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IGWA 2018 Fall Conference & Field Trip

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 to Thursday, October 11, 2018
Wednesday: River Crossings Park & Big Grove Tap Room
Thursday: Terry Trueblood Recreation C
Iowa City, IA  
Greg Brennan
Fall Meeting
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Fall Conference

Iowa City, Iowa

Pre Conference Learning & Social - Wednesday October 10, 2018

  • River Crossings Park Tour (Aaron Gwinnup, HR Green)
  • Happy Hour at Big Grove Tap Room, Iowa City


Fall Conference Highlights - Thursday October 11, 2018


    8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
    8:25 AM Welcome and Introduction
    Greg Brennan (IGWA President)
    8:30 AM Minnesota’s Groundwater Protection Rule
    Larry Gunderson (Minnesota Department of Agriculture)
    9:15 AM Water-Quality Monitoring in Groundwater Rule near Havana, Illinois
    Lance Gruhn (U.S. Geological Survey)
    10:00 AM Networking Break
    10:15 AM Restoring Iowa’s Water Quality & Hydrology – Law & Policy Solutions
    Cindy Lane & Joe Otto (Iowa Environmental Council)
    11:00 AM Data Mining – Using & Making Available Existing Data
    Adel Haj (U.S. Geological Survey) – Moderator
    12:00 PM Lunch
    1:00 PM Using Isotopes to Help Us Understand Sources of Nitrate in Iowa’s Municipal Wells
    Claire Hruby (Iowa Department of Natural Resources)
    1:45 PM Salt Water Intrusion at Isla Montecristo
    Mike Saeugling (VJ Engineering)
    2:30 PM Networking Break
    2:45 PM Groundwater Nutrient Concentrations and Loading Rates at Iowa Golf Courses
    Keith Schilling (Iowa Geological Survey)
    3:30 PM Occurrence of Neoniconoid Insecticides in Iowa Groundwater
    Darrin Thompson (Center for Health Effects of Environmental Contamination)
    4:15 PM Closing Remarks
    Adel Haj (IGWA Vice President)