Conference of interest to Water faculty/students -- Forwarded on behalf of Tom Obreza, Interim Associate Dean for Extension. UF/IFAS



Subject: Southern Region Water Conference September 12-16, 2011 - Athens, GA


Registration for the Southern Region Water Conference is now open!


This will be an outstanding conference for all Water Researchers and Educators.  28 technical sessions, 6 extended workshops, and an outstanding variety of tours, posters, and displays.


·       Topics include:

·       Teaching Climate Change

·       Manure Treatment and Management

·       Watershed Assessment and Modeling

·       Water Conservation

·       Current and Emerging Contaminents

·       Well-water Education

·       Alternative N-fertilizers

·       Tools for Program Presentation including Google Earth and Google Maps


A highlight will be a one-day symposium on the impact of in-stream Nutrient Standards.


The preliminary program is available at


Mike Smolen, Conference Program Chair