News

Increasing water demand and decreasing supply bring increased urgency for drought solutions to California and other Southwestern states. Unpredictable weather patterns, reduction in California’s snowpack and poor infrastructure contribute to an unstable water supply, rendering fresh water... more
Sierra Vista's Cherry Creek Radio (KTAN 1420 AM) recently sat down with WRRC Associate Director Dr. Jean McLain to discuss her research on antibiotic resistance. McLain gave an hour-long interview to host Chris Dowling on the results of her recently completed University of Arizona workshop,... more
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Freeport McMoRan’s Community Investment Fund has awarded the WRRC a $22,000 grant to develop an Arizona Water 101 educational program in Green Valley/Sahuarita, Ariz. The grant will fund an expansion of the Green Valley/Sahuarita Arizona Water Festival put on by Arizona... more

Upcoming Events

The Arizona Riparian Council 27th Annual Meeting will be held October 2-3, 2014 at Riverpark Inn in Tucson. The theme this year is Riparian Protection at the Local Level and the... more
Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild will attend the UA Water Partnership's ribbon cutting ceremony at Tucson Village Farm on Monday, Oct. 6. Stop by and celebrate the wise and... more
Speaker: Dave Goodrich, Research Hydraulic Engineer, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Southwest Watershed Research Center, Tucson, AZ / Associate Adjunct Professor, Dept. of... more