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  • Short Course: Integrated Simulation of Watershed Systems Using ParFlow

    Dates: May 29 – 31, 2019
    Location: Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO
    Deadlines
    Early Bird Registration Deadline: March 15
    Regular Registration Deadline: March 31

    Overview
    This class trains students in aspects of integrated hydrologic modeling using ParFlow. The course is problem based, focusing all modules and exercises on simulation of a single well-studied, research watershed. Students will gain familiarity in the processes simulated with this platform, gain understanding the disparate input and output datasets and gain understanding and familiarity of Linux commands, high performance computing, visualization and hydrologic analysis. The course is designed modularly and builds in complexity … » More …

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  • Master Class: Food, Energy, Water Systems in a Global Economy

    Dates: May 13 – 16, 2019
    Location: Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ
    Deadlines
    Early Bird Registration Deadline: March 15
    Regular Registration Deadline: March 31

    Overview
    This CUAHSI Master Class is intended for graduate students in Hydrology and Water Resources science and engineering programs requiring focused training on modern research methods in water footprinting and environmental impact accounting in a regional and global network-economy context. An overview of major modern methods is provided to help the student identify the most appropriate tools for their current research problems. In the past three years the conversation about global water sustainability has merged … » More …

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  • COMPASS: Intro to Science Communication Workshop

    April 3, 2019
    8:30 am – 12:30 pm
    ATLAS Workbase, 500 Mercer ST, Seattle WA.

    Join us for a lively half-day workshop, with plenty of research-grounded insight and
    hands-on practice in science communication! We’ll begin with an introduction to
    the Message Box, a powerful tool for sorting your thoughts into messages that are
    clear and compelling, then practice sharing those messages and giving and receiving
    feedback with the other participants. Participants will receive a copy of Escape from
    the Ivory Tower by Nancy Baron, and a hard copy of the Message Box Workbook.
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  • Spokane River Forum Conference 2019

    April 16 & 17, 2019 at The Davenport Grand Hotel, Spokane WA.

    Registration is now open.

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  • WRC Leads a 5-year Research Effort for Improving Water Use Efficiency

    A new 5 million dollar, five-year project led by the WRC and funded by the USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative’s Water for Food Production Systems Challenge Area will be working to identify promising emerging technologies and synergistic policies to improve technical and allocative water use efficiency in irrigated agriculture.

    The research team, which includes scientists at the University of Idaho, University of Washington, Kansas State University, University of Utah, Mammoth Trading, Aspect Consulting, and a diverse group of water users and stakeholders … » More …

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  • Washington State University Water Research is highlighted by Agriculture is America

    An article in Agisamerica.org highlights a few examples of how Washington State University is working to address Washington State’s water challenges.

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