Drought & Sustainable Water Management in California: Behind the Scenes

Date / Time: Monday, October 19, 2015 / 3:00 pm Location: University of Arizona, ENR2 Building, S107, Haury Lecture Hall (1064 E. Lowell St.) Lester Snow, Executive Director of the California Water Foundation, will talk about drought in California: how it is not the worst of the state’s woes, but rather has exposed fundamental weaknesses in how the state manages its water. According to… MORE…

Upcoming WRRC-Sponsored Events

Brown bag seminars are held on Tuesdays, from 12:00–1:15 pm, in the WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room at the University of Arizona (350 N. Campbell Ave.)   El Niño 2015-16: Godzilla or Mothra? Date: September 15, 2015 Presenter: Michael A. Crimmins, PhD, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist — Climate Science, Department of Soil, Water, & Environmental Science An El Niño has been… MORE…

Smartscape Training Sessions Offered in Phoenix

Stay up to date on the latest trends, research, and practices in the landscape industry! Join the next Smartscape training session for landscape professionals and boost your skills in the design, installation, and maintenance of desert landscapes. The University of Arizona / Maricopa County Cooperative Extension is registering participants for the fall 2015 Smartscape series! Dates: August 10th – September… MORE…

13th Biennial Conference of Science & Management on the Colorado Plateau & Southwest Region

October 5-8, 2015, Northern Arizona University High Country Conference Center Theme: Multi-disciplinary Approaches to Assess and Respond to Climatic, Social, and Technological Changes This conference is the preeminent forum for bringing together resource managers and research scientists to discuss findings and management needs associated with the Southwest’s natural and cultural resources. Drawing more than 500 participants, it creates an important opportunity… MORE…

2015 Arizona WateReuse Symposium

Arizona WateReuse 2015 will be held in Flagstaff from July 26–28 at the Little America Hotel, 2515 E. Butler Ave. The event has been organized by WateReuse Arizona and the AZ Water Association Reuse Committee as an exchange of information and experience related to water reuse planning, implementation, and operations.. Online registration is available until July 24. Special Speakers & Keynotes Flagstaff Mayor, Jerry Nabours WateReuse Executive… MORE…

Save the Date: AESS 2015 Conference

Mark your calendars for 24–27 June 2015. The 2015 annual meeting of the Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS) is taking place at the University of California, San Diego! What better way to combat the winter doldrums than plan for the summer? The theme for the conference is “Confronting Frontiers, Borders, and Boundaries.”  The conference theme will allow AESS to… MORE…