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

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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/

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 18-19  KS
Kansas Ground Water Association Convention 2018, Mulvane. Kansas Star Event Center. For info: https://kgwa.org/events/

January 19                 CA
17th Annual Land Use, Environmental & Real Estate Law Update, Redding. Hilton Garden Inn Redding, 5050 Bechelli Lane, 12:30 pm-4:00 pm. Presented by Abbott Kindermann. For info: https://blog.aklandlaw.com/

January 20                 CA
What’s Coming Down the Pipeline? The Future of California’s Water Infrastructure - 14th Annual California Water Law Symposium, Berkeley. Chevron Auditorium, International House, UC Berkeley. Collaborative, Student-Led Event Involving UC Berkeley School of Law; UC Davis School of Law; UC Hastings College of the Law; University of San Francisco School of Law; Golden Gate University School of Law & the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School. For info: waterlawsymposium2018.com

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 24-26  TX
Texas Ground Water Association Annual Convention, San Marcos. Embassy Suites in San Marcos. For info: www.tgwa.org/

January 24-26  WY
Wyoming Water Well Association Annual Convention, Casper. Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center. For info: www.wywaterwell.org/convention

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/

January 26                 CA
17th Annual Land Use, Environmental & Real Estate Law Update, Sacramento. Sacramento Hilton Arden West, 2200 Harvard Street, 8:30 am-Noon. Presented by Abbott Kindermann. For info: https://blog.aklandlaw.com/

January 29-30  CA
2018 California Irrigation Institute 56th Annual Conference: Drought to Deluge - Scaling Solutions, Sacramento. Hilton Arden West. For info: www.caii.org/

January 30-Feb. 1      ID
Idaho Ground Water Association Annual Convention & Trade Show, Boise. JUMP, 1000 W. Myrtle. For info: http://www.igwa.info/events.html

February 1                  TX
Central Texas Water Conservation 8th Annual Symposium: Future-Focused Water Conservation (Past to Present: What’s Next on the Horizon), Austin. Canyon View Event Center, 4800 Spicewood Springs Road. For info: http://www.texaswater.org/

February 2                 CA
17th Annual Land Use, Environmental & Real Estate Law Update, Modesto. DoubleTree Hotel Modesto, 1150 Ninth Street, 12:30 pm-4:00 pm. Presented by Abbott Kindermann. For info: https://blog.aklandlaw.com/

February 5-6             CA
Sustainable Groundwater Planning in California Seminar, Los Angeles, DoubleTree by Hilton - Los Angeles Downtown. For info: Law Seminars Int'l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

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

February 7                 CA
17th Annual Land Use, Environmental & Real Estate Law Update, Napa. Embassy Suites, 1075 California Blvd., 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Presented by Abbott Kindermann. For info: https://blog.aklandlaw.com/

February 7-9              MT
Montana Water Well Drillers Association 2018 Convention, Great Falls. Heritage Inn. For info: www.mwwda.org/convention

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 8-9              NV
Western Water Law 23rd Annual Conference: Federal, Tribal, State & Local Considerations, Las Vegas. Caesars Palace. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

February 8-9              NV
Mountain States Ground Water Expo, Laughlin. The Aquarius Resort Casino. For info: http://mountainstatesgroundwater.com/

February 9                 OR
Oregon Superfund Conference: Environmental Contamination Plus Cleanup, Portland. World Trade Center Two. For info: Holly Duncan, Environmental Law Education Center, 503/ 282-5220, info@elecenter.com or www.elecenter.com

February 12-13  LA
Endangered Species Act, Wetlands, Stormwater & Floodplain Regulatory Compliance for Energy & Utilities Conference, New Orleans. Hyatt Regency New Orleans. For info: www.euci.com/event

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

February 13-15  NE
2018 Nebraska Water Industries Convention & Trade Show, Lincoln. For info: http://www.nebraskawelldrillers.org/

February 15-16  AK
Alaska Water Well Association 2018 Conference, Anchorage. Lakefront Hotel. For info: www.alaskawellwater.org/convention

February 21-22  TX
North American Shale Water Management 2018: Reducing the Cost of Water Recycling & Reuse, Houston. For info: www.shale-water-management.com

February 22-23  WY
Oklahoma Water Law Conference, Oklahoma City. Sheraton Downtown. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

February 22-23  NV
Family Farm Alliance Conference: One Year In - What’s Changed & Where Are We Going in Western Water, Reno. Eldorado Resort Casino. For info: www.familyfarmalliance.org

March 1-2                   DC
Natural Resource Damages Seminar, Washington DC, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP Conference Center. For info: Law Seminars Int'l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

March 1-2                   AZ
Law of the Colorado River Superconference: Learning from Our History & Planning for the Future, Tucson. Hilton El Conquistador Resort. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

March 1-4                   OR
Public Interest Environmental Law Conference 2018: Local Character, Global Vision, Eugene. University of Oregon. Presented by Land Air Water & Friends of Land Air Water. For info: http://pielc.org/pielc-2018/

March 5-6                   TX
Texas Wetlands Conference, Austin. Omni Hotel at Southpark. For info: CLE Int’l, 800/ 873-7130 or www.cle.com

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 Commission at 6920 Yellowtail Rd. Presented by Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. For info: http://seo.wyo.gov/interstate-streams/water-forum

March 16-17               OR
2018 Pacific Northwest Ground Water Exposition, Portland. Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach. For info: http://www.pnwgwa.org/

March 18                    CA
Water Gala ‘18, San Francisco. Mezzanine. Presented by Alliance for Water Efficiency. For info: Nashelley Kaplan-Dailey, 415) 828-6344 or nashelley@imagineh2o.org

March 20                    OR
Water Quality Conference: NPDES Permitting, Stormwater Management & Source Control, Portland. World Trade Center Two. For info: Holly Duncan, Environmental Law Education Center, 503/ 282-5220, info@elecenter.com or www.elecenter.com

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 - Downtown. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

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

March 26-28               OR
Principles & Practices for Environmental Conflict: An Intensive Workshop, Troutdale. McMenamins Edgefield. Organized by Four Worlds LLC. For info: Todd Votteler, 512/ 970-9840 or votteler@waterdisputes.org

March 29-30 MT & WEB
Buying & Selling Ranches Seminar, Billings. Northern Hotel, 19 N. Broadway. For info: The Seminar Group, 800/ 574-4852, info@theseminargroup.net or www.theseminargroup.net

April 3-4                     CA
Solving Water Challenges Through Partnerships - P3 Water Summit, San Diego. Grand Hyatt Hotel. For info: www.p3watersummit.com

April 5-6                    NM
18th Annual Law of the Rio Grande Conference: Protecting & Enhancing Our Water Resources, 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 Commission at 6920 Yellowtail Rd. 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 22-25                 FL
GIS and Water Resources X Conference, Orlando. Rosen Centre Hotel. Presented by American Water Resources Association. For info: www.awra.org

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

April 26-27                WA
Water Law in Washington Seminar, Seattle, TBA. For info: Law Seminars Int'l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

May 3-4                  WA
Climate Change Policy Seminar, Seattle, TBA. For info: Law Seminars Int'l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

May 8                         WY
Wyoming Water Forum: Ramesh Sivanpillai, WyGISC. “LANDSAT Missions and Water Data”, Cheyenne. Wyoming Water Development Commission at 6920 Yellowtail Rd. 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 - 6th Biennial, Ontario. TBA. Presented by Alliance for Water Efficiency. For info: www.iapmo.org/Pages/EmergingWaterTechnologySymposium.aspx

May 31-June 2    China
Aquatech China 2018, Shanghai. National Exhibition & Convention Center. For info: www.aquatechtrade.com/china/

June 6                        WA
Northwest Climate Change Conference: Impacts + Adaptation, Sea Level Rise & Extreme Weather, Seattle. TBA. For info: Holly Duncan, Environmental Law Education Center, 503/ 282-5220, info@elecenter.com or www.elecenter.com

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/

June 14-15                   WA
Water Quality in Washington Seminar, Seattle, TBA. For info: Law Seminars Int'l, 206/ 567-4490 or www.lawseminars.com

June 20-21                 NM
Environmental Conditions of the Animas & San Juan Watersheds 3rd Annual Conference, Farmington. San Juan College. Presented by the New Mexico Environment Department. For info: https://animas.nmwrri.nmsu.edu/2018/

July 9-11                     TX
Managing Transboundary Groundwater Conference, Fort Worth. Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel. Presented by American Water Resources Association. For info: www.awra.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 24           WA
CERCLA + MTCA: Advanced Sediments Conference, Seattle. TBA. For info: Holly Duncan, Environmental Law Education Center, 503/ 282-5220, info@elecenter.com or www.elecenter.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 5-8            MD
Annual Water Resources Conference, Baltimore. Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards Hotel. Presented by American Water Resources Association. For info: www.awra.org

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

February 12-14  NE
Nebraska Water Industries Convention & Trade Show, Lincoln. For info: http://www.nebraskawelldrillers.org/

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 4-6    Mexico
Aquatech Mexico 2018, Mexico City. Mexico Room, WTC Mexico City, Montecita 38, Napoles. For info: www.aquatechtrade.com/en/mexico/

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/

November 5-8 Netherlands
Aquatech Amsterdam 2019, Amsterdam. TBD. For info: www.aquatechtrade.com

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/