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02/24/2016 - SRC keynote: Research can take unpredictable path
You never know where research will lead you, but one thing is for sure: it will always be interesting. That was the message shared by Laura Johnson, the new director of Heidelberg’s National Center for Water Quality Research during her Student Research Conference keynote on Tuesday. In all,...

02/23/2016 - Heidelberg’s National Center for Water Quality Research names new director
The National Center for Water Quality Research, one of the pre-eminent leaders in surface and ground water research and monitoring in the Great Lakes region and beyond, has named a new director, and it’s someone who’s already familiar with the lab’s mission and goals. Laura...

07/20/2015 - New website details links between agricultural phosphorus & Lake Erie algae
Decades of water quality monitoring have led to an inescapable conclusion: phosphorus runoff, primarily from non-point sources in heavily agricultural watersheds, is feeding explosive cyanobacterial growth in the warm, shallow waters of the western basin of Lake Erie. As Lake Erie faces another...

02/28/2014 - Heidelberg’s NCWQR to partner with OSU, Purdue research units
Heidelberg University’s National Center for Water Quality Research (NCWQR) has partnered with research units of the U.S. Department of Agriculture at The Ohio State University and Purdue University to create a formal research relationship. The USDA’s Agricultural Research Service has...