Oklahoma Water Resources Center

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News:

2016 Governor's Water Conference and Research Symposium set for Oct. 11-12.

The unique, interesting and strange creatures among us (6/15/2016)

Slides available from Dr. Doug Shields' workshop, "Designing Channels for Stream Restoration" on lid.okstate.edu.

Optimize your horse’s water intake (6/1)

The latest issue of The AQUAhoman is published (6/2016)

Incorporating Water and Environmental Education into Oklahoma City Charter School Curricula(USEPA Media Relations; 5/31/2016)

USACE IWR RFP open through 8/26

OSU’s Garey Fox recognized by Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence (5/23)

Finding the right balance of plants in the pond (5/12) Visit our Ponds page.

Twenty five percent of state’s agriculture production treading water (5/5) Visit our Groundwater page.

VP for Research names faculty council to promote, foster OSU research (5/2)

Nature's Wetland Engineer
(4/29) Visit our Wetlands page.

2016 REU Students Named

Shorebirds struggling to make 10,000-mile migration trip (4/20)

Oklahoma resiliency on display (4/20) Visit our Redcedars page.

We are excited to announce our new Student Affiliate Program, which offers OSU students a unique opportunity to partner with the Center.

A new listserv is available for any student wanting to learn more about opportunities. Subscribe today.

Pre-proposals being accepted through 6/9 for the 104b Competitive Grants Program. New for 2017: Open to student researchers!

White House honors DASNR’s Saleh Taghvaeian (4/7)

Dams are key to successful ponds (4/7)

Composting may be timely solution for disposal of dead livestock and large animals (4/1)

OSU brings in Darcy Lecturer to speak about the future of water research (3/28)

The March issue of our newsletter covers produced water, irrigation, and OkState Water Week. (3/1)

OSU Professor Awarded USDA Grant to Improve Oklahoma Agricultural Water Management (by Joshua Cross, 3/1)

Salts, Seismicity, and the Search for a Solution (by Chad Penn, 3/1)

Streamside Aquifers Blur the Boundaries between Groundwater and Surface Water (by Joshua Cross, 3/1)

Oklahoma Reptiles by Ian Kanda (3/1)

Events:

Water Research Advisory Board meeting (Catoosa, OK; 7/14)

Managing Great River Landscapes (Louisville, KY; 7/24-27)

AR Water Center annual water conference focusing on nutrient sources, transport, HABs (Fayetteville, AR; 7/26-27)

Ground Water Protection Council Annual Forum (Orlando, FL; 9/11-14) -- abstracts due 6/27; travel scholarship applications due 6/30

GIS Tools for Watershed Education (Hinton, OK: 9/23, 10:00 to 4:30 PM)

SAVE THE DATE: 2016 Governor's Water Conference and Research Symposium (Embassy Suites in Norman; 10/11-12)

Potable Reuse Summit (Skirvin in OKC; 10/17-18)

American Water Resources Association (Orlando, FL;11/13-17)

Global Horticultural Conference (11/17/16)

 

Mission:

Helping secure Oklahoma's water future
through research and transferring science-based information.
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