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2015 Industrial and Commercial Water Reuse Conference

Water recycling is emerging as a key strategy in competitiveness, corporate social responsibility, and compliance. Why aren’t all industries using water reuse as a best practice? What will the future of industrial water reuse look like? The technology, chemistry and processes exist today to bring water recycling to companies to help meet environmental compliance challenges and to reach supply chain reliability goals. It is both a bottom line and a “green” solution.

Call for Abstracts: 2015 WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition

Scheduled for October 7-9 in Las Vegas, WaterSmart Innovations is accepting abstracts for oral presentations, panel discussions or workshops. All topics related to innovations in urban water efficiency will be considered. 

The deadline to submit abstracts is 6 p.m. Pacific time, Monday, February 2.
For abstract guidelines and for an on-line submittal form, click here

Call for Abstracts: 7th Annual Santa Cruz River Research Days

The 7th Annual Santa Cruz River Research Days will be held March 26-27, 2015, at Pima Community College - Desert Vista Campus, Tucson, AZ.

Individuals interested in giving an oral or poster presentation, are invited to submit abstracts on research, monitoring, or restoration being conducted along the Santa Cruz River by Friday February 13, 2015. To learn more and submit an abstract, please refer to PDF. 

Public Participation in the Implementation of the Water Framework Directive in Spain

Speaker: Alba BallesteCiuróResearcher at University of Seville and University Autónoma of Barcelona

“Living with Less Water”: Internationally Renowned Experts to Discuss Climate Issues in Tucson

On February 20-21, internationally credible scientists, policy makers and citizens will get together to discuss climate issues in Tucson and Southern Arizona at the “Living with Less Water” conference. The two-day conference convened by the Tucson-based Institute on Science for Global Policy (ISGP) is focused on linking scientifically credible information to the formulation and implementation of sound, effective local policies.

WSP Distinguished Speaker Series: Brian Richter
The Water Sustainability Program will host a lecture and book signing by international water expert Brian Richter, author of "Chasing Water: A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability," on Thursday, March 5, 2014, from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the University of Arizona Student Unions' Tucson and Catalina Rooms. In "Chasing Water," Richter tells a cohesive and complete story of water scarcity: where it is happening, what is causing it, and how it can be addressed. 
Balance-Unbalance International Conference: Water, Climate, Place: Reimagining Environments

Balance-Unbalance, an international conference, brings multiple disciplines together to explore intersections between nature, art, science, new technologies, aid agencies and society with the goal of developing cross-disciplinary initiatives using innovative art and technology to advance ecological awareness and sustainability practices and to inspire wide-ranging community engagement in the face of unprecedented environmental challenges.

Desert Produce Safety Collaborative Field Conference 2015
Please join us for the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension’s 1st Annual Desert Fresh Produce Safety Collaborative Field Conference in Yuma, Arizona from 8:00am to 4:00pm on March 31st! This unique, hands-on conference will focus on increasing collaboration between produce safety sectors, and is open to small- and large-farm producers, researchers, students, regulatory agencies and anyone with an interest in fresh produce safety.