Lethbridge, Alberta June 5-7, 2017
The 2017 Conference will explore how water has been exploited, managed, protected, and shared as it crosses jurisdictional boundaries in North America. The program will address the best (and worst) approaches and solutions to interjurisdictional water management on the continent, with a view to influencing future public policy. When submitting an abstract, you will be requested to indicate your choice of theme and sub-theme, and to specify your preference for either an oral or poster presentation, or a Pecha Kucha style concise presentation. Abstracts accepted until February 28, 2017.
When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Bow Habitat Station, 1440 – 17a Street SE, Calgary
Enjoy fun, hands-on, cooperative learning activities, while experiencing how this high quality instructional resource with 65 complete multi-level lesson plans can help you educate youth in or out of the classroom. Review supports, on-line curricular links, specially prepared Canadian supplementary backgrounders and a full-access personal account through the Project WET Portal. Receive the new 592 page, K-12, Project WET 2.0 Activity Guide for $44. This session requires pre-registration, click here to reserve your spot.
March 8-9, 2017 Guelph, ON
The second annual Technical Transfer Workshop for Floodplain Mapping workshop will be on March 8-9, 2017 in Guelph Ontario. The workshop will provide case studies and innovations on:
Base Mapping, Hydrology and Hydraulics, risk assessment, flood forecasting and warning, and expertise and insights to support projects related to the National Disaster Mitigation Program (NDMP).
The workshop is hosted by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Grand River Conservation Authority, the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority, Conservation Ontario and the Ontario Branch of Canadian Water Resources Association. A preliminary agenda is available here.
Registration is OPEN! - Space is limited so please don’t delay your registration! Book your ROOM at the Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre. Rooms will be available at a reduced rate of $139/night for a limited time.