Center for Water and the Environment

Welcome to the CWE

The Center for Water and the Environment (CWE) is the CSU, Chico center for research on water, energy, and the environment. CWE cultivates collaboration for a multidisciplinary perspective on complex environmental and societal issues.

For FACULTY: community of collaborators, research support, funding opportunities, laboratories and shared resources, research promotion, opportunities for students.

For STUDENTS: faculty mentors, research opportunities, high quality learning environment in laboratory and fieldwork, computer lab, funding opportunities, and annual research showcase.

For REGIONAL PARTNERS: faculty expertise (agriculture, economics, engineering, energy, science, social science, and statistics), student interns, opportunities to partner on projects, partnering education with agencies, nonprofits and industry, helping University serve the North State.