Water Center, The



Date of this Version

October 2006


Water Current is the quarterly newsletter of the Water Center at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, 914 Hardin Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583-0979. Phone: (402) 472-3305; Fax: (402) 472-3574 http://watercenter.unl.edu For additional information, contact Steve Ress, Water Current Editor, 402-472-9549, sress1@unl.edu


• ECONorthwest Says Nebraska Environment as Economic Engine Could Use Jump-Start by Steve Ress
• Future of Water Use in Agriculture
• From the Director -- Kyle D. Hoagland
• Meet the Faculty: Aris A. Holz, Mark A. Pegg,
• Grant Will Help UNL Refine Irrigation Management Tool by Dan Moser
• USGS Releases Findings on Domestic Well Water
• UNL Faculty Respond to Advisory Panel State Research Priorities by Jessica Harder
• Water Resources Advisory Panel Priorities
• Taking Drought Preparedness Messages to Congress by Kelly Helm Smith
• 2006 Water Colloquium Attracts Nearly 200 by Lorrie Benson
• A New Way to Soak-up Nitrogen
• Husker Harvest Days: Sept. 12-14 (photos)
• UNL’s National Drought Mitigation Center Releases Refined Maps and Data
• Myers Named USGS Head
• Retirees Create Opportunities Says Casadevall
• State Test-Hole Data Online
• Schrock Receives Kremer Award
• Water Sciences Laboratory Represents Unique, Powerful Research Facility by Brent Atema