WRRC Co-Sponsored Event: Water and Agriculture: Chile-Arizona Experience?
Sharon B. Megdal, Director, Water Resources Research Center, University of Arizona
Javierra Herrera, Head of Water Policies, CNR
Channah Rock, Professor and Extension Specialist, University of Arizona
Andrés Rodriguez , Agricultural Attaché, Embassy of Chile
Tom Davis, General Manger, Yuma County Water Users Association
Rodrigo Valdés, Hydrologist, University of Arizona
11:00 am - 1:00 pm - Arizona
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Chile
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Washington, DC
The Agricultural Office of the Embassy of Chile in the US and the WRRC are co-hosting the webinar, “Water and Agriculture: Chile-Arizona Experience,” on November 29 from 11 to 1 pm Arizona time and 3 to 5 pm Chile time. Registration is now open for this webinar, which will bring together key stakeholders, decision-makers, scientists, water experts, and others to discuss the developing projects to advance sustainable water resources and agriculture management. The discussion panel will feature a distinguished group of commentators from Chile and Arizona, including the Chilean Embassy’s Agricultural Attaché in the US Andres Rodrigues and CNR – Chile Head of Water Policies Javiera Herrera, along with the Yuma County Water Users Association General Manager Tom Davis, WRRC Director Sharon B. Megdal, and other knowledgeable UArizona specialists and researchers. Live translation of the webinar will be provided in both English and Spanish.