December 8, 2016

Groundwater TV Highlights

Check out the Groundwater TV highlights.

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December 8, 2016

Irrigation Association and NGWA to Host Drought Summit Tomorrow

The second annual Drought Summit will take place from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. tomorrow in room N250 in the Las Vegas Convention Center. The summit is being co-hosted by the Irrigation Association and NGWA. It is open to all IA and NGWA attendees and exhibitors. This year’s summit will first focus on technologies for a sustainable…

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December 8, 2016

Three Elected to NGWA Board of Directors at Delegates Meeting

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Three Elected to NGWA Board of Directors at Delegates Meeting Denis Crayon, CHST, Merritt Partridge, CVCLD, and Robert C. Keyes were elected to the NGWA Board of Directors during last night’s Delegates Meeting and Reception. Todd Hunter, CWD/PI, became the new NGWA President, receiving the gavel from Jeffrey Williams, MGWC, CVCLD. Hunter thanked NGWA CEO…

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December 8, 2016

Make the Most of Last Day at Groundwater Week

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The last day of Groundwater Week ends on a high note with more than 10 workshops taking place along with facilitated discussion panels and Scientific and Application Sessions. The Exhibit Hall is once again open from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. today. A sampling of the workshops includes: “Aquifer Characterization Tests & Pressure Transducer Data Collection” by…

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December 8, 2016

Sounds of Nashville Party Gets Rocking Today

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This year’s wrap-up party will offer the sounds of Nashville, Tennessee, the site of Groundwater Week 2017. The event takes place from 2:30-5 p.m. today at the NGWA Booth in the Exhibit Hall and will feature food, a cash bar, entertainment, and prizes. 2017 Groundwater Week will take place December 5-7. The NGWA Groundwater Summit…

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December 7, 2016

Old and New Friends Connect at Yesterday’s Attendee Welcome Reception

After a full slate of educational offerings yesterday attendees met up with old friends and made new ones at the Attendee Welcome Reception sponsored by Franklin Electric at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Food and drink was provided. This year, the Attendee Welcome Reception was open to all Groundwater Week attendees and Irrigation…

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December 7, 2016

Wake Up to Tomorrow’s NGWA Volunteer Recognition and Awards of Excellence Breakfast

Jump out of bed and make it to the NGWA Volunteer Recognition and Awards of Excellence Breakfast from 8:15-9:15 a.m. tomorrow in room N109-N114. NGWA recognizes excellence in the groundwater industry by annually awarding those individuals and companies having made significant contributions to the industry. The awards represent the highest quality in standards and business…

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December 7, 2016

2016 NGWA Delegates Meeting Concludes Today’s Groundwater Week Activities

Come listen to this year’s board candidates and discussion on NGWA Code of Regulations proposed amendments, and, if you’ve been chosen as a delegate, make certain your vote gets counted at the 2016 NGWA Delegates Meeting and Reception. Please note delegates must register on-site at the Delegates Registration Desk and pick up the appropriate credentials…

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December 7, 2016

Keynote Session to Tackle Water-for-Food Challenge

Water for Food Security: Solutions for the Context” is the focus of the keynote address by Peter McCornick, Ph.D., PE, D.WRE, an internationally known expert in water, food, and environmental research. The keynote is from 9:30-10:45 a.m. today in Hall C1. McCornick, the new executive director of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the…

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December 7, 2016

Darcy and McEllhiney Lectures Part of Today’s Activities

Ty Ferré, Ph.D., will detail models and the data gained from them in his presentation “Seeing Things Differently: Rethinking the Relationship Between Data, Models, and Decision-Making” in the 2016 NGWREF Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecture Series in Groundwater Science Farewell Presentation. The presentation takes place from 1:30-3 p.m. today in room 101/102. Ferré will build from…

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