World Water Day is held annually on March 22nd as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. This year's theme is wastewater.
Hatch and Randhir comment about possible benefits of recent snow on regional drought
Christine Hatch, Geosciences, and Timothy Randhir, Environmental Conservation, are both quoted in a MassLive article about how the recent heavy snow fall could help reduce drought conditions in the region.... see article here
2017 WRIP Projects Announced
Projects selected for the FY17 USGS-funded Water Research Institutes Program have been selected.