Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska was founded in 2010 to address the global challenge of achieving food security with less stress on water resources through improved water management in agricultural and food systems.
The Water Center helps arrange research addressing water problems or understanding of water; helps new water researchers; trains future water researchers and engineers; and publishes water research results to water professionals and the public through publications, research colloquiums and conferences, lectures and tours.
art of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food institute and Nebraska Water Center at the University of Nebraska, the Water Sciences Laboratory provides technical expertise and sophisticated analytical instrumentation for environmental and water related research. Specialized analyses are available for trace organics and stable isotopes, as well as more routine methods for measuring water quality.
This site is intended as a tool for legislators, government officials and constituents alike, to use as an easy way to keep track of water-related research NU faculty members are conducting, or to learn about NU water research that impacts each district.
Fifteen individuals representing a cross section of the Nebraska water decision-making community serve on the WRAP to provide guidance to the University of Nebraska on state water research needs, education, and outreach programs.
The National Drought Mitigation Center, established at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1995, helps people and institutions develop and implement measures to reduce societal vulnerability to drought, stressing preparedness and risk management rather than crisis management.
The High Plains Regional Climate Center serves to increase the use and availability of climate data and information by providing climate services, developing climate data and information products, and engaging stakeholders.
CropWatch is a central resource for University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension information on crop production and pest management. It is written by Extension Educators and Specialists and produced by IANR Media in the UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
The Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies is recognized as a center-of-excellence for education and research focused on remote sensing, geographic information systems, and global positioning systems. The people and partners of CALMIT combine interdisciplinary expertise in advanced land management information technologies.