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13th Annual Tamarisk Coalition Conference - The Road to Riparian Restoration

Please refer to the Call for Abstracts flyer (also attached) for more details.  Deadline to submit is October 1, 2015.

12th Annual WRRC Chocolate Fest

Join the WRRC on Friday, Feb. 12th at 4:00 p.m. for our 12th annual Chocolate Fest at the WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room, 350 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ. Come and enjoy chocolate creations from Tucson kitchens and catch up with water colleagues and friends.  

2016 Land and Water Summit - Creating a New Paradigm for Living in Arid Lands

Xeriscape Council of New Mexico | (505) 468-1021

PO Box 6186
Albuquerque, NM 87197-6186

 

International Transboundary Water Assessments

Speaker: Randy Hanson, Hydrologist, U.S. Geological Survey, California Water Science Center, San Diego, CA

Topic area: International Transboundary Water Assessments

Contributions to the ISARM (Internationally Shared Aquifer Resources Management) and TWAP (Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme) Assessments with examples of ISARM Americas from the Mexico-United States border

Location: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.)

Economic Aspects of the Yuma Case Study on Ag Water Efficiency

Speaker: George Frisvold, Professor and Extension Specialist, Department of Ag & Resource Economics

Topic area: Economic Aspects of the Yuma Case Study 

Water Banking and Arizona's Framework for Groundwater Recharge and Recovery

Speakers: Sharon B. Megdal, PhD, Director, Water Resources Research Center, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona and Ken Seasholes, Manager, Resource Planning and Analysis, Central Arizona Project

Topic area: Water Banking and Arizona's Framework for Groundwater Recharge and Recovery

WRRC 2016 Annual Conference, Monday, March 21, #AZwaterfuture
On March 21, 2016, the University of Arizona (UA) Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) is holding its 2016 Annual Conference from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the UA Student Union.

The conference will explore emerging technologies, policies, and practices proposed to secure Arizona's water needs in the near and distant future. 
 
Special Guest Speaker Event: Perspectives of an Electric Utility Executive on the Water-Energy-Climate Nexus

Speaker: Charles Bayless, Member, Board of Directors at Recycled Energy Development, 

Presentation: Perspectives of an Electric Utility Executive on the Water-Energy-Climate Nexus

Santa Cruz River Research Days - Call for Papers

Abstracts due February 19, 2016 – see attached flyer for more information.

 

Santa Cruz River Research Days is a venue for learning about research and conservation efforts that pertain to the natural and cultural resources along the Santa Cruz River. Learn more about this event at http://tiny.cc/scrrd

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Lower Santa Cruz River Basin Study

Speaker: Eve Halper, Natural Resources Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation, and Kathy Chavez, Water Policy Manager, Pima County

Ensuring the Safety of Recycled Water

Speaker: Shane Snyder, Professor and Co-Director, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Arizona Laboratory for Emerging Contaminants, Water & Energy Sustainable Technology Center, University of Arizona

Presentation: Ensuring the Safety of Recycled Water