Other Meetings, Workshops, and Conferences

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Upcoming Conferences
  • The Coalition for the Delaware River Water Watershed will hold its second annual Delaware River Watershed Forum on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 21-22, 2014 at The Historic Hotel Bethlehem, 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, Pa. On October 21, attendees will be updated on the various collaborative efforts ongoing across the watershed. October 22's agenda will include engaging discussions on opportunities and challenges in protecting and restoring water resources and will feature keynote speaker Steve Tambini, DRBC Executive Director. This free event is sponsored by the William Penn Foundation. Click here for the forum's agenda and registration details. For additional information, please contact Kim Beidler, New Jersey Audubon, at 609-392-1182 or kim.beidler@njaudubon.org.
  • In celebration of 50 years of the American Water Resources Association (AWRA), the National Capital Region Section will hold the annual AWRA Conference on November 3-6, 2014 at the Sheraton Premiere Hotel in Tysons Corner, Va. The conference will feature presentations on the latest water resource topics and will provide opportunities for networking with professionals from around the country. On November 5, DRBC Executive Director Steve Tambini will discuss the 50+ year history of DRBC water management as a panelist in a session on Mid-Atlantic river basin commissions. Other DRBC staff will also be participating in the conference, discussing such topics as baseline monitoring in advance of natural gas development in the DRB, implementing PCB TMDLs in the Delaware Estuary, DRBC's water audit program, and water withdrawals in the Delaware River Basin - past trends and future planning. For full details and registration information, please visit http://www.awra.org/meetings/Annual2014/.
  • The Association of Environmental Authorities of New Jersey (AEANJ) will hold its fall conference on Tuesday, November 18 and Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the Golden Nugget Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. One of the afternoon sessions on Wednesday, Nov. 19 will feature DRBC Executive Director Steve Tambini as he discusses the "New Era at the Delaware River Basin Commission." AEANJ is an association of public water, wastewater, solid waste, and recycling service providers in New Jersey whose focus is utility management, long-range planning, leadership, education, and public policy. Please click here to access the program and registration form.
  • The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary will hold its 10th Science & Environmental Summit on January 25-28, 2015 in Cape May, N.J. Themed "Balancing Progress and Protection - Ten Years of Science in Action," the conference will bring together scientists, outreach specialists, and resource managers from all over the Delaware Estuary for informative presentations and collaborative networking. DRBC staff will be particpating in the conference. For additional information, please visit http://delawareestuary.org/Summit.