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Water Resources Research Institute

Water Resources Research Institute
of the University of North Carolina System

WRRI waves

Urban Water Consortium
Funded Projects

Here you will find a list of UWC-funded research projects for the most recent five years. Download a comprehensive list of research projects and report information (Download Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document). Reports (where available) can be found by visiting the NCSU DH Hill Library Technical Reports Repository and searching by author, project number, or date. Please see WRRI's main Publications page for information about the repository and search tips. Note that both the comprehensive project list and the repository continue to be updated, and this page will reflect the most up-to-date information possible.

2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2007

WRRI Research Projects 2011
2011
Project Title PI & Affiliation Funding Source Project Number
Shifting Baselines in Water Utility Management: New Tools for Addressing Financial Impacts of System Transitions Jeffrey Hughes, UNC-CH UWC 11-09-UE
Microbial Risk Assessment of Graywater Reuse using Quantitative Molecular Approaches Francis de los Reyes, NCSU UWC 11-04-U

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WRRI Research Projects 2010
2010
Project Title PI & Affiliation Funding Source Project Number
Microbial Contaminants Associated with Urbanization of a Drinking Water Reservoir Jill Stewart, UNC-CH USGS/UWC 70252
Ensuring Water Supply Reliability and Financial Stability for NC Water Utilities Greg Characklis, UNC-CH State/UWC 70250
Water Quality and Illicit Discharge Investigations in Wilmington Watersheds Michael Mallin, UNCW City of Wilmington 50396
Improving Grease Disposal in Multi-family Housing and Latino Populations Cliff Scott, UNC-Charlotte UWC 50395
Irrigation Pricing, Policies, and Practices: A comparative analysis of 12 utilities in North Carolina Jeffrey Hughes, UNC-CH UWC 50394

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WRRI Research Projects 2009
2009
Project Title PI & Affiliation Funding Source Project Number
Demonstrating Water Conservation in the Community: Fire Station Rainwater Harvesting, WRRI Urban Water Consortium Enhancement Project William Hunt, NCSU UWC 50392
Factors Affecting the Formation of Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) Deposits in Sewer Systems / Fate of Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) Deposit Forming Precursors in Sewer Systems Francis de los Reyes, NCSU State/UWC 50390
Utility Financial Comparative and Water Service Customer Sales Analysis Jeffrey Hughes, UNC-CH City of Wilmington 50389
Occurrence and Fate of Biochemically Active Compounds in North Carolina Drinking Waters Howard Weinberg, UNC-CH UWC 50388
Treatment Options for the Removal of Emerging Pollutants of Concern Detlef Knappe, NCSU UWC 50387

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WRRI Research Projects 2007
2007
Project Title PI & Affiliation Funding Source Project Number
External Review of Activities to Comply with the Lead and Copper Rule for Public Drinking Water Supplies by the City of Durham, NC David Moreau, NCSU UWC 50377
Analyzing Relationships Among Customer Base Characteristics, Consumption Patterns, Rate Structures and Rate Setting Objectives Jeffrey Hughes, UNC-CH State/UWC 50376

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