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As part of the Central and Southern Florida project, IIHR alumnus Matahel Ansar plays an important role in managing the water resources of one of the world's most complex, water-rich areas of the world.

Water: A Precious Resource

Posted on March 10th, 2014

IIHR alumnus Matahel Ansar discusses the worldwide water sustainability challenges and competing needs we face today.

IIHR Currents 2013-14.

IIHR Currents: Focusing on Sustainability

Posted on February 5th, 2014

The new issue of IIHR Currents is coming soon to your mailbox! This issue focuses on water sustainability and IIHR’s new faculty affiliates from the Water Sustainability Initiative.

Water Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities

Posted on January 10th, 2014

by Matahel Ansar As a water professional born and raised in one of the most water-stressed regions in the world, Sub-Saharan Africa, I welcome the opportunity to write about water sustainability. As a young boy, I remember spending every summer vacation with my uncles in the Sahara desert in Northern Mali. My uncles are Tuareg; […]

"Tree-hugging" students investigate the 2008 flood line evident on an oak tree. (L to R): Zach Wendland, Maddison Wignall, and Alena Newgren.

IIHR Hosts Honors Workshop

Posted on October 6th, 2013

IIHR hosted one of 16 Honors Primetime workshops held for incoming first-year honors students before the official start of classes this fall.

Photo by Kaptain Kobold.

On a Mission: Water Sustainability

Posted on August 16th, 2012

IIHR Research Engineer David Cwiertny is one of four new IIHR faculty affiliates who are part of the Water Sustainability Faculty Cluster. This profile of Cwiertny is part two in a four-part series introducing these new researchers. (Photo by Kaptain Kobold)

IIHR's four faculty affiliates from the water sustainability cluster hire.

Water Sustainability Faculty Cluster

Posted on February 28th, 2012

The University of Iowa’s cluster hire in water sustainability is designed to address one complex issue that affects every man, woman, and child on the planet: access to clean water. Four IIHR affiliates are part of the cluster.

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