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
Iowa’s premier education, professional development, and
networking event. Conference information for 2022 will be available soon.
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.
Sponsored by the ISU College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and ISU Extension, the Soil Management and Land Valuation Conference is intended for farm managers, rural appraisers, real estate brokersMay 19 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
“Profiles in the Wonders of Iowa’s Wetlands” will feature 12 in-depth educational videos highlighting the diversity and benefits of wetland ecosystems throughout the state. The videos are being developed by IowaMay 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The 2021 UCOWR/NIWR Annual Water Resources Conference is a perfect opportunity for water resources professionals and students to network, present their work, and build knowledge – in a year likeJune 8 @ 8:00 am - June 10 @ 5:00 pm