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Urban Water Institute

Urban Water Institute

What is the Urban Water Institute?

Water has been identified as one of the most critical resources for the future. The Urban Water Institute at Kansas State University is a center of knowledge, research and engagement focused on sustainable water management in urban and urbanizing environments through promotion of treatment technologies, management approaches and public policy. Institute activities focus on creating lasting positive impacts in urban environments through integrated watershed management. The Institute accomplishes its mission through research and development, education and training, technology transfer, outreach, and service to society.

Interim Director of the Urban Water Institute to Discuss Water Resources from an Urban Perspective

October 16, 11:30 a.m., Ackert Hall, K-State Manhattan

Dr. Stacy Hutchinson, professor of biological and agricultural engineering, will deliver a lecture as part of the Natural Resources and Environmental Science Seminar Series.  The public is welcomed to attend.

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The Governor's Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas

November 12-13, 2014

The Governor's Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center in Manhattan, Kansas.



Kansas State University's magazine, "Perspectives" recently dedicated a full issue to water. Read more and learn how K-State is making a difference.