The Iowa Water Center makes a statewide and regional impact through the programs and projects we serve. Check out these featured initiatives or go to our initiatives page to learn about other efforts.
Join our statewide community for water students, researchers, and professionals.
Iowa Water Conference
Check out Iowa’s premier education, professional development, and
networking event on April 6-8, 2021.
Daily Erosion Project
View our maps that estimate daily sheet and rill erosion in Iowa and beyond.
The Economic Benefits of Mitigating
Harmful Algal Blooms in Iowa
This two-year project led by Wendong Zhang at Iowa State University is conducting a comprehensive assessment of the economic benefits of mitigating HABs in Iowa
Waves of change over the last ten years.
Water Quality and Quantity Improvements in the Clear Creek Watershed – Iowa Learning Farms Virtual Field Day
AMES, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Iowa Nutrient Research Center, and Conservation Learning Group (CLG), is hosting a free virtual field day featuring the efforts in the ClearMarch 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The virtual workshop will introduce you to their interactive project website Collaborative Drought Planning Using Scenario Exercises and will give attendees an opportunity to learn more about the website and use theMarch 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Improving Water Quality Through Stream Stabilization in the East and West Nishnabotna Watersheds – Iowa Learning Farms Virtual Field Day
AMES, Iowa—Iowa Learning Farms, in partnership with the Iowa Nutrient Research Center, and Conservation Learning Group (CLG), is hosting a free virtual field day highlighting the stream stabilization efforts in the East andMarch 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm