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Oct 17-19, Riparian Summit: Confluence to Influence - Call for Papers

The Riparian Summit: Confluence to Influence will be held October 17-19, 2017 at the University of California, Davis. The 3-day summit will bring together a wide range of people interested in riparian landscapes, including restoration practitioners, land managers, policymakers, private landowners, artists, and scientists, to share knowledge and strategies for managing, protecting, and restoring California’s riparian ecosystems.

Oct 10-11: State of the San Francisco Estuary Conference Call for Submissions

State of the San Francisco Estuary Conference Deadlines
Poster Abstracts: Due July 24th
Jean Auer Award Nominations: Due July 28th
Outstanding Environmental Project Award Nominations:  Due July 28th
Call for Poster Abstracts

3 Brown Bag Seminars Discussing Flow Targets and Ecology

The Delta Science Program, CDFW Watershed Restoration Grants Branch, and the Surface Water Ambient Monitoring Program will jointly host: Three Brown Bag Seminars Discussing Flow Targets and Ecology.

Seminar 1: Functional-Flows and Flow Targets - Sarah Yarnell, Ph.D.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Noon -1pm Park Tower Plaza - 2nd Floor Conference Center - 980 Ninth Street - Sacramento, CA 95814

Women in Watershed Research Panelists at Floodplain Ecology Institute

Ann Willis, Miranda Tilcock, and Megan Nguyen of the Center for Watershed Sciences will participate in the Women in Watershed Panel at the Floodplain Ecology Intitute tomorrow held at the Civic Center Galleria in West Sacramento, CA.

July 11 - California Extreme Precipitation Symposium

The California Extreme Precipitation Symposium is an informal day of scientific and technical presentations meant to increase our knowledge and understanding of extreme precipitation events. Goals of CEPSYM are to improve flood risk management planning and increase warning time for large floods.

June 7 - Should This Be An Infographic? Workshop

Should this be an Infographic? Workshop hosted by the Office of Research

June 7, 3:00 – 4:00 PM
PES room 3001

May 25 - California and Israel to co-host forum on Water and Agriculture Policy

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will co-host a joint forum on shared issues related to water and agriculture. The forum will bring together Israeli and Californian government officials and researchers to address water/agriculture related issues while also exploring opportunities for future innovation.
The forum will be held on May 25, 2017 in Sacramento, registration and agenda are available here.

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