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Water Testing

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.


AWRC July Water News

Read the July newsletter to learn about our upcoming water conference, research on water quality in Arkansas, Secchi Day on Beaver Lake, and more!

Check out previous newsletters articles on Arkansas Water Currents.

AWRC Water Conference

We are gearing up for this year's water conference on "Water Management and Nutrient Recovery"! Click here for more information.

Call for Research Preproposals

We are calling for research preproposals for the AWRC-US Geological Survey 104B competitive grant program. The deadline to submit it August 15, 2019. Click here for more information.

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Arkansas Water Resources Center
University of Arkansas
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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

USGS 104B Grants

The AWRC awards multiple water research grants each year through the USGS 104B Grant Program.

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Northwest Arkansas Water Monitoring

NWA Monitoring

The purpose of this project is to collect and analyze 46 samples each year at 15 sites in the Upper Illinois River Watershed and Upper White River Basin. The goal is to estimate loads and trends for a number of important water quality parameters.

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Turbidity in the West Fork of the White River, Arkansas

Tracking Turbidity in the West Fork

The purpose of this study is to better understand how water quality changes from the upstream headwaters of the West Fork of the White River to the larger downstream sections of the river.

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