Water Institute Faculty -
item of interest from Dr. Dorota Haman
Subject: FW: EWRI Congress 2009 deadline EXTENDED
I thought that you or someone you know may be interested in submitting a paper to this EWRI conference. Here is a link if you want to know more about it http://content.asce.org/conferences/ewri2009/. Please see below some of the sessions offered under Irrigation and Drainage.
Dr. Dorota Z. Haman
Professor and Chair
Agricultural and Biological Engineering
120 Rogers Hall
PO Box 110570
University of Florida
Gainesville FL 32611-0570
Tel: (352) 392-1864 ext 120
Fax: (352) 392-4092
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Subject: EWRI Congress 2009 deadline EXTENDED
Dear I&D Council:
Please be aware of today's announcement that the abstract submission date for the EWRI Kansas City 2009 conference has been extended by TWO WEEKS until October 1 (see Steve Starrett's message below).
From Steve Starrett:
Abstracts Deadline for
2009 EWRI Congress Extended to October 1, 2008
The abstract submission deadline for the 2009 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress in Kansas City, Missouri, is rapidly approaching and EWRI encourages individuals to submit their content for the conference. With the deadline of October 1, 2008, time is growing short for those wishing to have their papers and articles included in the program and proceedings for the 2009 EWRI Congress.
If interested in contributing to the Congress, the three points of reference below should be helpful:
The EWRI 2009 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress website
The online paper management systemfor EWRI 2009
A listing of all the topics and sessionsscheduled for the 2009 EWRI Congress
Questions, comments, or concerns regarding registration, your paper, or otherwise? Contact [log in to unmask]
Steve Starrett, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE
Associate Professor of Water Resources Engineering
Technical Chair, EWRI World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2009
Kansas State University
Civil Engineering Department
2118 Fiedler Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
The following are instructions for submitting abstracts. The list of topics does now appear at the MIRA submittal site:
> Submitters of abstracts should be directed to the EWRI KC submittal
> site at: http://content.asce.org/conferences/ewri2009/ where they can
> follow a submission link that will provide the call for abstracts and
> that will take them to:
> The abstract submission is via "new" software managed by the Mira
> company. Submitters will have to 'apply' for a login registraiton.
> Once they register and fill in address information, etc., they can
> click a "Submission Details" link that will then allow them to select
> a 'topic' (choose "Irrigation and Drainage") that will then allow them
> to see and select the topics listed above. They are all present.
> Thanks for getting this out. Please let me know if you have any
> questions or difficulties.
> Rick Allen
> ID Program Chair
Below are the titles of the sessions in
Irrigation and Drainage Council
* Climate change: managing floods, droughts and irrigation.
* Current Irrigation Scheduling Advisory Systems
* ET estimates in mitigation
* ET in water rights and water transfers (inter and intrastate)
* ET measurement and remote sensing of ET
* Urbanizing area/landscape ET and crop coefficients
* FAILING drainage infrastructure and its replacement.
* Impacts of Biofuel Production and Crop Production on Regional ET, Water Balance, and Water Quality
* Irrigation Policy and Economics
* NPS pollution in agriculture and TMDLs
* Soil moisture measurement
* Water quality and drainage impacts in the hypoxia zone from biofuel production and increased commodity prices.