New project tests Ceded Territories for PFAS at request of tribes
April 3, 2023
A three-year tribally driven project to quantify levels of PFAS and their health impacts on plants and animals associated with aquatic ecosystems in Ceded Territories was recently funded.
Alison Mikulyuk will assist with WRI research competition
December 29, 2022
Alison Mikulyuk has a passion for water and she joins the staff as the first coordinator of Water@UW-Madison, and will assist with WRI's research competitions.
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Known by many for much, Anne Moser is now known as an award-winner
November 4, 2022
Anne Moser was named 2022 Nonformal Educator by the Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education.
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Freshwater@UW Summer Research Scholars Program opportunities now open
November 2, 2022
Based on the success of a pilot program on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus last summer, 31 undergraduate Freshwater@UW Summer Research Scholars opportunities are open for appl...
Research survey aligns the Wisconsin Idea with water
August 25, 2022
Associate Professor of Geoscience Michael Cardiff and his research team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are applying the Wisconsin Idea to groundwater issues.
Two new research projects about Wisconsin’s groundwater announced
July 6, 2022
A survey of rural views about water and a groundwater flooding research project are new for 2022.
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.

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