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May/June 2020 Currents
  • COVID-19
  • Lake Research
  • New Faces
  • Environmental Awareness

Past Issues

  • June 2019 Currents
    • 2019 Water Legislation in Oklahoma
    • How Crop Arrangement can extend the Life of the Ogallala Aquifer
    • New Resources for Homeowners with Septic Systems
    • Opportunities
    • Advisory Board Member Spotlight: The Oklahoma Water Resources Board
    • Taghvaeian to receive UCOWR Early Career Award
  • April 2019 Currents
    • Take-homes from My Capital Visits
    • Seed Grants Grow One Agronomist’s Program
    • Request for Pre-Proposals in Water Research
    • Opportunities
    • Removing Redcedar Beneficial in Restoring Natural Water Cycle
    • Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Ali Mirchi
  • February 2019 Currents
    • Discussions in Our Capital Make for Better Conversations in Oklahoma
    • Emerging Irrigation Technologies Lead to Water Conservation Strategies
    • Opportunities
    • Oklahoma Irrigation Conference Slated for February 28
    • Washed Up Exhibition on Display through March 9
  • November 2018 Currents
    • Looking Forward to the Governor’s Water Conference & Research Symposium
    • Produced Water: Importance of Treatment and Reuse
    • How Efficient Are Irrigation Systems in Oklahoma?
    • Opportunities
    • Septic System Maintenance Project
    • Journal of Contemporary Water Research & Education August Issue
  • September 2018 Currents
    • "Connections"
    • Call for Abstracts for the Water Research Symposium
    • Call for Nominations: Water for 2060 Excellence Awards
    • Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Tyson Ochsner
    • Comprehensive Soil Moisture Estimation
    • New Website Design for the Oklahoma Water Resources Center
  • July 2018 Currents
    • Save-the-Date: 2018 Governor's Water Conference and Research Symposium
      Swine Lagoon Effluent for Agricultural Production
      We are Oklahoma. We are Water.
      Dr. Art Stoecker Remembrance
  • April 2018 (The AQUAhoman Volume 14, Issue 1)
    • From the Director’s Desk
      Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry
      Produced Water: Contaminant Reduction through Algal Biomass Production
      Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Nurhan Dunford
      Oklahoma Irrigation Conference 2018 Recap
      On-farm Sub-surface Drip Irrigation
      Wheat Producers Facing Tough Call on Nitrogen Application
      New & Noteworthy
  • March 2018 Currents
    • High Ambitions on The Hill
      New Faces in the Water Center
      Produced Water Panel Brought Together during OSU’s Research Week
      Oklahoma Clean Lakes and Watersheds Association Conference
      Oklahoma Water Resources Center Expert Booklet
  • January 2018 Currents
    • Projects selected for 2018 funding
      104(g) National Competitive Grants Program RFP
      Oklahoma Irrigation Conference set for March 8 in Weatherford
  • November 2017 Currents
    • 38th Oklahoma Governor's Water Conference and Research Symposium
      The Future of Water: Data or Instincts?
      Student Section (including Outstanding Poster recipients)
      Septic System Questions Should Be on Every Rural Home Buying List
      OSU Expertise Available on Your Mobile Device
  • October 2017 Currents
    • Oklahoma Governor’s Water Conference & Research Symposium Updates
      Investing in Our Institutional “Water Infrastructure”
      Student Section, Opportunities, & Other Resources
      Thomas E. Berry Faculty Fellows Add to Our Knowledge and Quality of Life
  • September 2017 (Volume 13, Issue 2)
    • From the Director’s Desk
      U.S. Geological Survey Oklahoma Water Science Center
      The Oklahoma Governor's Water Conference & Research Symposium
      Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Todd Halihan
      Unique Water and Energy Audit Helping Producers become More Efficient
      New & Noteworthy
      Contact Info and Social Media Links
  • July 2017 Currents
    • Dr. Kevin Wagner Named Director of Oklahoma Water Resources Center
      July: Smart Irrigation Month
      Announcing an RFP and the Research Symposium dates
      Resources are Available to Help before, during, and after a Flood
      Homeowner’s Guide to Septic Systems
  • May 2017 Currents
    • Water for 2060 Produced Water Working Group
      Estimating Groundwater Recharge Rates
      Announcing the 2017 NSF REU program students
      Other Resources
      Feedback on Reducing Regulatory Burden (EPA)
  • April 2017 (Volume 13, Issue 1)
    • From the Director’s Desk
      THAT’S A WRAB: The National Weather Service Arkansas-Red Basin River Forecast Center
      OSU Researcher Talks Water and Sustainability
      World Water Day Celebration at OSU

      Student Section: The 2017 Student Water Conference Makes a Splash
      Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Sergio Abit
      Drought Is Everyone's Concern
      New & Noteworthy
      WWWeb Updates
      Contact Info and Social Media Links
  • March 2017 Currents
    • World Water Day Celebration at OSU
      Student Water Conference 2017
      Other Resources
      Possible New Uses for Wastewater
  • January/February 2017 Currents
    • Moss Eager to Continue Growth of Oklahoma Water Resources Center
      USGS 104(b) Oklahoma Competitive Research Grant Recipients Selected for Project Year 2017

      2017 Student Water Conference
      Other Resources
      Meet Our Experts!
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