Current and former group members at the 2018 AWRA Conference

Congratulations to Yu, Yi, and Andrew for completing their MS degrees in December!

Graduate students present a collaborative poster at the Water@UW poster session

Dr. Anita Thompson is named the Nelson Institute Professor of Water Resources

Best of luck to our visiting research scholar, Dr. Xiang Ji, who is returning to Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University in China!

Laxmi and Rachel present posters at the Clean Lakes Alliance festival on frozen Lake Mendota

Lab group cookout in June 2021

Yu Li presents poster at the Wisconsin Wetland Association conference on correlations between stream nutrient concentrations and wetlands

Yu Li presents on water quality mapping using satellite imagery and machine learning at the 2020 Data Science Research Bazaar

Welcome to our website!

Our group’s research combines field monitoring, laboratory experiment, and model development/evaluation to develop tools for evaluating and mitigating adverse impacts to water resources.  We work in urban and agricultural watersheds throughout the Upper Midwest and around the world, advancing our understanding of:

For more information about practicum projects advised by Dr. Thompson for the Water Resources Management MS program, please check out our page on WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT .