Center for Water and the Environment
CWE is the CSU, Chico hub for research and education activities related to water and environment. CWE connects people from diverse fields across the University as well as outside the University.
Dr. Matiasek’s Student Team Develops Stormwater Filters
Dr. Sandrine Matiasek was awarded $14,963 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to lead an interdisciplinary team of CSU, Chico students to research and develop sustainable biofiltration technology for small urban areas like Chico.
Watch Dr. Matiasek on KRCR NewsClick here for the news article.
March 8th: The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act
An Overview of the Law and County Compliance in The Sacramento River Hydrologic Region (Flyer)
A Monthly Discussion Dedicated To Informing Citizens About Water Issues That Affect ThemIn an effort to provide entry-level water knowledge to the citizens of both the campus and local communities, local environmental groups have come together to host educational water forums where these individuals can learn about California’s water issues through informational presentations and collaborative discussions.
December 14th: Seeking Solutions
Solving California’s Water Shortage With The Drought As The New Normal