PFAS Symposium Recording Available

WRRC hosted a virtual forum on PFAS December 6, 2023 and the meeting's recording is now availabe for viewing.

SNEC Receives Two International Awards

The Southern New England Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society received The Outstanding Chapter Award and the Exceptional Event Award in August 2023. 

NIWR announces first student travel award to UCOWR conference

The National Institutes for Water Resources (NIWR) is pleased to announce funding to support a student from each of its 8 regions to attend the UCOWR/NIWR Conference in Fort Collins, Colorado June 13-15, 2023.

Pre-Proposals Requested for FY23 WRIP grants

This year the WRRC is soliciting pre-proposals for the USGS Fiscal Year 2023 Water Resources Research Act Program Base Grants.

Announcing New WRRC Director

The Massachusetts Water Resources Research Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is pleased to welcome our new Director, Dr. Timothy Randhir, a Full Professor with the Department of Environmental Conservation in the College of Natural Sciences.


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USGS publishes Water Resources Research Act Program Priorites

Find out the current status, development opportunities, and priorities for 2020-30 of the USGS Water Resources Research Act Program

Make sure water in your pipes is fresh

During the COVID-19 pandemic, some buildings have little or no water running through the pipes, which can results in problems. MassDEP has issued guidance regarding the issue of stagnant water in buildings.

USGS 104g RFP for Water Resources Research Open

The FY2020 National Competitive Grants (104g) RFP for Water Resources Research has been posted on the USGS WRRA web site (