Water

Groundwater/Drinking Water

Where our drinking water comes from, how it is distributed and information about its quality. We are committed to safe, high-quality water supplies on campus.

 

red cedar river with leaves

 


 

 


 

 

 

Red Cedar River Corridor

We maintain the beauty and health of the Red Cedar River.

Red Cedar River

 

 


 

Water Conversion

We convert water into steam to help power MSU's campus.

Learn about the process 

steam from power plant

 

 


 

Campus flood sensor data

MSU's campus has a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration river gauge installed to monitor the level of the Red Cedar River in East Lansing. University staff use this data to make decisions when precautionary measures need to be taken near flood conditions.

Photo from February 2018 flooding of Red Cedar River on campus