The AWRC Water Quality Lab is certified by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) for analyses of multiple constituents in water samples. Get your water tested in our certified labs.
2016 AWRC Water Research Conference: Post-Conference Wrap-up
This year's conference was one for the record books with the highest attendance to date! The conference theme was "Nutrients, Water Quality and Harmful Algal Blooms." Over 160 people from research, state agencies, engineering firms and many others came to learn, network and share their insights from around the country. Visit "Arkansas Water Currents" for the full wrap-up!
Funding Opportunities for Research Faculty
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is soliciting proposals for the competitive grants program.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative is soliciting proposals for the "Water for Agriculture Challenge Area". Many more funding opportunities are available.
AWRC August Water News
Read the August newsletter to learn about a funding opportunity for water researchers, current research going on in Central Arkansas, job opportunities and more!
The Arkansas Water Resources Center publishes a variety of publications including the annual report for the US Geological Survey 104B Program, newsletters, annual summaries of AWRC activities, MSC and PUB Publications, and water-data reports.
USGS 104b Program
The Arkansas Water Resources Center funded nine projects selected through external peer review by the Technical Advisory Committee in 2015. This year, we funded 3 faculty proposals and 6 student proposals with a faculty adviser.
The Center works with students and organizations to conduct scientific research and water quality monitoring around the region.
Northwest Arkansas Water Monitoring
The goal of this project is to collect and analyze 46 water samples on average at 19 sites annually in the Upper Illinois River Watershed and Upper White River Basin, northwest Arkansas and to estimate annual constituent loads and water quality trends.