Each spring the CSU Water Center funds a select number of Water Research Teams and Faculty Fellows grants which catalyze innovative water research, teaching, and engagement through interdisciplinary collaboration and creative scholarship. These awards provide opportunities to accelerate progress in research and enable the academic and experiential realm of water resources.

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Congratulations to our 2017-2018 Grant Recipients!
Water Research Teams

Tony Cheng et al.
A Systems Modeling Approach to Quantify Forest Fuel Treatment Effects on Wildlife Severity and Post-Fire Erosion

Will Clements et al.
Developing a Comprehensive Understanding of Metal Impacts on Stream Ecosystems in Colorado

Susan De Long et al.
Biotreatment of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products during Water Treatment for Reuse: Ensuring Human Safety at the Food-Water Nexus

Michael Falkowski et al.
Quantifying the Scope and Impact of Permanent Agricultural Dry-Up Due to Rural to Urban Water Transfers

Water Faculty Fellows

Jesse Burkhardt
Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
From Information to Prices: What Drives Residential and Commercial Water Demand?

Kelly Curl
Associate Professor, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
Integrating Green Infrastructure within Land-Use and Water Planning

Yoichiro Kanno
Assistant Professor, Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
Stream Fish Conservation in Extreme Habitats