Current 104 B Projects
The Arkansas Water Resources Center funded five projects selected through external peer review by the Technical Advisory Committee in 2013, including:
Fecal Source Characterization in Select 303(d) listed Streams in the Illinois River Watershed with Elevated Levels of Escherichia coli, Dr. Kristen Gibson, Food Science Department, University of Arkansas
Economics of On-farm Reservoirs across the Arkansas Delta Region: A Conjunctive Management Approach to preserving Groundwater and Water Quality, Dr. Kent Kovacs, Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Department, University of Arkansas
Assessing Sources of Nitrosamine Precursors in Drinking Water Treatment Plants, Drs. Wen Zhang and Julian Fairey, Civil Engineering Department, University of Arkansas
The Effect of Global Climate Change on Algal Biomass and Total Organic Carbon in Beaver Lake, Drs. Byron Winston and Thad Scott, Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department, University of Arkansas
Improving Surface Water Quality by Reducing Sediment Oxygen Demand and Removing Nutrients, Dr. Scott Osborn, Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department, University of Arkansas
The funded research addresses our congressional authorized mission, as well as promotes the national mission and objectives of the U.S. Geological Survey focused on providing water quality and quantity information, understanding water availability, addressing the influence of climate on water resources, and responding to water-related emerging needs.
104 B Reporting Requirements
The following must be completed and emailed to AWRC by May 1 of each year during which your project is active.
- 104B_Project Summary. The project summary is to be completed by May 1 of the year during which your project ends (i.e. February 201X). If your project has been extended you will still be required to submit this report in May of the year your project was originally to end and again the following May. Please contact Dr. Brian Haggard at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Please include in relevant pictures, tables and graphs in the results section.
- 104B Program Reporting Codes. Please provide the reporting code and the required information for each code applicable to your project. For example:
R4: 3 faculty, 1 post-doc, 0 Ph D, 3 masters and 4 undergraduates supported.