Springs Ecosystem Science: 2018 Symposium

A 2-day symposium for researchers and managers to present the state of springs ecosystems and discuss paths forward. When: June 4-6 Where: Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ Registration cost: $95. The cost of the symposium has been partly underwritten by the National Park Service and Springs Stewardship Institute. Contact the organizers about discounted student rates. Registration includes lunch on… MORE…

2018 Nevada Water Resources Association Annual Conference

When: Tuesday, February 27 – March 1 Where: Tuscany Suites & Casino, 255 East Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169 For more information, visit www.nvwra.org or call Tina Triplett at 775-473-5473. Highlights “What Keeps Regulators Up at Night?” with Jason King, P.E., Nevada State Engineer and guests Lithium regulations update and discussion with lunch Nine workshops to obtain CEU/PDH Keynote… MORE…

WaterSmart Innovations Conference & Expo Issues — Call for Abstracts

Professionals, scientists, government employees, organizations, public and private institutions, policy makers, students and all others working in an industry related to water efficiency are invited to submit an abstract for an oral presentation, panel discussion, or workshop for the 11th annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition (WSI), slated for October 3-5 in Las Vegas. A complete list of topics and… MORE…

BSMAR16 Program and Early Bird Registration Updates

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 6–7 in San Diego. This event continues a longstanding series of symposia originating in Arizona in 1978. BSMAR 16 will feature oral presentations, poster presentations, and an awards luncheon, as well as optional pre-… MORE…

WRRC Brown Bag: New Techniques for Mapping Planted vs. Fallowed Croplands using MODIS Data

Date / Time: January 23, 12:00–1:15 p.m. Location: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.) Speaker: Cindy Wallace, Research Geographer, USGS Western Geographic Science Center An important metric to monitor for optimizing water use in agricultural areas is the amount of cropland left fallowed, or unplanted. Fallowed croplands are difficult to model because they have many expressions; for… MORE…

Estimating the Volume of Stormwater Available for Harvesting in Urban Pima County

Pima County Regional Flood Control District Monthly Brown Bag Series Speaker: Evan Canfield – Pima County Regional Flood Control District Date / Time: Wednesday, January 10, 12–1PM Location: 201 North Stone Ave, 9th Floor Tucson has been in the midst of an extended drought, with 2017 being the hottest year ever recorded. The previous 3 years — 2014, 2015, and… MORE…

WRRC 2018 Conference Agenda Posted

The agenda for the 2018 WRRC Annual Conference, The Business of Water, has been posted. The conference, to be held on March 28 at the UA Student Union, will feature a diversity of keynotes and panel presentations by water business experts from throughout the Southwest. The day will address a range of topics, from water transactions to the development and… MORE…

Save the Date for El Día del Agua y La Atmósfera: April 9

Click here to learn more about the schedule and activities for this event. Abstract submisson for El Día del Agua y La Atmósphere (Day of Water and Air) is now open!  This year, the UA’s newly formed Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences (HAS) will host its second conference on Monday, April 9!  This day-long conference is part of the… MORE…