Water Resources Center

The Water Resources Center is affiliated with the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences and University of Minnesota Extension.



The Water Resources Center’s quarterly newsletter focuses on water-related issues and news at the University of Minnesota and throughout the state.

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Research and Public Engagement Publications

Pocket Guide to Reducing Your Water Footprint

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Minnesota Statewide Conservation and Preservation Plan

Final plan >>

Minnesota Watershed Research Symposium

Final report>>

Literature Review: Winter Deicer Maintenance Practices on Impervious Surfaces: Impact on the Environment

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University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy 



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Research & Public Engagement Pubs

Program Areas

Agricultural Impacts on Water Quality

Stormwater and Wastewater

Water Resources Policy and Social Science

Water Supply, Quantity and Quality

WRC Biennial Reports

Great Lakes Regional Water Program Reports