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Requiem for the Santa Cruz: An Environmental History of an Arizona River

Speaker: Robert H. Webb, Adjunct Professor, Hydrology and Water Resources, the University of Arizona / Co-Author of "Requiem for the Santa Cruz: An Environmental History of an Arizona River"

Presentation: Requiem for the Santa Cruz: An Environmental History of an Arizona River

Date/Time: Wednesday, Sept. 3 / 12 - 1:30 p.m.

Grounding Water: An Exploration of the Unseen World Beneath Our Feet

Speaker: Kerry Schwartz, Associate Specialist, Arizona Cooperative Extension, and Director of Arizona Project WET, the University of Arizona 

Presentation: Grounding Water: An Exploration of the Unseen World Beneath Our Feet

Date/Time: Tuesday, Sept. 9 / 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.

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

2014 Sonoran Desert Master Gardener Conference

This conference is available to everyone interested in learning about trees, gardening techniques, eco-design and the good and bad insects that live in our yards and gardens. Thursday, September 11, 2014, is a day of tours of various University of Arizona horticultural areas; Friday, September 12 is a day of lectures. 

Registration deadline is August 20. 

 

Natural Capital in the Colorado River Basin: Understanding the Economic Value of Ecosystems as Assets

Speaker: James Pittman, Senior Consultant and Ecological Economist, Earth Economics

Presentation: Natural Capital in the Colorado River Basin: Understanding the Economic Value of Ecosystems as Assets

Date/Time: Friday, Sept. 12 / 12 - 1:30 p.m.

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

The Arizona Riparian Council 27th Annual Meeting

The Arizona Riparian Council 27th Annual Meeting will be held October 2-3, 2014 at Riverpark Inn in Tucson. The theme this year is Riparian Protection at the Local Level and the meeting will be co-sponsored with the Arizona Association of Environmental Professionals and the Water Resources Research Center at the University of Arizona.

Sigma Xi 2014 Student Research Conference

Sigma Xi, the global honor society for research scientists and engineers is holding its 2014 Student Research Conference November 7-8, 2014 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel and Conference Center. This conference gives college and outstanding high school students an opportunity to share their research with respected research professionals from around the world.