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AWRA Spring Conference

Urban water suppliers have unique challenges associated with fluctuations in economy and population growth; changing climate, water supply and quality conditions; aging infrastructures; and increasing costs and regulatory requirements.

Salinity in the Sea of Galilee: Its History, Environmental Challenges, and Management
Speaker: Dr. Alon Rimmer, Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research, Lake Kinneret Limnological Laboratory
 
Presentation: Salinity in the Sea of Galilee: Its History, Environmental Challenges, and Management
 
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 / 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. 
 
Location: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.)
 
Water Policy Forum on Arizona Solutions to Colorado River Supply Challenges
Friday, April 10, 2015 / 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
University of Arizona 
Center for Creative Photography Auditorium
1030 N. Olive Road, Tucson
 
Restoration of the Colorado River Delta: One Year After
On May 15, 2014, the Colorado River met the Sea of Cortez for the first time since the 1990's as a result of a landmark agreement between the US and Mexico known as "Minute 319".  The agreement allowed release of 105,000 AF of water from Lake Mead as a "pulse flow" in a grand experiment to revitalize the delta, at one time one of the world's great desert aquatic ecosystems.
 
Shift Happens
Speaker: Tice Supplee, Audubon Arizona Director of Bird Conservation
 
Presentation: Shift Happens
 
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 21 / 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.
 
Location: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.)
 
The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act in California – Behind the Scenes: Lester Snow
Tuesday, May 5, the Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions and the Water Resources Research Center are co-hosting a presentation on the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act in California by Lester Snow, Executive Director of the California Water Foundation. 
 
XV IWRA World Water Congress

The XVth International Water Resources Association (IWRA) World Water Congress will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland from May 25 - 29, 2015 at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), in cooperation with the Scottish Government.