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IGWA Fall 2023 Conference

Wednesday, November 8, 2023, 8:00 AM until 7:00 PM Central Time (US & Canada) (UTC-06:00)
Stoney Creek Inn: 5291 Stoney Creek Ct, Johnston, IA 50131
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5291 Stoney Creek Ct
Johnston, IA  50131
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Event Contact(s):
Erik Day
Bob Libra
Fall Meeting
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Wednesday, November 8, 2023, 8:00am - 7:00pm
8:00 AM Registration and Refreshments
8:30 AM Janet Castle - Eagle Synergistic: "HRSC Tools to better Delineate Sources, Contamination Storage, and Transport Zones"
 9:15 AM Lee Anne Wilson, PhD: Ames Climate Action Plan
9:45 AM  Break 
10:15 AM  Emmanuel Mantey, PhD Student, ISU: "Disparities in Potential Nitrate Exposures within Iowa Public Water Supplies"
11:00 AM  Rebecca Ohrtman (Water Quality Consulting) and Greg Brennan (IGS): "Decorah Sourcewater, “Assessment and Modeling to Establish a Defensible WHPA"
12:00 PM Lunch - Taco Bar
1:00 PM  Matthew Graesch, PG (DNR): "Iowa DNR PFAS Action Plan - Surveillance and Results"
1:45 PM Keith Gaskill (Regenesis): "Colloidal Activated Carbon used to Reduce PFAS and PCE Concentrations in Groundwater to Below Michigan’s Drinking Water Limits for over Four Years"
2:30 PM  Break
2:45 PM Santanu Bakshi, PhD (ISU): "Biochar - Uses and Advantages"
3:15 PM Mike Sullivan and Keith Wilken (DNR): "Iowa DNR Contaminated Sites and UST Sites Section Updates" 
4:00 PM  Christian Quijano - Petroleum Marketers Management Insurance Company: "PMMIC Update"
4:15 PM  James Gastineau (DNR): "UST Fund Update"
 4:30 PM Wrap up and Discussion 
5:00 PM  Vendor Booths and Cocktails 
 7:00 PM End of Conference 

CEUs to be determined
Groundwater Professionals (6)
Well Drillers and Pump Installers (6 contact hours)
Water Treatment Operators (7)

For discounted room rates call 515-334-9000 and use group code: 2411ENVIRON