THE GREAT WESTERN DROUGHT: HISTORY, STATUS, POLICY, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE EAST
What led to the Great Western Drought? What is its current status? Which polices are working? Which are not? Are eastern droughts different? Are there lessons for the east? How are eastern regions preparing? Please join us for presentations and a discussion of these topics, and more.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
5:30 pm Registration and Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres; 6:00 Presentations and Discussion; 7:30 Wrap Up
Venue: University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC, Arts and Sciences Library (Bldg. 41), Room A-03 (Near Van Ness - UDC Metro, Red Line)
Parking and Directions: http://www.udc.edu/about_udc/campus_map
WATER RESOURCES SYMPOSIUM 2015
Urban Water Management and Resilience in Uncertain Times
Friday, April 10, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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 challenges and opportunities for water management and resilience in the region, as well as national, and international scope. The program will include a keynote address, invited panelists, and breakout sessions featuring submitted oral and poster presentations. Dr. Daniel Zarrilli, Director of the Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency for the City of New York will present the keynote address. Click here for Full Announcement, Call for Abstracts, and Registration Information.