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Scholarships Available for Utility Staff to Visit Other Utilities with Innovations of Interest (SEE IT)

The exchange, supported by WE&RF, WEF, and NACWA, provides an effective way for utilities to learn about, gain confidence in, and adopt new technologies and approaches more quickly.

National Test Bed Facility Directory Released

Visit the site to learn more about the facilities in this easy-to-use web tool.

LIFT Water Technology Survey

The 2016 Water Technology Survey seeks to understand the innovative technologies of interest to the water sector and determine their implementation status.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
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WE&RF News & Highlights

Incorporating Forestry into Stormwater Management Programs: State of the Science and Business Model Evaluation for Nutrient Reduction and Volume Control (SIWM12C15)

WE&RF and the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities is accepting proposals for research to enhance understanding and effectiveness of stormwater management program alternatives. 

Understanding the Impacts of Low-Energy and Low-Carbon Nitrogen Removal Technologies on Bio-P and Nutrient Recovery Processes (NTRY13R16)

WE&RF has awarded a contract to Northwestern University to study design and operational impacts of incorporating enhanced biological phosphorus removal (Bio-P) or other phosphorus recovery techniques with a low-energy, low-carbon nitrogen removal process at WRRFs.