Water management and conservation
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Jul 15, 2019In 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.
Oct 11, 2018Economists have found that in the United States, watershed groups have had a positive impact on their local water quality.
Aug 29, 2018With a $1.8 million from the National Science Foundation, scientists at Oregon State University and the University of Utah are teaming up to make initial estimates of U.S. plant transpiration.
Feb 15, 2018Research is funded through nearly $3 million in grants
Dec 4, 2017Landscapes are likely to shrink and become less productive in the future through climate change
Oct 23, 2017A big OSU-based modeling study captures the fine-level interactions between nature and people
Oct 4, 2017An acre of irrigated farmland uses more water than an acre of land for housing
Mar 28, 2003In a growing number of places throughout Oregon, watershed councils provide a forum for neighbors to plan a shared future for a shared place defined by the water that runs past their homes.