Parks with Purpose: Restoring Nature & Building Community

March 9, 2021 | Grace Fullmer

On a cold November morning and while holding his mud caked shovel, a local workforce training crew member, Kameron, reflected, “I remember talking about how to manage invasive species in one of my college biology...

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Meet the 2021 NC WRRI Annual Conference Panelists

March 4, 2021 | Justin Lindemann

By: Justin Lindemann The 2021 NC WRRI Annual Conference may look a little different in the new all-virtual format, but the sessions still will provide the latest water resources research. In addition to the keynote speakers...

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2021 WRRI Annual Conference Registration Now Open

February 18, 2021 | Justin Lindemann

By Justin Lindemann Join your colleagues, contacts and potential new collaborators for the all-virtual 2021 NC Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference on March 25 and 26, 2021. Registration is now open for the region’s...

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Submissions Now Open for NC WRRI Student Lightning Talk Competition

January 25, 2021 | Justin Lindemann

Students can now submit abstracts for the 2021 WRRI Annual Conference Student Lightning Talk Competition....

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WRRI to Host 2021 Annual Conference Fully Online

January 22, 2021 | Justin Lindemann

The WRRI will host its 23rd annual conference virtually, on March 25th and 26th, at TIME....

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NC Water Utilities Continue to Provide Safe, Reliable Water

April 28, 2020 | Maya Hoon

With news and information about the novel coronavirus constantly evolving, it is reassuring to know some things remain the same amidst all the changes. One of those things is the availability of safe, clean, reliable...

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Dr. Mike Burchell in the field

Wetland Chemical Composition Changes Hourly

September 12, 2019 | Lee Cannon

By Katelyn Vause Nitrate levels in wetlands fluctuate throughout the day, according to a new study from WRRI-supported researchers at NC State University. The findings have implications for how to measure and account for nitrate,...

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Michael O'Driscoll on a pier

WRRI-Funded Researcher Hunts Contamination Through Seeps

August 19, 2019 | Lee Cannon

As North Carolina’s population grows and communities expand, questions of how to provide clean water and to carry off wastewater continuously challenge town and city planners. Septic systems are a common solution for builders constructing...

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WRRI’s Nicole McIntosh and Others Honored by NC State Office of Research and Innovation

May 20, 2019 | Lee Cannon

From left to right: Vice Chancellor Mladen Vouk; Laura Kroeger (ORI); Jobi Cook (Associate Director, NC Space Grant); Sasha Campbell (Digital Communications Manager, Office of Research Commercialization); Derek Gatlin (Grant Proposal Developer, PDU); Nicole McIntosh...

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Fellow Mulhern testing water samples

New WRRI and NC Sea Grant Graduate Fellows Focus on Diversity

April 30, 2019 | Lee Cannon

By Katelyn Vause Six graduate students across North Carolina will soon begin new coastal and water resource research projects. Four of those projects will be funded jointly through fellowships with the Water Resources Research Institute...

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