Nebraska Water Center and Water News

Scholarship Announcement to Attend NU Water and Natural Resources Tour Upper Platte River Watershed
The Nebraska Water Center and Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute are offering up to four (4) scholarships for University of Nebraska (all campuses) students to attend the 2014 Water Tour. Read More

Planning Nearly Complete on July Water And Natural Resources Tour
Organizers have completed most details for the University of Nebraska's annual water and natural resources tour, which will leave Kearney for points in Western Nebraska, Northern Colorado and Wyoming on July 15. Read More

Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies
Author(s): Chittaranjan Ray Water Resources Research Center and Environmental Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, USA and Ravi Jain, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California. Click here to order the book.

North Central Region Water Network
The Nebraska Department of Natural Resources is offering an opportunity for graduate students to work on applied water resource analysis or research addressing a variety of agency needs. Read More

Nebraska Department of Natural Resources / University of Nebraska Water Center Graduate Assistantship Program
The Nebraska Department of Natural Resources is offering an opportunity for graduate students to work on applied water resource analysis or research addressing a variety of agency needs. Read More

Water Leaders Academy Project Yields VideoGage Pages
Every year during the Nebraska State Irrigation Association's (NSIA) Water Leaders Academy, there is a class project, and in the case of the academy's first year, a project that has recently resulted in some rather unique pages on the Nebraska Water Center's website. Read More

Third Edition Groundwater Atlas Available
After more than two years of research, writing and editing, the third edition of the "Groundwater Atlas of Nebraska" is available from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Read More

Conference Presentations Online
Most of the PowerPoint presentations, posters and written materials from the Oct 15 fall water symposium and Oct 16 water law conference are available on this website.

2014 Water and NR Tour to Colorado and Wyoming in July
The 2014 Water and Natural Resources Tour will travel to Colorado and Wyoming July 15-18 to examine a variety of surface and groundwater issues in the North and South Platte River basins and look at some of the outcomes of this year's flooding on the South Platte River. Read More

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Upcoming Events

Geography Field Tour of the Western Great Plains and Sourthern Rock Mountains
Registration Required: May 15-21, 2014

Antibiotic Resistance in Agroecosystems: State of the Science
Oracle, Arizona: August 5-8, 2014

2014 Water for Food Conference
Seattle, Washington: October 19-22, 2014


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