|Topic:||Confronting the Nation's Water Problems: The Role of Research|
THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Water Science and Technology Board
Committee on Assessment of Water Resources Research
Tuesday, June 16, 2004
370 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. -- 1:00 p.m.
1522 Longworth House Office Bldg. -- 3:00 p.m.
Friday, June 18, 2004
2319 Rayburn House Office Bldg. -- 9:30 a.m.
Monday, June 21, 2004
Congressional Research Service
423 Madison Bldg.
Confronting the Nation's Water Problems:
The Role of Research
Requested by Congress in P.L. 107-63, this study examines the federal government's research on water resources, in terms of money spent and topics covered, and compares it with the federal investment in water research initially made over 30 years ago.
These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on June 17, 2004 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.