Water Center Office Update: Although our office will be closed to the public until further notice, we continue to work and engage as much as possible. You can reach us via email – see our “Contact Us” page or our Faculty and Staff page for details. Stay safe and healthy!
Check out some of the projects we help fund through our William R. Walker graduate fellowship and our annual Student Competitive Grants! These are a few of the ways that the Water Center helps support interdisciplinary, meaningful water research and projects.
1.) Water Research Foundation Webcasts – Various Dates: August 2, 2021-September 1, 2021 2.) Seeking Participants: Tree Plantings Survey – Deadline: August 4, 2021 3.) Webinar: EPA Sustainable Financial Management Planning for Water Utilities – August 5, 2021 4.) Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional (CBLP) Level 1 Hybrid Training — Online Session: August 10 & 17, 2021; Field day: August 18, 2021 5.) Hearing: Fairfax County Proposed Plastic Bag Tax Ordinance — September 14, 2021 6.) X-STEM All Access (Virtual) – Premieres: September 21-24, 2021 (and On-Demand) 7.) Nominations Accepted: 2022 Endangered Rivers – Submission Deadline: September 30, 2021 8.) Recording: PFAS Conference 9.) Recordings: EPA’s Watershed Academy Webcasts — https://www.epa.gov/watershedacademy. 10.) Beyond Plastic – https://www.beyondplastics.org. 11.) Breaking the Plastic Wave: A Comprehensive Assessment of Pathways Towards Stopping Ocean Plastic Pollution 12.) Water Justice Toolkit: A Guide to Address Environmental Inequities in Frontline Communities