help_outline Skip to main content



Membership has its benefits!

For just $30/year,
IGWA members receive:
- discounted rates for conferences

- the IGWA UnderGround publication

- access to presentations from past conferences

HomeEventsIGWA 2019 Fall Conference

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

IGWA 2019 Fall Conference

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM
Indian Creek Nature Center
Venue Information
5300 Otis Road SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  
Katie Goff
Fall Meeting
Registration is recommended
Payment In Advance Or At Event

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, October 16 at 5:30 PM: Social Gathering at Lion Bridge Brewing Company, downtown Cedar Rapids

Thursday, October 17 at Indian Creek Nature Center

8:00 AM

Registration and Refreshments

8:30 AM

Introductory Remarks – IGWA Updates

8:50 AM

Richard Langel, Iowa Geological Survey:
The Iowa Well Forecasting System (IWFoS): A web application to predict aquifers and groundwater quality

9:30 AM

Rob Davis, City of Cedar Rapids:

Cedar Rapids’ Response to Flooding

10:00 AM


10:20 AM

Daron Tanko, Duane Arnold Energy Center:

Duane Arnold Radiological Environmental Monitoring Program and Groundwater Protection

11:00 AM

Anne Dare, Ph.d. - USAID:

Sewage Diplomacy in the Middle East

12:00 PM

Lunch and Tour of the Facility

1:15 PM

Wesley McCall, Geologist, PG - Geoprobe:

Application of the Optical Image Profiler (OIP) and the Combined OIHPT Probe

2:00 PM

Aaron Hirsh, PE, CFM – Felsburg Holt & Ullvig:

Use of N Stable Isotopes for Identifying Groundwater Contamination

2:30 PM


2:45 PM

Jack Sheldon, Antea Group:

Complex PFAS Sampling at Two Industrial Sites

3:15 PM

Senator Rob Hogg:

Making Water a Priority

4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

CEUs: Groundwater Professionals (3), Certified Well Contractors (5), and Water Treatment Operators (5)

2019 Fall Conference Registration Form