Projects sponsored by the Decentralized Water Resources Collaborative (DWRC) are conducted by universities, non-profit organizations, consulting firms and other qualified public and private agencies and institutions.

Nearly 30 research and development projects received funding during Phase 1 of the DWRC, and 40 projects have been funded under Phase 2. These projects include efforts to:

  • address Environmental Science and Engineering issues to fill in critical information gaps;
  • develop improved Management, Economics, and Policy approaches and recommendations; and
  • create better Training and Education tools and materials for the decentralized field.

Links to project details and final reports and products are provided by research topic area.  Additional resources are available related to Strategic Planning and Workshop Documents and Demonstration Projects.