For more than a century, leading the world in hydroscience research and education
IIHR’s Gabriele Villarini and Wei Zhang (now at Utah State) have connected rising levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with Iowa’s more frequent flooding.
Iowa Flood Center Director Witold Krajewski has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), one of the highest honors conferred in the field of engineering.
Accuweather, Published on April 28, 2021
The Daily Iowan, Published on April 15, 2021
The Iowa Flood Center is helping build a more flood-resilient Iowa with science-based information and research.
This watershed infographic illustrates the breadth and depth of IIHR’s work, which spans the entire hydrologic cycle, from precipitation to groundwater and everything in between. Check out an interactive version!
The Iowa Geological Survey provides important geologic information on the state’s resources, environmental protection, and economic development.
The Iowa Superfund Research Program (ISRP) is a global leader in the study of polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, which have dangerous effects on human health.
The Iowa Water Quality Information System (IWQIS) allows access to real-time water-quality data and information.
IIHR serves clients with practical experience and in-house modeling expertise (physical and computational), as well as field data collection.