A new report by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) shows water use across the country reached its lowest recorded level in nearly 45 years. Water withdrawals in the United States in 2010 were estimated to be about 355 billion gallons per day (Bgal/d), which was 13 percent less than... more
Sharon B. Megdal, Director of the Water Resources Research Center (WRRC), recently co-authored an article on the Colorado River and the Jordan River with Assaf Chen (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel), Adam Abramson (Ben-Gurion University) and Nir Becker (Tel-Hai College, Israel), which... more
You know that trickle of water you see exiting the pipe connected to your home air conditioning system?  For large commercial buildings condensate water from heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems can add up to more than a million gallons per year.  Routing this water to... more

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Presentation: Surface Water/Groundwater Interactions in Arizona: Physical Realities and Experiences in the Real World Speaker: James Leenhouts, Director, USGS Arizona Water... more
Being in the middle of Arizona's longest drought,  climate change, unpredictable growth, and the ever pending regulatory requirements, many questions have arose regarding... more
The Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR), the National Institutes for Water Resources (NIWR) and the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic... more