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…

Brown Bag: Lessons Learned from the Living River Project

Pima County Regional Flood Control District Monthly Brown Bag Series: Lessons Learned from the Living River Project Speaker: Claire Zugmeyer, Sonoran Institute Date / Time: Wednesday, November 8, 2017: 12:00-1:00 PM Location: 201 North Stone Ave, 9th Floor Sonoran Institute and Pima County recently released the fourth annual A Living River: Charting the Wetland Health of the Lower Santa Cruz River, which… 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…

AZ Water Luncheon: Chasing Government Funding

Kara Festa of WestLand Resources will discuss various state and federal agencies and the funding options available to water and wastewater utilities, as well as the process, time frames, and some of the lessons learned from years of working with utilities and agencies on these types of projects. When: 11/2/2017, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Where: Hotel Tucson City Center, 475 N. Granada,… MORE…

AZ Water Abstracts Due Nov 3

Call for Abstracts: 91st Annual Conference & Exhibition Conference Dates: May 2–4, 2018 / Abstracts Due: November 3, 2017 Location: Phoenix Convention Center Please consider sharing your knowledge with over 2,000 of your peers. To be considered, all you have to do is submit brief abstract on your proposed presentation topic. Abstracts that are well thought out and pertinent to… MORE…

North American Water Loss (NAWL 17) Program Posted

The program for the North American Water Loss 2017 conference, to be held December 3–5 in San Diego, has been posted. This biennial event is hosted by the California-Nevada Section AWWA in partnership with the Alliance for Water Efficiency and the NAWL 2017 conference planning committee. More than 500 people participated in 2015, and about 1,000 are expected to attend… MORE…