14th Biennial Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge

Call for Abstracts Groundwater Resources Association of California and the Arizona Hydrological Society Present the 14th Biennial Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge —BSMAR 14 Doubletree Hotel, 100 City Drive, Orange, CA July 31 to August 1, 2014 July 30, Optional Workshop: Tracers in MAR July 30, Optional Field Trips Herman Bouwer Award July 31 From 1978 to 2007, 13 symposia on … MORE…

Upcoming Events at the UA Maricopa County Extension Office

Smartscape Hire a Smartscape professional and save money by lowering your outdoor water use!  Find out more at www.smartscape.org or visit our directory to select a Smartscape professional near you at www.smartscape.org/directory.  Smartscape is offered through the University of Arizona and endorsed by the Arizona Landscape Contractors’ Association (ALCA), the Arizona Nursery Association (ANA), and frequently collaborates with the Arizona … MORE…

Brown Bag Seminar — Where Groundwater Meets the Sky: Springs Ecosystem Ecology and Stewardship

Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2014 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Location: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.) Speaker: Larry Stevens (Program Manager, Springs Stewardship Institute, Museum of Northern Arizona) Alteration of springs ecosystems has become a global environmental crisis, warranting local, national and global conservation attention. Springs are ecologically important habitats that support elevated biological and … MORE…

WRRC 2014 Conference: Closing the Gap Between Supply & Demand

Date: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 Place: The University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center, Tucson, Arizona Registration Now Open! Regular registration is $100 until March 6, 2014 (after March 6, $125) and $35 for students.  To access registration, the agenda, a poster abstract submission form and other information, click here. This year’s conference is organized in collaboration with the Arizona Department of Water Resources (ADWR). The Colorado River Basin … MORE…

Presentation — Little Colorado River: Failure of the Settlement and the Triumph of Social Media

Speaker: Stanley Pollack, Assistant Attorney General, Navajo Nation Date: Thursday, January 30, 2014 Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location: University of Arizona College of Law, Room 160 (1201 E. Speedway Blvd.) Water Sustainability Program Distinguished Speaker Series The rejection of the LCR settlement marks the first time that an Indian water rights settlement was rejected by a tribal council while … MORE…

Seminar — Transforming Research into Practice: Finding Solutions to Arizona Water Challenges

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Location: Salt River Project PERA Club (1 E. Continental Dr., Tempe, AZ, 85281) Organized by the AZ Water Research Committee in association with the University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center (WRRC). Join us for this interactive one-day workshop dedicated to the Arizona water industry. It is designed to: … MORE…