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New analysis reveals challenges for drought management in Oregon’s Willamette River Basin

Jul 15, 2019
In Oregon’s Willamette River Basin, managing water scarcity would be more effective if conservation measures were introduced in advance and upstream from the locations where droughts are likely to cause shortages, according to a new study.

By Chris Branam | News Story

OSU environmental chemists tapped to lead studies of contaminants at military bases

Feb 15, 2018
Research is funded through nearly $3 million in grants

By Chris Branam | News Story

OSU model shows modest increases in urban water use in Willamette Valley

Oct 4, 2017
An acre of irrigated farmland uses more water than an acre of land for housing

By Chris Branam | News Story

New study uses wastewater to map large-scale patterns of illicit drug use

Jul 15, 2009
A team of researchers has mapped patterns of illicit drug use across the state of Oregon using a method of sampling municipal wastewater before it is treated.

By Peg Herring | News Story

Wastewater chemistry reveals patterns of illicit drug use

Aug 21, 2007
A team of researchers has developed an automated monitoring method that makes it possible to detect traces of drugs, from cocaine to caffeine, in municipal wastewater and to monitor the patterns of drug use in entire communities.

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