The Water Resources Research Institute is The University of North Carolina's water research center. Located at N.C. State University at Raleigh, the Institute serves all sixteen campuses of The University of North Carolina System. It works closely with the Department of Natural and Economic Resources and other agencies in the formulation of a research program responsive to State water resource problems. A 27-man Advisory Committee representative of State and federal water agencies, industry, conservation, agriculture, local government, and the general public provides program guidance and review. Funding and program participation is discussed.