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Can We Afford To Replace Our Aging Water Infrastructure?
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Is Nitrogen Threatening Our Environment?
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Chris Bowser wins Environmental Quality Award from USEPA
4/24/14 NYSWRI staff Chris Bowser was awarded the Environmental Quality Award by USEPA for his efforts in citizen science education and promotion of environmental stewardship. Link.
Evolving shale gas management: water resource risks, impacts, and lessons learned
4/2/14 A review of water resource risks asspciated with shale gas, published in Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. LInk.
Spatial Analysis of boil water advsories issued after TS Irene
3/6/14 "Spatial analysis of boil water advisories issued during an extreme weather event in the Hudson River Watershed, USA", published in Applied Geography investigates spatial patterns in boil water advisories issued after TS Irene (2011). Link.
Effect of temperature on corn yields
3/6/14 "Using simple data experiments to explore the influence of non-temperature controls on maize yields in the mid-West and Great Plains", published in Climatic Change suggests the reduced role of temperature in estimating maize yields. Link.
USGS/DOI 104G Grant RFA for FY2014
12/17/13 National competitive RFA, with up to $250k available for projects - pending appropriation. Link.
WRI/HREP Grant RFA for FY2014
10/31/13 WRI and HREP competitive RFA, with up to $110k available for projects in FY2014. Link.
Public Opinion on Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Issues
10/29/13 "Capital investment and privatization: Public opinion on issues related to water and wastewater infrastructure", published in Public Works Management & Policy, measures public opinion on some key infrastructure issues. Link.
Update on Proposed NY HVHF Regulations
12/31/12 A brief update and comment on what's new in recently revised, proposed regulations for HVHF in NY. Here is the link.
Environmental Water & Air Quality Issues Associated with Shale Gas Development in the Northeast
7/27/12 A white paper developed for the Multi-State Marcellus Shale Research Conference held May 30-31, 2012. Here is the link.
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