Water in the Changing Coastal Environment of Delaware

Water security is a serious issue in Delaware and globally. Improving water security is fundamentally about making better decisions, based on clear scientific understanding. This research project brings together people across many disciplines — creating real solutions that will have a positive impact on our state and its citizens.

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(302) 831-4335

221 Academy Street | Harker ISE Lab, Suite 250 | Newark, DE

Research and our Partners

This multi-institution project aims to assess major threats to Delaware’s water quality and develop viable technological and policy solutions for meeting the challenges imposed by them.

Our Partners

The University of Delaware is a major research university is dedicated to outstanding graduate, undergraduate and professional education.

Delaware State University places a strong emphasis on research, constantly seeking answers to life’s questions.

Del Tech provides professional development opportunities for their faculty; undergrad research internships; STEM learning opportunities for Delaware’s K-12; and help map the STEM pipeline of career opportunities and educational requirements.

Study looks to uncover what killed Atlantic White Cedar trees on the St. Jones River

Atlantic White Cedar trees were once prominent on the East Coast of the United States. Previously known as green cypress, Atlantic White Cedar trees were such a presence in...

Consumer Perceptions After Long‐term Use of Alternative Irrigation Water

Check out the recent article from our Social Dimensions EPSCoR Project WICCED team Sean Ellis, Maik Kecinski and Kent Messer on Israel’s consumer preferences/perceptions...

The Project WiCCED Network in Action – November 2020

Check out all of our Project WiCCED activities for 2020. WiCCED-Newsletter_November-2020

Environmental Monitoring: NASA EPSCoR funding enables UD’s new remote sensing big data science center

Knowing how to mitigate these changes requires a deeper understanding of how the coastal ocean responds to global environmental changes and regional processes. This includes...

Co-Pi Donald Sparks Honored by the European Geosciences Union

The University of Delaware’s Donald Sparks, Unidel S. Hallock du Pont Chair in Plant and Soil Sciences and director of the Delaware Environmental Institute (DENIN), has won...

Some of Our Work

Contact Us

(302) 831-4335

221 Academy Street | Harker ISE Lab, Suite 250 | Newark, DE

Join Our Team of Researchers

Big challenges require ‘WiCCED’ solutions. Our collaborations allow us to take on some of the most challenging problems. Come be a part of something special.

This website was made possible by the National Science Foundation EPSCoR Grant No. 1757353  and the State of Delaware