Water is one of our most precious resources

and an ever-growing focus for research, innovation, and knowledge transfer.

At the University of Arizona, more than 280 faculty and researchers in 48 departments and programs specialize in topics related to water. Expertise ranges from the social sciences and public policy to civil engineering, biology, and environmental chemistry. This site connects university departments and researchers with students, government representatives, businesses, and citizens. 

Explore the 5 themes

Build a more cohesive understanding of the University of Arizona's water research and the water issues being faced in the Southwest and around the world. The UA Water Network also hosts the University of Arizona Water Expertise Directory