Center for Water and the Environment
An NSF Crest Center


How watersheds work

Proper watershed management can reduce the impact forest fires and drought, and improve the quality and quantity of water from the Rio Grande headwaters.

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Reverse Osmosis

Advanced treatment technologies can protect our environment and make contaminated water safe for drinking or other purposes.

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Energy and Water

Water Energy

Energy and water are intertwined.  Energy resource development can be limited by the availability of water, and water quality must be protected as energy resources are developed.

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Recent News

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Dr. Cerrato's paper selected for collection
October 29, 2018
Dr. Jose M. Cerrato's paper has been selected for a collection of recently published papers that deserve more attention. Read More...

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Dr. Cerrato Promoted to Associate Professor
July 23, 2018
Dr. José M. Cerrato has been awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor. Read More...

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Justin Nichols Awarded Competitive Pat Tillman Scholarship
June 18, 2018
Justin is among 60 individuals who represent the best and brightest from a group of thousands of talented applicants. Read More...