North Central Region Water Network

The North Central Region Water Network is a 12-state extension-led collaboration working to ensure safe and sufficient water supplies across the North Central Region and beyond. At the North Central Region Water Network, we are dedicated to enhancing connectivity and learning, sharing the latest Extension research and knowledge, strengthening the resource base for Extension education, and coordinating multi-state teams with measurable short and long term impacts.



The Current Webinar Series is a speed networking series for professionals engaged in water-related Extension, research, and conservation activities. Each month, we highlight the best water-related research and Extension programming throughout the region. To date our webinars have featured over 100 educators and researchers and reached over 4,500 attendees.  

Most Recent Webinar:

Communicating Conservation Through Curriculum
Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 2pm CT – View the Recording

This month’s edition of The Current Webinar Series we highlighted innovative examples of ag and natural resource professionals using curriculum to communicate and educate landowners and volunteers on conservation. We featured UNL’s Interactive Nutrient Management Decision-Making Exercise for manure land application, Wisconsin Master Naturalists’ Great Lakes Trek, and National Wildlife Federation’s Grow More Program – three inventive learning approaches focused on conservation. 

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