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Tossing a crayfish trap into Lake Killarney.

Jun 15, 2021

Food for thought

After analyzing the human health risks of eating aquatic organisms from arsenic-contaminated urban lakes in the Puget Sound lowlands, UW researchers have a menu of concerns.
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The new Mukilteo Ferry Terminal

Jun 15, 2021

From research to reality

A bumpy journey turned to smoother sailing after engineers decided to utilize research from CEE’s Structural Research Laboratory when designing the wharf for the new Mukilteo Ferry Terminal.
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airplane flying over a city

Jun 15, 2021

Clearing the air

The impacts of air pollution on communities living near airports are no longer up in the air, thanks to breakthrough research by professor Tim Larson.
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Two researchers standing in the midst of trees devastated by wildfire

Apr 19, 2021

A burning need

Following the 2020 megafires, CEE RAPID center researchers gather perishable data that will be used to better understand a type of landslide that has resulted in numerous deaths.
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Two dark glass bottles connected to an electronic device by plastic tubes

Jan 07, 2021

Detecting COVID-19 in wastewater

To detect COVID-19 outbreaks by neighborhood, UW CEE researchers are working to introduce a new testing system that utilizes wastewater samples from pump stations.
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Two researchers standing in a stream while conducting research

Dec 14, 2020

Saving the salmon

A CEE-led research team has uncovered what's killing coho salmon in Puget Sound’s urban streams: A chemical that preserves tires.
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