The Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI) is ASCE’s technical source for environmental and water-related issues. EWRI is one of eight national ASCE technical institutes. In December 2014, the ASCE Houston Board approved a proposal to create a local EWRI Chapter.  The national EWRI Board approved the Houston EWRI charter in January of 2015. 


Local EWRI events are posted on the Houston Branch Event Calendar. Check out or upcoming event March 3rd - Tour of Harris County's Emergency Operations Center




Questions? Ask our EWRI Houston Liason!

Andres Salazar



May 21, 2015 - Municipal Water Infrastructure Council Symposium. EWRI Austin had its 10th Annual Continuing Education Workshop. This one-day event was in partnership with the Municipal Water Infrastructure Council (MWIC) and co-located with the EWRI World Congress at the new JW Marriott in downtown Austin. 

April 2015 - Review of HCFCD Applications & Examples Appendix - ASCE Houston - EWRI reviewed and provided comments to this Harris County Flood Control District document.

March 2015 - ASCE Houston / EWRI Launch - The new ASCE Houston - EWRI Chapter will be promoted at the March Meeting of the ASCE Houston Branch featuring keynote speaker, Mike Talbott, P.E., D.WRE.