Massachusetts PI awarded USGS 104(g) grant

Smith College Assistant Professor of Engineering Niveen Ismail received a $248,201NIWR/USGS National Competitive Grant through the Mass. Water Resources Research Center.

Abstract Submission Open for North East Graduate Student Water Symposium

Abstract submission is open for the 2018 New England Graduate Student Water Symposium at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

WRRC selects LARP student to attend WSI Conference

WRRC chose Sara Rose Lawyer for a full scholarship to attend and present a poster at the WaterSmart Innovations Conference this fall.

WSI conference graduate student scholarship available

A $1300 graduate student scholarship to attend the WaterSmart Innovations Conference in Las Vegas in October 2018 is now available

WRRC selects Marine Biological Lab for its FY18 WRIP program

This year the Water Resources Research Center selected one major project to fund under its Water Resources Institutes Program.

Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program RFP Released

The USGS has released the Fiscal year 2018 104G RFP. For more details see our Funding page.

2017 Campus RainWorks Challenge!

Calling all college students! Registration is still open for the 2017 Campus RainWorks Challenge, a green infrastructure design competition for colleges and universities

Director Paula Rees takes new position on campus

WRRC Director Paula Rees has taken the position of Diversity Programs Director for the College of Engineering at UMass Amherst.

Water Environment Federation Launches Podcast - Words on Water

WEF has launched a podcast titled Words On Water to feature conversations with influential and interesting people who work in the water sector.

100-Year Flood?

With Hurricane Harvey causing major floods in Texas and nearby states, the question of 100-year floods comes back to the forefront. An interesting FiveThirtyEight article explains the issue of floods and how they are hard to predict accurately.