From the coral reefs in the deep ocean to the wetlands of the Everglades, the FIU Institute of Water and Environment (InWE) is advancing the science and technology needed to address complex water and environmental issues locally, nationally and globally. InWE supports interdisciplinary research, interactive education, and public engagement by linking top scientists with thought-leaders and business professionals, as well as local, state, and federal collaborators to foster environmental sustainability. InWE is an FIU Preeminent Program in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education.
The Institute in the International Arena
The Institute of Water and Environment views water as an essential and critical resource for a healthy and sustainable future. Through the InWE International Program and the UNESCO Chair on Sustainable Water Security, FIU strives to ensure that clean and potable water is accessible and available to everyone on our planet.
FIU marine scientists Heather Bracken-Grissom and Lori Schweikert were among a team of researchers gathered around a monitor when the tentacle […]
NEEMO XXIII is the first Aquarius saturation mission since 2017’s Hurricane Irma An all-female astronaut and science crew descended on […]
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