Pollutants are having devastating effects on ecosystems including the plants, animals and people who depend on them. The Center for Aquatic Chemistry and the Environment (CAChE) is a National Science Foundation (NSF) Center of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) that tackles one of the most complex challenges: environmental contamination. Learn more about our Research:
CREST Monitoring Buoys
Our CREST research equipment now includes 3 brand new monitoring buoys, custom-made to measure water quality and flow in both shallow freshwater and marine environments. This state-of-the-art equipment is available to all CREST-affiliated students and faculty, stay tuned to see where they are deployed!
Six months after hurricanes Irma and Maria, the struggle for the inhabitants of Puerto Rico to return to normal continues. […]
The CREST Center for Aquatic Chemistry and Environment’s (CAChE), housed within the Southeast Environmental Research Center (SERC), deployed a brand […]
Preserve Our Fragile Ecosystems
Support CREST’s graduate student fellowships in our fight to protect our region’s water quality