Interstate Waters Magazine

Reporting and Analysis

NEIWPCC’s semi-annual print publication provides in-depth reporting and analysis of the water and wastewater issues that matter to our member states. The publication was recently redesigned as a magazine and renamed Interstate Waters.

Current Issue

March 2018

Interstate Waters "Riparian Buffers" March 2018The March issue of Interstate Waters examines how buffer zones protect water resources and provide other environmental goods and services.

The issue also summarizes the legal controversy around the scope of the EPA’s authority to protect “waters of the United States.”

Other stories touch on efforts to utilize environmental data collected by volunteers, and other topics.


About Interstate Waters Magazine

The publication was previously known as the Interstate Water Report.

The magazine presents news and feature stories about current issues and trends in clean water. Whether you work for clean water or simply have an interest in it, the publication will broaden and deepen your understanding of the existing and emerging challenges in our region.

Select stories have been republished in our reprint series.

Interstate Waters is funded by a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Printed issues are mailed free of charge to subscribers; all issues are available online.

To subscribe to Interstate Waters, email us at Type “Subscribe to Interstate Waters” in the subject field and include your full mailing address. Please indicate whether you also wish to receive our quarterly email newsletter, iWR.

We welcome and appreciate questions, comments, story ideas, and articles for publication. Please email material to Adam Auster, NEIWPCC Communications Director, at