Water Is Life

It's what we do.

Our Mission

Discovery, learning, and outreach

We Serve

The people of the Commonwealth of Virginia

Welcome to the Virginia Water Center

The Water Center offers resources and support to researchers, educators, and decision makers throughout the state of Virginia. We do this by facilitating collaborative research, extension, and education programs to develop solutions to water resource challenges. We work across Virginia's academic institutions and with federal, state, regional, nonprofit, and campus communities. Learn more about us.

Project Report from 2016 Student Grant Recipient Carrie Jensen

Project Report from 2016 Student Grant Recipient Carrie Jensen
In 2016, Ph.D. student Carrie Jensen was one of the three Virginia Water Resources Research Center Grant Recipients for her project “Headwater stream length dynamics...

Virginia Water Resources Research Center 2017 Student Grant Recipients

Virginia Water Resources Research Center 2017 Student Grant Recipients
The Water Center’s annual Competitive Grants Program considers proposals for funding up to $5000 for student research grants.  Proposals are considered in all areas of...

Jake Diamond is the 2017 William R. Walker Graduate Research Fellow

Jake Diamond is the 2017 William R. Walker Graduate Research Fellow
Jake is a third-year PhD student in Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation studying ecohydrology. Prior to Virginia Tech, Jake was a water resources consultant working...