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Posted on April 30th, 2014

The relationship between IIHR and the Iowa Geological Survey creates an organization with expertise that covers all aspects of Iowa’s hydrologic cycle — precipitation, evaporation and evapotranspiration, surface flow, infiltration, and groundwater flow.  This broad scope facilitates collaborations and allows researchers to develop the best possible water-related information, analyses, and tools for Iowans. Critical Iowa […]


Posted on April 10th, 2014

IGS is a recognized leader in the geologic and hydrogeologic sciences.   As a part of IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering (IIHR), a research institute within the University of Iowa’s College of Engineering, IGS continues to build on its rich scientific heritage, while serving Iowans through research, education, and outreach.  


Posted on April 10th, 2014

Surface to Subsurface Iowa’s groundwater supplies a natural water storage and distribution system that provides drinking water for more than 80 percent of Iowa’s population and helps to support Iowa’s important agricultural economy. Thousands of wells across the state provide access to these groundwater resources. Over the decades, well-drillers have collected more than 35,000 samples […]