Mission Statement

The FIU Institute of Water and Environment (InWE) brings together university-wide centers, research programs, scientists and engineers to address regional, national and global water and environmental issues, through innovative interdisciplinary research and cutting edge technology.


Advancing the science needed to address complex water and environmental issues, both locally and globally, through interdisciplinary research, education, and public engagement, by linking scientists with local, state, and federal stakeholders to foster environmental sustainability.

Southeast Environmental Research Center

Marine Education Research Initiative

Sea Level Solutions Center

Everglades Research -- FCE LTER

West Africa Water Supply, Sanitation Hygiene Program

CREST Center for Aquatic Chemistry and Environment