WRI engages in a broad range of activities, including research, education and outreach.

2024 Spring Speaker Series: Applied Water Research in NYS

Every year, the New York State Water Resources Institute (NYSWRI) at Cornell supports research that addresses critical water resource issues in New York State and the nation. The seminar series focuses on ways in which robust science can support and influence on-ground water management and policy outcomes, and center collaborative and interdisciplinary work between academics, water resource scientists, educators, managers, and policymakers.

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Press covering WRI staff, activities and publications, and stories related to WRI-funded projects.

Trainings and various outreach work done by WRI staff throughout New York State.

Presentations made by WRI staff across New York State.

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View a list of WRI public policy comments by year.

View and download WRI publications by year.