Global change starts ByWater.
Our mission is to catalyze thriving climate and water futures through transdisciplinary & collaborative scholarship.
The ByWater Institute is a nationally recognized environmental research institute focused on solutions science that addresses the grand challenges facing the ecosystems, communities and businesses along coastlines and rivers of the US. Using the Mississippi River Basin as our testbed, ByWater's growing number of experts and partners will advance a new scholarly approach to solutions science called “clinical trials for planetary health” — diagnosing problems and producing, testing and communicating solutions at unprecedented speeds and scales. ByWater’s overriding goal: Help create cities, coastlines and river basins in the region and beyond that are Thriving ByWater in an era of increasing climate extremes.
ByWater Institute Team
Interested in partnering with the ByWater Institute?
Tulane affiliates are invited to join us as ByWater Institute Scholars. Scholars are the heart of our program and we provide support in myriad ways. External scholars and organizaitons should contact us about opportuntities to partner on programming and research. We can help you find collaborators at Tulane and among our other partner institutions to build world-class research teams. Contact us to learn more.