University of Wisconsin–Madison

Lake Mendota, favorite site for UW-Madison water scholars since the late 1800s. Today, the scope and diversity of research extend far beyond this shore!

What is Water@UW-Madison?

Water@UW-Madison is an umbrella organization that connects water scholars across the UW-Madison Campus. Our goal is to facilitate communication among members of the UW-Madison water community and to convey the scope and diversity of UW-Madison’s water research to the UW community and beyond.

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Share Your Water Research With Us!

Water@UW-Madison’s Story Map helps us to demonstrate the full scope of UW-Madison water research across the state, but we need your help! Share your water-related research project with us by filling out this geo-form. Through Thursday, October 11th, your image will automatically be entered into the Water Research Image Contest!


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