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Getting Involved in the Ethics of Water

March 2018 President’s Column The answers to the questions “who gets the water?,” “how is it used?,” and “how clean is it?” say a lot about who we are as a society. WHEN I BEGAN my professional career in 1993,… No related posts.

AWRA Opens National Water Model Issue of IMPACT for Public Download

Download Now! Guest Editors: Steve Kopp and Sandra Fox What if we could forecast streamflow and floods as we forecast the weather? Know days or weeks in advance how much water will be in a stream? How many lives would… Related posts: AWRA Opens Nomination Period for David R. Show More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA February 2018  [access full table of contents here: ] This issue contains the National Interoperability Flood Experiment II featured collection as well as several other technical papers. Show More Summary

Mentors and Succession Planning

January 2018 President’s Column AT THE BEGINNING of each calendar year, AWRA transitions to a new president, who brings in his or her own perspective and goals. I’m honored to follow in the footsteps of recent past presidents RafaelShow More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA December 2017 [access full table of contents here: ] Featured Series –  SWAT Applications for Emerging Hydrologic and Water Quality Challenges...Show More Summary

AWRA Awards Record $8,000 in Student Scholarships

AWRA is pleased to announce the recipients of our 2017 Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship Fund awards. Considered by AWRA and our members to be one of the organization’s greatest accomplishments, the scholarship fund, established...Show More Summary

Being President of AWRA: An Unforgettable Experience

November 2017 President’s Column WHAT AN HONOR it has been to serve as president of AWRA! I am amazed at how quickly this year has passed; a testament to the axiom “time flies when you are having fun.” Being part… Related posts: AWRA...Show More Summary

Uddameri Selected JAWRA Editor-in-Chief, Will Assume Roll January 1, 2018

Venkatesh “Venki” Uddameri, director of the Water Resources Center and professor of civil environmental and construction engineering at Texas Tech University, was recently chosen by a selection committee and the AWRA Board of Directors...Show More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA October 2017 [access full table of contents here: ] Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Flint et al. highlight the array of data types and issues...Show More Summary

Managing the Impacts of Water Scarcity on Aquifer Systems

SEPTEMBER 2017 PRESIDENT’S COLUMN GROUNDWATER REPRESENTS ABOUT 97.5% of Earth’s liquid freshwater. Much groundwater occurs in aquifers, which develop from Earth’s water cycle, as a function of the rain that ultimately percolates through the soil and accumulates underground. Show More Summary

AWRA Opens Nomination Period for David R. Maidment Award for Exemplary Contributions to Water Resources Data and Information Systems

Nominations Deadline: February 16, 2018 The David R. Maidment Award for Exemplary Contributions to Water Resources Data and Information Systems is awarded periodically By the American Water Resources Association. Criteria for the Award:...Show More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA August 2017 [access full table of contents here: ] Featured Series – SWAT Applications for Emerging Hydrologic and Water Quality Challenges This...Show More Summary

Three Finalists Selected for JAWRA’s 2017 William R. Boggess Award

The editorial  board of the Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) has selected three finalists for the 2017 William R. Boggess Award. The Boggess Award is given to the author or authors of the paper, published in...Show More Summary

We Need to Communicate our Value

July 2017 President’s Column I encourage you to leverage AWRA for communicating your work and success in water resources management. We have come a long way communicating through mass media to a larger audience about important matters...Show More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA June 2017 Editorial Wigington summarizes the purpose of Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Hoag et al....Show More Summary

AWRA Women in Water Resources Interview #6: Janet L. Bowers

This interview is the sixth and final piece of a series, written/conducted by AWRA Immediate Past President Martha Narvaez, celebrating the role of AWRA Women in Water Resources. Current Position Executive Director, Chester County Water...Show More Summary

A Paradigm Shift: From Sustainability to Resilience

Viewed through the lens of water resources, sustainability has resulted in living within – not overusing – our natural resources means and allowing them to regenerate and remain available for use by future generations.   Over the past...Show More Summary


HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA April 2017 Featured Collection – National Flood Interoperability Experiment I The goal of the new National Water Center (NWC) is to transform...Show More Summary

Nominations Sought for AWRA’s Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Award

AWRA announces the opening of the nomination period for our prestigious Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) award, recognizing excellence in the use of an IWRM approach to water resources projects. The award will be presented...Show More Summary

Call for Abstracts Issued by Tel Aviv University Water Research Center and AWRA for Joint Conference in Israel

AWRA and the Water Research Center at Tel Aviv University are pleased to announce a joint international conference “Cutting Edge Solutions to Wicked Water Problems,” to be hosted by Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel, September 10-11, 2017. Show More Summary

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