New AZ Water Student Chapter Forming at UA 

Are you an undergraduate or graduate student with interest in the water industry? Perhaps you are studying engineering, water resources, or have interest in public policy or customer service. Please come to the inaugural meeting of the UA Student Chapter of AZ Water. The main goal of this group will be networking and knowledge-sharing, with young water professionals from throughout… MORE…

7th Annual Joint Holiday Mixer

When: December 13, 6–9 PM Where: The Newton, 300 W. Camelback Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85013 Cost: FREE! Appetizers provided. No-host bar. RSVP: By December 11 at epaz.org/events Contact: Lisa Culbert at info@epaz.org or 602.332.3174 A&WMA-Grand Canyon, AHS, & EPAZ invite our members, guests, and interested environmental professionals to an opportunity to expand your network between our organizations and celebrate the… MORE…

It’s Time to Elect New Officers for 2018

We have a tentative slate of new officers—along with a few open position—for 2018. There’s still plenty of time to nominate yourself or someone else, so please contact a chapter officer if you want to get involved: Phoenix: Lee-Anna Walker | Tucson: Marla Odom | Flagstaff: Don Bills Stay tuned for your official ballot. Phoenix President: Lee-Anna Walker Vice President: David Sampson Treasurer:… MORE…

New Publication Available from AZGS

Ann Youberg of the Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS) is a co-author of the newly released paper in Geomorphology entitled, “Post-wildfire landscape change and erosional processes from repeat terrestrial lidar in a steep headwater catchment, Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona, USA.” From the abstract, “Flooding and erosion after wildfires present increasing hazard as climate warms, semi-arid lands become drier, population increases, and the… MORE…

Montgomery & Associates Donation Challenge

Montgomery & Associates has generously offered a challenge to raise donations for the AHS endowment fund. Donate to the Avery, Bouwer, or Halpenny endowments before the end of the year, and Montgomery Associates will donate 25% of that amount to AHS for awards to students. There are several ways to donate: Use our PayPal button. Use your credit card to… MORE…

Beyond the Mirage Wins a Regional Emmy

The film Beyond the Mirage: The Future of Water in the West recently won an Emmy from the Rocky Mountain Southwest chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for best topical documentary. Beyond the Mirage is the creation of UA filmmaker Cody Sheehy. The project also won the Arizona Prize Water Consciousness Challenge in 2015. Learn more… MORE…

BSMAR 16 Final Call for Abstracts — Nov 1

The 16th biennial symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge — “Recharge to the Rescue! Managed Aquifer Recharge as a Water Management Tool — will take place at on March 5-7, 2018, in San Diego. This event continues a long-standing series of symposia originating in Arizona in 1978. The 15th MAR Symposium was combined with the Ninth International Symposium on Managed Aquifer… MORE…

WatershedConnection.com Features Water Level, Precipitation Data from SRP

Data from Salt River Project’s hydrology and weather systems are now available in near real-time for Arizonans planning a day at the lake, on the river or in the forest. WatershedConnection.com, launched in October to kick off the 2017-2018 water year, provides information about current and past conditions on the Salt River and Verde River watersheds as well as an… MORE…