Tuesday, December 20, 2005

Agriculture Awards Water Research Grants

December 2005

The federal government has awarded $14 million in grants to address water supply and water quality issues. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns announced the grants to universities and private enterprises across the country. The grants are funded through two programs administered by the Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service — the National Integrated Water Quality Program and the National Research Initiative Watershed Processes and Water Resources Program.

For grant details, go to http://www.csrees.usda.gov