2019 NCR WATER RESOURCES SYMPOSIUM

Water Management in Coastal Cities of the Future

Friday, April 12, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

University of the District of Columbia (UDC)

David A. Clarke School of Law

4340 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC

This one-day symposium at the University of the District of Columbia will bring together experts from governmental agencies, academia, the private sector, and non-profits to present and discuss innovations in water research, technology, policy, and management to respect and reflect the true value of water. The program will include a keynote address, invited panelists, and breakout sessions featuring submitted oral and poster presentations. The keynote speaker is Dr. Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm, Professor and Director, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, University of Maryland. Click links for the Full Program and for the Booklet of Abstracts.  Information and a link for online Registration appear below.

Presentation Files:

1. Patuxent Water Resources- Assessing Land Cover and Land Use Change to Inform Watershed Resources Management - PDF

2. Water Quality Trading - Chesapeake Bay WatershedPDF

3. Optimizing Water Reuse in the Potomac River Watershed- PDF

4. Effectiveness of Form Based Green Roofs/Surfaces for Reducing Runoff Pollutant Concentrations Relative to Conventional RoofsPDF

5. NOAA's National Water ModelPDF

6. Investigating the Potential of Assimilating Phenology Observations in a Land Surface Model- PDF

7. Effects of Anacostia River Water on Growth and Development in Larval Zebrafish- PDF

8. Using A Noval Method To Map Flood Susceptibility Of The Lower Connecticut River Region -PDF

Read more: 2019 NCR Water Resources Symposium

EVENT TOPIC: The Food-Energy-Water-Nexus (FEW Nexus)

Wednesday, March 20, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The University of the District of Columbia (UDC)

Student Center

4200 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20008

Please join us at an event co-sponsored by the American Water Resources Association National Capital Region Section and the Water Resources Research Institute of the University of the District of Columbia, College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences.

Read more: Event Invitation: The Food-Energy-Water Nexus

November 1, 2018 Event

We invite you to join us on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at an event co-sponsored by the American Water Resources Association National Capital Region Section (AWRA-NCRS) and George Washington University's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Download the Event Announcement Document here.

Event Topic -Small-Scale Water and Wastewater Treatment Systems

Speakers-

David Hill – Environmental Engineer at Black& Veatch

Brian Enslein – Foreign Service Officer with the US Agency for International Development (USAID)

Integrated Sanitation Approaches - Adopting Solutions to Rapid Urbanization

 

Event Details-

Thursday, November 1, 2018

5:30pm-6:15pm - Refreshments

6:15-7:30pm - Presentations and Panel Discussion

GWU Science and Engineering Hall, Room B1270, 800 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20052

 

REGISTRATION is only $10 for members and students; $15 for non-members. Professional Development Hour (PDH) certificates provided for attendance. Please register by Tuesday, Oct 30th at https://co.clickandpledge.com/sp/d1/default.aspx?wid=41487 or email Mathini Sreetharan/Membership Chair at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and pay at the door.  (Make checks payable to AWRA-NCR Section.) If you are not yet a member and would like to become one, visit http://www.awrancrs.org/membership.html.  

 

 

Thank You,
AWRA-NCRS Board

 

2018 AWRA Annual Conference

Join water resource professionals and students for community, Conversations and Connections at AWRA's 53rd Annual Water Resources Conference, November 4-8, 2018, at the Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards in the heart of Baltimore's downtown. Just a short drive from BWI airport, the hotel is located in the beautiful Inner Harbor area. Take a few steps from the conference venue to try famous Maryland blue crab in the local eateries, visit the Visionary Museum and the Baltimore Aquarium and check out the many local sights surrounding the Baltimore Harbor.

 

Read more: November 4-8, 2018: AWRA Annual Conference

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