CALENDAR OF WATER RIGHTS & WATER QUALITY CONFERENCES and EVENTS: Please submit calendar entries for inclusion in The Water Report's calendar by email: thewaterreport@yahoo.com

NOTE: Many events now include Webcasts simultaneously - check with the event organizers for additional options. Times listed are for the place of the event.

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2017

November 11-17  MD
9th US Symposium on Harmful Algae, Baltimore. Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel. For info: www.9thushab.com

November 13-14       CA & Web
Local Climate Change Planning Conference: Strategies for Developing Plans & Adapting to Major 2017 Legislative Actions, Sacramento, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sacramento Airport. For info: Law Seminars Int’l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

November 13-14  CA
California Water Law Conference, San Francisco. BASF Conference Center. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

November 13-14  NV
Nevada Water Law Conference, Reno, Peppermill Resort & Casino. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

November 14             WY NEW ADDRESS
Wyoming Water Forum: James Fuller, Discovering History & Heritage - “History of the 1985 Cheyenne Flood”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road, SEO-Uber Conference. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

November 15             WA
The Growth Management Act’s Voluntary Stewardship Program & Critical Aquifer Recharge Areas: AWRA-WA November 2017 Seattle Dinner Meeting, Seattle. Ivar’s Salmon House on Lake Union, 401 NE Northlake Way. For info: https://waawra.wildapricot.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

November 16              TN
Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Information Session, Nashville. Tennessee Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue. For info: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07een7xhfuccc46610&oseq=&c=&ch=

November 17             CA
Floodplain Development & Management in Northern California Conference, Napa. Hampton Inn & Suites NAPA. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

November 28             DC & WEB
Environmental Justice in the 21st Century: Threats and Opportunties Program, Washington, DC, American Bar Association, 1050 Connecuticut Avenue, NW, Ste. 500. For info: www.eli.org/events-calendar

November 28-Dec. 1        OR
Oregon Water Resources Congress Annual Meeting, Hood River. Hood River Inn. For info: http://owrc.org/event/owrc-2017-annual-conference

November 29              KS
Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Information Session, Lenexa. EPA Region 7 Headquarters, 11202 Renner Blvd.. For info: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07een8220v9a9b15c5&oseq=&c=&ch=

November 29-30  DC
P3 Federal Conference: Solving Infrrasturcture Challenges Through Partnerships, Washington. Marriott Marquis Hotel. Presented by P3 Federal Conference. For info: www.p3federalconference.com

November 30             OR
Natural Resources Damages: Assessment & Restoration Conference, Portland. World Trade Center Two, 3825 SW Salmon Street. For info: Environmental Law Education Center, www.elecenter.com/

December 3-5 CA & Web
North American Water Loss Conference, San Diego. Paradise Point Resort. Hosted by California-Nevada Section, American Water Works Assoc. For info: http://www.northamericanwaterloss.org/

December 4               WA
Tribal Natural Resource Damages Assessments Seminar, Seattle. Washington State Convention Ctr., 800 Convention Place. For info: Law Seminars Int’l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

December 4-5            DC
Clean Water Act: Law & Regulation 2017 Conference, Washington. Hunton & Williams LLP, 2200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. Presented by American Law Institute and the Environmental Law Institute. For info: www.ali-cle.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=courses.course&course_code=CZ010

December 4-7            PA
Brownfields 2017: Sutainable Communities Start Here - National Brownfields Training Conference, Pittsburgh. David L. Lawrence Convention Center. For info: www.brownfields2017.org

December 6               WA
Northwest Conference on Climate Change: Strategies to Reduce Carbon Emissions, Seattle. Washington State Convention Ctr. 800 Convention Place. For info: Environmental Law Education Center, www.elecenter.com/

December 6            WEB
Overview of the Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Program, WEB. 2-3:30 pm. For info: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/9156860765268783617

December 8               WA
Navigating Floodplains & Flood Risk in the Northwest Conference, Seattle. Washington Athletic Club, 1325 6th Avenue. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

December 12             WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Brad Carr, WyCEHG. “Groundwater Investigations on the Brule Formation”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

December 13          WEB
Benefits of Financing with Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Loans, WEB. 2-3:30 pm. For info: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/2291604719436842242

December 14             WA
Scarce Water & Climate Change: Are We Adequately Protecting Washington's Resources? - CELP 7th Annual Winter CLE, Seattle, 2100 Building. For info: www.celp.org or www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3167301

December 14-15  CA
CEQA - A Review of 2017 - 12th Annual Conference, San Francisco. Mariott Marquis. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

December 20          WEB
Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Application Process:Tips for Submitting a Letter of Interest, WEB. 2-3:30 pm. For info: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/2620872168072096514

2018

January 9                  WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Kim Johnson, WY Dept. of Homeland Security. “National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and Flood Risk Management”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

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

January 17                 DC
Water Infrastructure Finanace & Innovation Act (WIFIA) Information Session, Washington. EPA Headquarters, William Jefferson Clinton East Bldg., 1301 Constitution Avenue, NW. For info: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eeq8d6abafcc5e55&oseq=&c=&ch=

January 24-26  CO
Colorado Water Congress 2018 Annual Convention, Denver. Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center. For info: http://www.cowatercongress.org/annual-convention.html

January 25-26  WA
25th Annual Endangered Species Act Conference, Seattle. Crowne Plaza Downtown. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

January 25-27  BC
2018 Environmental & Energy, Mass Torts & Products Liability Committees’ Joint CLE Seminar, Whistler. Westin Resort & Spa. Presented by ABA Sections. For info: https://shop.americanbar.org/ebus/ABAEventsCalendar/

February 1                  TX
Central Texas Water Conservation Symposium, Austin. For info: http://www.texaswater.org/

February 6-8             WA
16th Annual Stream Restoration Symposium, Stevenson. Skamaia Lodge. Presented by River Restoration Northwest. For info: http://www.rrnw.org/

February 8-9              DC
Environmental Law Conference, Washington. Washington Plaza. Presented by American Law Institute. For info: www.ali-cle.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=courses.course&course_code=CZ014

February 13               WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Paige Wolken, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “Compensatory Mitigation”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

February 22-23   NV
Family Farm Alliance Conference, Reno. Eldorado Hotel. For info: www.familyfarmalliance.org

February 28               GA
Water & Environmental Law Seminar, Atlanta. TBA. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

March 5-7                   CA
16th Biennial Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge, San Diego. The Dana on Mission Bay, 1710 W. Mission Bay Drive. Presented by Groundwater Resources Assoc. of California and the Arizona Hydrological Society. For info: www.grac.org/events/99/

March 8                      OR
Faces of Freshwater Event, Portland. Castaway Portland, 5:30 - 9:00 pm. Presented by The Freshwater Trust. For info: www.thefreshwatertrust.org/get-involved/events/

March 13                   WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Nick Scribner, WY Game & Fish. “Updates on Governor’s Water Strategy Fish Passage Initiative”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

March 22                    TX
Gulf Coast Water Conservation Symposium, Houston. For info: http://www.texaswater.org/

March 22-23 OR & WEB
The Mighty Columbia Conference, Portland. Embassy Suites Portland. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

March 25-28               OR
Capacity Building in Environmental Conflict: An Intensive 30-Hour Workshop, Troutdale. McMenamins Edgefield. Organized by Four Worlds LLC. For info: Dena Marshall, 503/ 489-9111,  dmarshall3587@gmail, or www.eventbrite.com/e/capacity-building-in-environmental-conflict-an-intensive-30-hour-workshop-tickets-37748922042?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_t

March 25-28              WA
Sustainable Water Management Conference, Seattle. Renaissance Seattle. Presented by American Water Works Association. For info: www.awwa.org/conferences-education/conferences/sustainable-water-management.aspx

April 5-6                    NM
18th Annual Law of the Rio Grande Conference, Santa Fe. La Fonda. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

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

April 10                     WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Paul Caffrey, WyGISC. “Wyoming National Hydrology Dataset (NHD) Data Stewardship”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

April 16-18                 FL
36th Annual ABA Water Law Conference, Orlando. Hilton Bonnet Creek. Presented by Section of Environment, Energy & Resources. For info: https://shop.americanbar.org/ebus/ABAEventsCalendar

April 24-26                 CO
FLOW 2018: Manageing Rivers, Reservoirs, and Lakes in the Face of Drought - Practical Tools & Strategies for Sustaining & Protecting Ecological Values of Water, Fort Collins. Hilton Hotel. Presented by the Instream Flow Council. For info: www.instreamflowcouncil.org

May 8                         WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Ramesh Sivanpillai, WyGISC. “LANDSAT Missions and Water Data”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Office, 6920 Yellowtail Road. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

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

May 15-16                   CA
Emerging Water Technology Symposium, Ontario. TBA. Presented by Alliance for Water Efficiency. For info: www.iapmo.org/Pages/EmergingWaterTechnologySymposium.aspx

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

August 13-15              CO
StormCon Denver (2018): The Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo, Denver. Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center. For info: https://www.stormcon.com/

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/

2021

July 15-17                  WA
67th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Seattle. For info: www.rmmlf.org/

2022

July 21-23                  CO
68th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Vail. For info: www.rmmlf.org/