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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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NEW YORK STATE WATER RESOURCES INSTITUTE
Identifying and developing resources to improve water management.
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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.
Study on Management of Small Dams
10/29/13 "Small is beautiful? State of the dams and management implications for the future", published in River Research and Applications, uses data on New York dams to perform a watershed-level analysis on their present and future states. Link.
WRI Shale Gas Testimony Before Congressional Subcommittee
9/17/13 Written testimony presented July 24th to US House of Representatives Subcommittees on Environment and Energy of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology during hearing entitled: "Lessons learned: EPA's Investigations of Hydraulic Fracturing." Link.
Study on New Ways of Assessing and Funding Wastewater Infrastructure
8/7/13 "Watershed-scale goals approach to assessing and funding wastewater infrastructure", published in the Journal of Environmental Management, uses data on POTWs from the Mohawk-Hudson Basin, NY. Link.
Study Released in Journal of Environmental Management
03/21/13 Our study entitled, "Wastewater management and Marcellus Shale gas development: Trends, drivers, and planning implications". Here is the link.
Homeowner Education Workshops on Septic Systems
1/21/13 Workshops for the communities around Canadarago and Chautauqua Lakes will be held in Feb and April 2013. Details here.
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.
A Commentary on Water Supply in Chennai, India
6/6/12 "Water supply in Chennai: Desalination and missed opportunities" published in the Economic and Political Weekly. Here is the link.
Study on Desalination in Northeastern U.S. Released
5/21/12 "Desalination in northeastern U.S.: Lessons from four case studies" in Desalination. Here is the link.
Publication with Penn State Cooperative Extension on Water & Shale Gas Development
5/14/12 "Water's Journey Through the Shale Gas Drilling and Production Processes in the Mid-Atlantic Region." Here is the link.
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