Putting Small Systems on  the Map
Three North American research networks collaborate on rural and remote drinking  water challenges  

More than $8 million in funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has put a heightened emphasis  on small water system research and  innovation in the U.S. Together with RES’EAU-WaterNET, the Design of Risk  Reducing, Innovative Implementable Small System Knowledge (DeRISK) Center  and the Water Innovation Network for Sustainable Small Systems (WINSSS) Center will develop and test low-cost  approaches to drinking water treatment that small communities worldwide  urgently require.