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IGWA Spring 2024 Conference

Tuesday, April 30, 2024, 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM Central Time (US & Canada) (UTC-06:00)
Indian Creek Nature Center
5300 Otis Road SE
Cedar Rapids, IA  52403

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Event Contact(s):
Erik Day
Katie Goff
Bob Libra
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Tuesday, April 30, 2024, 8:00am - 5:00pm
8:00 AM Registration and Refreshments
8:30 AM Bruce Lindsey - Environmental Hydrodynamics Branch - US Geological Survey: "Groundwater Quality in the United States: Status of the Resource and Trends in Contaminant Concentrations"
 9:15 AM David Cwiertny - Civil and Environmental Engineering - University of Iowa: Nitrate Contamination and Health Concerns for Private Wells in Iowa's Driftless Area
10:00 AM Break 
10:20 AM Leigh Currie and Carly Griffith - Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy: "Seeking Help from EPA for Nitrate Pollution: A Minnesota Case Study"
10:50 AM Alicia Vesto and Michael Schmidt - Iowa Environmental Council: "Iowa Environmental Council Update"
11:10 AM  Michael Anderson - Water Supply Engineering - Iowa DNR: "Discussion of Spring 2024 Drought Impacts to Water Suppliers and Other Permitted Users"
12:00 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Bruce Lindsey - Environmental Hydrodynamics Branch - US Geological Survey: "Status and Trends of Groundwater Levels in Principal Aquifers of the United States"
1:45 PM Rick Langel - Iowa Geological Survey: "The IGS Groundwater Level Monitoring Network: Results, Challenges, and Changes"
2:30 PM  Break
2:50 PM Eric Nold - Emergency Response and Removal Program - USEPA: "EPA Oversite of C6-Zero Response Cleanup"
3:35 PM Keith Schilling - Iowa Geological Survey: "The Need for Groundwater Planning for Iowa"
4:25 PM Groundwater Supply Discussion and Wrap Up
 4:40 PM End of Conference 

Groundwater Professionals (5)
Well Drillers and Pump Installers (6.5)
Water Treatment Operators (5)