
December 16, 2021
It’s the contributions from water researchers and managers that help us all understand and protect these precious assets. Here is a year in review of  University of Wisconsin Water Resources

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