|2009||Inaugural issue released, initially published as a quarterly journal.|
|2011||Water publishes its 100th paper in September.|
|2012||Covered by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE).|
|2013||First Impact Factor received (0.973); Covered by Scopus, COMPENDEX, and GeoBase.|
|2014||Changes to a monthly publication schedule.
The Impact Factor increased to 1.291.
|2015||The Impact Factor increased to 1.428.|
|2016||The Impact Factor increased to 1.687.
The 1st International E-Conference on Water Sciences (ECWS-1), sponsored by Water, was held on Sciforum.
Water published the 1000th paper.
|2017||The Impact Factor increased to 1.832.
The 2nd International E-Conference on Water Sciences (ECWS-2), sponsored by Water, was held on Sciforum.
Water launches the Young Investigator Award and the Outstanding Reviewer Award projects.
|2018||The Impact Factor increased to 2.069.
Water launches the Travel Award project.
The 3rd International E-Conference on Water Sciences (ECWS-3), sponsored by Water, was held on Sciforum.
Water set up the following Sections:
Water Resources Management and Governance
Water Quality and Ecosystems
Water Use and Scarcity
Urban Water Management
Water and Wastewater Treatment
|2019||-The Impact Factor increased to 2.524.
-Water published the 7000th paper.
-The 4th International E-Conference on Water Sciences (ECWS-4), sponsored by Water, was held on Sciforum.
-Water affiliated with the International Conference on Flood Management (ICFM) and the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI).
-Water launched the Editor's Choice Articles module.
|2009-2011||Founding Editor-in-Chief Dr. John Bridgeman|
|2011-2016||Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Miklas Scholz|
|2016-2019||Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Arjen Y. Hoekstra|
|2020-||Editor-in-Chief Dr. Jean-Luc PROBST|