It's gunky, it's gross, and it's been freed from the sewer and and put on display. View more
Dr. Bridget Baker and Dr. Tracie Baker, Wayne State University, at the St. Clair Detroit River Initiative speak on “Persistent contaminants of emerging concern in the SCDRS: implications for future investigations” View more
Great Lakes Cities Compete To Reduce Water Utility Emissions View more
Wayne State University, University of Detroit Mercy co-hosting global conference exploring just environments View more
Healthy Urban Waters Civil engineering researchers receive ASCE Best Paper for study of labyrinth weirs View more
Healthy Urban Waters is involved in research at three field stations along the Huron to Erie Corridor, allowing first hand access and analysis of the Great Lakes. View more
HUW researchers will determine how green stormwater infrastructure in Detroit affects urban groundwater quality through GSI-Informed Urban Groundwater Monitoring Networks View more
Dr. William Shuster, Dr. Jeffery Ram and Dr. Carol Miller lead project to monitor wastewater in Wayne State dormitories for early warning of SARS-Co-V-2. View more
Calling for Papers for this Special Issue, which will deal with the dependencies and the impacts of the connection between water and energy. Edited by Dr. Carol Miller and Dr. Caisheng Wang. View more
HUW Symposium in 2021 is focused on the urban aquatic environment within a One Health context. View more
Learn how research for PFAS was part of the Barber Fellows mission this year. View more

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Healthy Urban Waters (HUW) is a collaboration of Wayne State University researchers networked with the community to focus on water in an urban setting and future impacts of human culture on community, ecosystem, and economic health.




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