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2017

March 28                    AZ
Irrigated Agriculture in Arizona: A Fresh Perspective  - WRRC Conference 2017, Tucson. University of Arizona Student Union, 8am-5pm. Presented by Water Resources Research Center. For info: http://wrrc.arizona.edu/events/conference/wrrc-conference-2017-irrigated-agriculture-arizona-fresh-perspective

March 28-29               CA
35th Annual ABA Water Law Conference, Los Angeles. Loews Hollywood Hotel. Presented by ABA in connection with SEER’s Spring Conference March 29-31. For info: www.shop.americanbar.org/ebus/ABAEventsCalendar.aspx

March 28-30               CA
California Municipal Utilities Assoc. 85th Annual Meeting, Carlsbad. Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa. For info: http://cmua.org/events/

March 29                    CA
Environmental Summit of the Americas, Los Angeles. Loews Hollywood Hotel. Sponsored by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy & Resources. For info: http://shop.americanbar.org/ebus/ABAEventsCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?productId=266631586

March 29                    CA
Emerging Issues in Environmental Law: A Discussion with Judges Mary Kay Lynch & Kathie Stein, US EPA Environmental Appeals Board, Los Angeles, Latham & Watkins, 355 South Grand Avenue, Noon-1:30 pm. Presented by Environmental Law Institute. For info: www.eli.org

March 29-31               CA
46th Spring Conference of the Section of Environment, Energy & Resources, Los Angeles. Loews Hollywood Hotel. Presented by ABA SEER. For info: http://www.americanbar.org/groups/environment_energy_resources/events_cle.html

March 29-31              MN
Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conference 2017, Minneapolis. Minneapolis Convention Center. Presented by Water Environment Federation. For info: http://www.wef.org/DBIA/

March 29-April 1                        CA
35th Annual Salmonid Restoration Conference, Davis. Veteran’s Memorial Center, 203 E. 14th Street. Presented by Salmonid Restoration Federation. For info: http://calsalmon.org/

March 30                    MT
Trends in Montana Environmental Law: 2017 Environmental Law CLE, Helena, Radisson Colonial Hotel. Presented by Montana BAR. For info: Meagan Caprara, MT BAR, 406/ 447-2206 or mcaprara@montanabar.org

March 30-31              MT
Buying and Selling Ranches Seminar, Helena. Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

March 31                    DC
Environmental Law & Policy Review Annual Conference 2017, Washington. Environmental Law Institute, 1730 M Streeet NW, Ste. 700. Presented by Environmental Law Institute & Vanderbilt University Law School. For info: www.eli.org/events/environmental-law-and-policy-review-annual-conference-2017

April 5                       WA
5.1 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Permeable Pavement Training, Bellingham. Alaska Ferry Terminal (Conference Room B). Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

April 5-7                     NV
Lower Colorado River Tour 2017, Las Vegas. Lower Colorado River. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.watereducation.org/topic-nevada

April 6-7                     CA
California Water Policy Conference 26: Upstream, Downstream, We All Scream, San Diego. Courtyard by Marriott at Liberty Station. For info: http://cawaterpolicy.org/

April 6-7                    NM
Law of the Rio Grande Conference, Santa Fe. La Fonda Hotel. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

April 6-7                     CO
Long Term Capital & Financial Planning for Municipal/Public Water & Wasterwater Utilities Course, Denver. EUCI Offices, 4601 DTC Blvd., Ste. 800. Presented by EUCI (Electric Utility Consultants Inc.). For info: www.euci.com/events/

April 6-8                     DC
The Environmental Council of States Spring Meeting, Washington. The Mayflower Hotel. For info: ECOS, www.ecos.org

April 7                        DC
2017 NCR Water Resources Symposium, Washington. University of District Columbia. Presented by American Water Resources Assoc. - National Capital Region. For info: www.awrancrs.org/events/events2016-2017.html

April 8-11                  WA
Residuals and Biosolids 2017 Conference, Seattle. Seattle Convention Center. Presented by Water Environment Federation. For info: www.wef.org/ResidualsBiosolids/

April 10-11                 CO Corrected DATE
Natural Resources, Energy, and Public Lands: What Happens Next? - 2017 Martz Spring Symposium, Boulder, University of Colorado School of Law, Wolf Law Bldg., Wittemyer Courtroom. Monday, April 10th: Free Debate Open to Public at 5:30 pm; Tuesday, April 11th Martz Spring Symposium. For info: Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy, and the Environment, www.colorado.edu/law/research/gwc/events

April 10-13                 TX
Texas Water 2017 Conference, Austin. Austin Convention Ctr. For info: www.txwater.org/

April 11                     WY
“Changes in Precipitation, Snowpack & Streamflow in Wyoming by the 21st Century” (Dr. Bart Geert) and “2017 Water Supply Outlook” (Reclamation): Wyoming Water Forum, Cheyenne. Herschler Bldg., Conference Room 1699. Presented by the State Engineer’s Office. For info: https://sites.google.com/a/wyo.gov/seo/interstate-streams/water-forum

April 12                     WA
Kittitas County Water Resource Management - Process & the Future (Dinner Meeting), Ellensburg, Starlight Lounge, 402 N. Pearl Street. Presented by Washington Section of the American Water Resources Assoc. For info: http://waawra.org/event-2504582

April 12-14                 NE
Western States Water Council Meeting - Spring 2017 (183rd), Nebraska City. Lied Lodge & Conference Center. For info: WSWC, www.westernstateswater.org

April 13                      OR
Merchants of Doubt Documentary, Portland, Tonkon Torp, 888 SW Taylor Street (16th Floor), 4:45-7:00 pm. Sponsored by the Sustainable Future Section (Oregon BAR), Senior Advocates for Generational Equity & Center for Earth Leadership. Film examines misinformation about climate science. For info: Roselene Chand, roselenechand@dwt.com

April 13                      CA
ELQ-CLEE Annual Banquet, Berkeley. Chevron Auditorium, I-House. Presented by Center for Law Energy & the Environment and Ecology Law Quarterly, 6-9 pm. For info: www.law.berkeley.edu/research/clee/events/

April 14                      OR
Oregon Source Control Conference, Portland. World Trade Center, 121 SW Salmon Street. For info: Environmental Law Education Center, www.elecenter.com/

April 18                     WA
5.1 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Permeable Pavement Training, Olympia. Olympia Center, 222 Columbia Street NW. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

April 18                     WA
5.1 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Permeable Pavement Training, Vancouver. Water Resources Education Ctr., 4600 SE Columbia Way. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

April 20                     WA
5.0 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Bioretention Training, Moses Lake. Moses Lake Fire Depart. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

April 27-28                 CA
Headwaters Tour 2017, Sacramento. Sierra Nevadas. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.watereducation.org/tour/headwaters-tour-2017

April 30-May 5    MO
Assoc. of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) National Conference 2017, Kansas City. Kansas City Convention Ctr. For info: www.asfpmconference.org

May 3                         WA
5.0 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Bioretention Training, Olympia. Olympia Center, 222 Columbia Street NW. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

May 3-4                       CA
SGMA Conference - Groundwater Sustainability Plan Tools, Los Angeles. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Modesto. Presented by Groundwater Resources Assoc. of California. For info: www.grac.org/events/64/

May 4                         WA
6.2 Advanced LID Design: Bioretention Media & Compost Amended Soils Training, Seattle. Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st Street. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

May 4-5                       CA
P3 Water Summit: Forging Partnerships to Meet America’s Water Challenges, San Diego. Grand Hyatt. For info: www.p3watersummit.com

May 8-9                       CA
11th Annual NEPA Conference, San Francisco. Hotel Nikko. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

May 8-11                     MI
Annual National River Rally Conference, Grand Rapids. Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Hosted by River Network. For info: www.rivernetwork.org/events-learning/river-rally/about/

May 9                         WA
5.0 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Bioretention Training, Seattle. Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st Street. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

May 9                         WY
“MODIS & Snowcover Patterns: How Changes in Snow Affect Water Yield” by Stephanie Kampf, CSU: Wyoming Water Forum, Cheyenne. Herschler Bldg., Conference Room 1699. Presented by State Engineer’s Office. For info: https://sites.google.com/a/wyo.gov/seo/interstate-streams/water-forum

May 9-11                    WA
Washington Hydrogeology Symposium 2017, Tacoma. Hotel Murano. For info: Mary Jane Shirkawa, 206/ 221-3936, mjshir@uw.edu or http://depts.washington.edu/uwconf/wordpress/wahgs/

May 9-12                     CA
Assoc. of California Water Agencies 2017 Spring Conference & Exhibition, Monterey. Monterey Marriott & Portola Hotel & Spa. For info: http://www.acwa.com/events/acwa-2017-spring-conference-exhibition

May 12                       WA
5.1 Advanced Long-Term LID Operations: Permeable Pavement Training, Seattle. Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st Street. Presented by Dept. of Ecology. For info: www.eventbrite.com/o/lid-training-team-8360043510

May 15                       WA
Natural Resources Damages Conference, Seattle. Washington State Convention Ctr. For info: Environmental Law Education Center, www.elecenter.com/

May 16-17                  WA
Washington State Municipal Stormwater Conference (MUNICON),, Yakima. Yakima Convention Center. Organizers: Washington Stormwater Center, Yakima County and the Washington Department of Ecology. For info: Laurie Larson, Washington Stormwater Center, 253/ 445-4593 or www.wastormwatercenter.org/municon2017/

May 16-17                   TX
Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin. Austin Convention Ctr. Sponsored by Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. For info: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/events/etfc/etf.html

May 17-18                    ID
2017 Water Reuse Conference (Pacific Northwest), Boise. Riverside Hotel. For info: www.deq.idaho.gov/assistance-resources/conferences-trainings/2017-water-reuse-conference/

May 18-19                   TX
7th Annual Water Reuse in Texas Conference, El Paso. TBA. For info: https://eventegg.com/water-reuse-texas/

May 21-23                   GA
2017 Industrial & Commercial Water Reuse Conference, Atlanta. Westin Peachtree Plaza. For info: https://watereuse.org/news-events/event-calendar

May 25                        CA
2017 Santa Ana River Watershed Conference, Ontario. Ontario Convention Ctr. Copnvened by the Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority & Coordinated by Water Education Foundation. For info: http://www.watereducation.org/OWOW2017

May 29-June 2    Mexico
XVI World Water Congress: Bridging Science & Policy, Cancun. Organized by the International Water Resources assoc.. For info: www.worldwatercongress.com/

June 1-2                     WA
Shoreline Regulation in Washington State Seminar, Seattle. Hilton Garden Inn Downtown. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

June 6-7              Ireland
Blue Tech Forum 2017: Water and the 4th Industrial Revolution, Dublin. The Marker Hotel. For info: http://www.bluetechforum.com/

June 8-9                     CO
Fighting Back on the Colorado River: Carving Out Progress on Multiple Fronts: 2017 Martz Summer Conference, Boulder. UC School of Law, Wolf Law Bldg.. Presented by Getches-Wilkinson Center. For info: www.colorado.edu/law/research/gwc/events

June 11-14                 PA
ACE 17: Annual Conference & Exposition, Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Convention Center. Presented by American Water Works Association. For info: www.awwa.org/conferences-education/conferences/annual-conference.aspx

June 12-13                   ID
Idaho Water Users Assoc. Summer Water Law & Resource Issues Seminar, Sun Valley. TBA. For info: IWUA, 208/ 344-6690 or www.iwua.org/

June 12-13                 CO
Endangered Species Act, Wetlands, Stormwater & Floodplain Regulatory Compliance for Energy and Utilities, Denver. EUCI Offices, 4601 DTC Blvd., Ste. 800. For info: www.euci.com/event_post/0617-endangered-species-act/

June 12-14                  FL
Nutrient Symposium 2017, Fort Lauderdale. Hyatt Regency. Presented by Water Environment Federation. For info: http://www.wef.org/Nutrients/

June 14-16                 CA
Bay-Delta Tour 2017, Delta. Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: http://www.watereducation.org/tour/bay-delta-tour-2017

June 20                         N
Republican River Basin-Wide Water Management Plan Meeting, Cambridge. Cambridge Community Center, 722 Patterson Ave. Hosted by Nebraska Dept. of Natural Resources. For info: http://dnr.nebraska.gov/RRBWP/project-and-meeting-schedule

June 22-23                 NV
19th Annual Law of the Colorado River Conference, Las Vegas. Caesars Palace. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

June 27-29                 CA
Western States Water Council Meeting - Summer 2017 (184th), Rohnert Park. DoubleTree by Hilton Sonoma-Wine Country. For info: WSWC, www.westernstateswater.org

July 20-22                  NM
Rocky Mt. Mineral Law Foundation 63rd Annual Institute, Santa Fe. Eldorado Hotel & Spa. For info: www.rmmlf.org

August 8-10               NM
Western Water Seminar, Santa Fe. El Dorado Hotel & Spa. Presented by National Water Resources Assoc. For info: www.nwra.org/upcoming-conferences-workshops.html

September 11-13                           WY
The Environmental Council of States Fall Meeting, Jackson. Snow King Resort. For info: www.ecos.org/event/2017-ecos-fall-meeting/

September 17           WA
Washington Environmental Cleanup: CERCLA & MTCA, Seattle. Washington State Convention Ctr. For info: Environmental Law Education Center, www.elecenter.com/

September 17-21                            TX
EPA Region 6 Stormwater Conference and LID Competition, San Antonio. Hilton Palacio. Organized by EPA Region 6, in partnership with San Antonio, Texas, Texas A&M University Kingsville, Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s), and States in Region 6.. For info: Nelly Smith, EPA, smith.nelly@epa.gov

September 18-20                           NV
WaterPro Conference - Annual Conference of the National Rural Water assoc., Reno. Grand Sierra Resort. For info: http://waterproconference.org/

September 30-Oct. 4                       IL
WEFTEC 2017: The Water Quality Event & Exhibition, Chicago. McCormick Place North & South. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.weftec.org/future-weftec-schedule/

October 4-6                NV
10th Annual Water Smart Innovations Conference & Exposition 2017, Las Vegas. South Point Hotel & Conference. Presented by WaterSmart Innovations. For info: www.watersmartinnovations.com

October 18-21            MD
25th Fall Conference of the Section of Environment, Energy & Resources (ABA), Baltimore. Baltimore Waterfront Marriott. Presented by ABA SEER. For info: http://www.americanbar.org/groups/environment_energy_resources/events_cle.html

October 24-25            CA
Water & Long-Term Value Conference, San Francisco. Fort Mason Center. Presented by Skytop Strategies. For info: https://skytopstrategies.com/water-long-term-value-2/

November 4               OR
14th Annual Celebration of Oregon Rivers, Portland. Tiffany Center. Presented by WaterWatch of Oregon. For info: www.waterwatch.org

November 9-10  ID
IWUA 34th Annual Water Law Seminar, Boise. Riverside Hotel. Presented by Idaho Water Users Assoc.. For info: IWUA, 208/ 344-6690 or www.iwua.org/

November 15-17  AZ
NWRA Annual Conference, Tucson. Loews Ventana Canyon Resort. Presented by National Water Resources Assoc. For info: www.nwra.org/upcoming-conferences-workshops.html

2018

January 16-18  ID
Idaho Water Users Assoc. Annual Convention, Boise. The Riverside Hotel. For info: IWUA, 208/ 344-6690 or www.iwua.org/

April 9-11                   DC
Federal Water Issues Conference - National Water Resources Assoc., Washington. Embassy Suites. For info: NWRA, www.nwra.org/upcoming-conferences-workshops.html

May 15-16                   TX
Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin. Austin Convention Ctr. Sponsored by Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. For info: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/events/etfc/etf.html

June 11-12                   ID
Idaho Water Users Assoc. Summer Water Law & Resource Issues Seminar, Sun Valley. TBA. For info: IWUA, 208/ 344-6690 or www.iwua.org/

July 19-21 British Columbia
64th Annual Rockey Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Victoria. For info: www.rmmlf.org/

August 1-3                  UT
Western Water Seminar, Park City. Park City Resort. Presented by National Water Resources Assoc. For info: NWRA, www.nwra.org/upcoming-conferences-workshops.html

September 29-Oct. 3                     LA
WEFTEC 2018: The Water Quality Event & Exhibition, New Orleans. Morial Convention Ctr. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.weftec.org/future-weftec-schedule/

November 7-9            CA
NWRA Annual Conference, Coronado. Hotel Del Coronado. Presented by National Water Resources Assoc. For info: www.nwra.org/upcoming-conferences-workshops.html

November 15-16  ID
Idaho Water Users Assoc. 35th Water Law Seminar, Boise. The Riverside Hotel. For info: IWUA, 208/ 344-6690 or www.iwua.org/

2019

May 14-15                   TX
Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin. Austin Convention Ctr. Sponsored by Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. For info: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/events/etfc/etf.html

July 18-20                  CA
65th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Monterey. For info: www.rmmlf.org/

September 21-25                             IL
WEFTEC 2019: The Water Quality Event & Exhibition, Chicago. McCormick Place. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.weftec.org/future-weftec-schedule/

2020

May 12-13                   TX
Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin. Austin Convention Ctr. Sponsored by Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. For info: www.tceq.texas.gov/p2/events/etfc/etf.html

July 23-25                   UT
66th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Salt Lake City. For info: www.rmmlf.org/

October 3-7                 LA
WEFTEC 2020: The Water Quality Event & Exhibition, New Orleans. Morial Convention Ctr. Presented by Water Education Foundation. For info: www.weftec.org/future-weftec-schedule/