USU Spring Runoff Conference 2018


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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

TIME ECC
205/207
Runoff and Climate Forecast
Moderator: Peter Wilcock, Watershed Sciences, Utah State University
8:30 AM - 8:40 AM
Opening Remarks

Chris Luecke
8:40 AM - 9:10 AM
2018 Spring Runoff Forecast

Brian McInerney
9:10 AM - 9:40 AM
A Recent Alteration in North American Winter Climate Regime - Impacts on the Western U.S.

Rob Gillies
Monitoring Waters and Watersheds: Connecting with Policy and Management
Moderator: Chuck Hawkins, Department of Watershed Sciences, Utah State University
9:40 AM - 10:20 AM
Large-Scale Monitoring – The Promise and Potential of US EPA’s National Aquatic Resource Surveys

Amina Pollard
10:20 AM - 10:40 AM
Morning Break
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
Utah's Approach to Monitoring, Evaluating, and Reporting Water Quality

Ben Holcomb
11:10 AM - 11:40 AM
Monitoring Aquatic Systems in a Manner that Matters

Brett Roper
11:40 AM - 12:10 AM
Near-Census, Big Data River Monitoring For the 21st Century

Greg Pasternack
12:10 PM - 12:40 PM
Logan River Observatory: Long-term Local Monitoring to Inform Local Policy and Management Decisions

Michelle Baker, Jeffery Horsburgh
12:40 PM - 2:00 PM
LUNCH: On your own
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Panel Discussion: "Can We Have It All? Envisioning Utah's Rivers as Coupled Human - Natural Systems

David Rosenberg, Belize Lane
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Panelists

Tim Hawkes, Shaun Dustin, Paul Thompson
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Afternoon Break
[ECC]
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Poster - Lightning Round

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2018 Spring Runoff Reception and Poster Session

Logan Golf & Country Club