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World Water Day 2016

America’s Water Crisis Could Be Worse Than You Know

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Joan Rose

Editor’s Note: Joan B. Rose is the Homer Nowlin Endowed Chair of Water Research at Michigan State University, and is co-director of the Center for Water Sciences, co-director of…

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MSU Water Scientist Awarded World’s Top Water Prize

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Michigan State University professor Joan Rose is the 2016 recipient of the Stockholm Water Prize, announced today at the United Nation’s World Water Day celebration in Geneva. The…

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New App to Help Flint Residents With Lead Water

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Flint River

People living in Flint affected by the ongoing water situation now have a new tool to navigate the available community resources. A new mobile device app called “Empower…

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MSU Researchers Helping Flint, Mich., Water Crisis

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Leading Michigan State researchers are working to help end the Flint water crisis on the ground and in the lab. MSU researchers will be some of the first…

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Economics Can Help Communities ‘Value’ Natural Resources

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Erin Haacker

Most people understand that investing in the future is important, and that goes for conserving nature and natural resources, too. But in the case of investing in such…

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Food, Energy and Water Nexus: Green Sustainability

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Wei Liao, Director of ADREC at MSU, discusses his latest projects and the many opportunities for collaboration related to food, energy and water research toward a goal of…

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Agriculture + Ecology; Research at the Food, Energy & Water Nexus

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Steve Hamilton, discusses his current research as well as opportunities for collaboration at the interdisciplinary forum on FEW, January 14, 2016.  

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Pathogens Enter Great Lakes in Ballast Water

Monday, August 24, 2015

According to Joan Rose, Homer Nowlin Endowed Chair in Water Research at MSU, millions of tiny, dangerous microbes have been attacking native species in the Great Lakes for…

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Septic Tanks Aren’t Keeping Sewage Out of Water Supply

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
woman

The notion that septic tanks prevent fecal bacteria from seeping into rivers and lakes simply doesn’t hold water, says a new Michigan State University study. Water expert Joan…

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