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Water resources are critical to human survival.

Water also drives many sectors of the U.S. economy. Water challenges range from growing resource demand, to flooding and drought events, to changes in how the environment and built structures store this vital resource.

The UCAR research community is working to address society's needs for better water prediction tools.

— September 2016