2014 Minnesota Water Resources Conference

October 14-15, 2014

St. Paul RiverCentre

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The Minnesota Water Resources Conference presents innovative, practical, and applied water resource engineering solutions, management techniques, and current research about Minnesota's water resources. The conference provides an opportunity to address: 1) lessons learned from the implementation of engineering projects; 2) best practices discovered in the design and application of water resource management techniques, 3) implications of water policy decisions, and 4) research into current and emerging issues. The conference facilitates interaction among engineers, water resources managers, researchers, and local, state and federal agency staff.

2014 Minnesota Water Resources Conference

October 14-15, 2014
RiverCentre, St. Paul, Minnesota

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Keynote Presentations:

Tuesday Plenary, Research In the USEPA, Janet Keough, Associate Director for Science, Enviromental Protection Agency, Mid-Continent Division

Tuesday Luncheon, Climate Impacts on Water Resources, Paul Douglas, Total Weather, LLC

Wednesday Plenary, Carp: Biology and Politics, Peter Sorensen, Professor, Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, University of Minnesota

Wednesday Luncheon, Farming and Clean Water: Still Such a Long Way to Go, Craig Cox, Senior Vice President of the Environmental Working Group

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Sponsored by

Water Resources Center, University of Minnesota

College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota

Cosponsored by

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota

Minnesota Section, American Society of Civil Engineers

Minnesota Sea Grant College Program, University of Minnesota