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Being President of AWRA: An Unforgettable Experience

November 2017 President’s Column WHAT AN HONOR it has been to serve as president of AWRA! I am amazed at how quickly this year has passed; a testament to the axiom “time flies when you are having fun.” Being part… Related posts: AWRA...Show More Summary

Uddameri Selected JAWRA Editor-in-Chief, Will Assume Roll January 1, 2018

Venkatesh “Venki” Uddameri, director of the Water Resources Center and professor of civil environmental and construction engineering at Texas Tech University, was recently chosen by a selection committee and the AWRA Board of Directors...Show More Summary

JAWRA HIGHLIGHTS – OCTOBER 2017

HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA October 2017 [access full table of contents here: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jawr.2017.53.issue-5/issuetoc ] Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Flint et al. highlight the array of data types and issues...Show More Summary

Managing the Impacts of Water Scarcity on Aquifer Systems

SEPTEMBER 2017 PRESIDENT’S COLUMN GROUNDWATER REPRESENTS ABOUT 97.5% of Earth’s liquid freshwater. Much groundwater occurs in aquifers, which develop from Earth’s water cycle, as a function of the rain that ultimately percolates through the soil and accumulates underground. Show More Summary

AWRA Opens Nomination Period for David R. Maidment Award for Exemplary Contributions to Water Resources Data and Information Systems

Nominations Deadline: February 16, 2018 The David R. Maidment Award for Exemplary Contributions to Water Resources Data and Information Systems is awarded periodically By the American Water Resources Association. Criteria for the Award:...Show More Summary

JAWRA HIGHLIGHTS – AUGUST 2017

HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA August 2017 [access full table of contents here: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jawr.2017.53.issue-4/issuetoc ] Featured Series – SWAT Applications for Emerging Hydrologic and Water Quality Challenges This...Show More Summary

Three Finalists Selected for JAWRA’s 2017 William R. Boggess Award

The editorial  board of the Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) has selected three finalists for the 2017 William R. Boggess Award. The Boggess Award is given to the author or authors of the paper, published in...Show More Summary

We Need to Communicate our Value

July 2017 President’s Column I encourage you to leverage AWRA for communicating your work and success in water resources management. We have come a long way communicating through mass media to a larger audience about important matters...Show More Summary

JAWRA HIGHLIGHTS – JUNE 2017

HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA June 2017 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jawr.2017.53.issue-3/issuetoc Editorial Wigington summarizes the purpose of Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Water Commentaries and Reviews (WCR) Hoag et al....Show More Summary

AWRA Women in Water Resources Interview #6: Janet L. Bowers

This interview is the sixth and final piece of a series, written/conducted by AWRA Immediate Past President Martha Narvaez, celebrating the role of AWRA Women in Water Resources. Current Position Executive Director, Chester County Water...Show More Summary

A Paradigm Shift: From Sustainability to Resilience

Viewed through the lens of water resources, sustainability has resulted in living within – not overusing – our natural resources means and allowing them to regenerate and remain available for use by future generations.   Over the past...Show More Summary

JAWRA HIGHLIGHTS – APRIL 2017

HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA April 2017 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jawr.2017.53.issue-2/issuetoc Featured Collection – National Flood Interoperability Experiment I The goal of the new National Water Center (NWC) is to transform...Show More Summary

Nominations Sought for AWRA’s Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Award

AWRA announces the opening of the nomination period for our prestigious Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) award, recognizing excellence in the use of an IWRM approach to water resources projects. The award will be presented...Show More Summary

Call for Abstracts Issued by Tel Aviv University Water Research Center and AWRA for Joint Conference in Israel

AWRA and the Water Research Center at Tel Aviv University are pleased to announce a joint international conference “Cutting Edge Solutions to Wicked Water Problems,” to be hosted by Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel, September 10-11, 2017. Show More Summary

Webb Bridge Park Water Quality Enhancement Project Wins 2016 IWRM Award from AWRA

Alpharetta is proud that Webb Bridge Park and its innovative stormwater projects can join past recipients and serve as an example for collaborative environmentally sustainable projects. The American Water Resources Association (AWRA)...Show More Summary

AWRA Is Multidisciplinary

President’s Message   A KEY FEATURE that has always attracted me to AWRA is its multidisciplinary nature. This dimension of the organization is recognized by our Vision, which describes what we want to accomplish: “to be recognized as...Show More Summary

AWRA Seeks Water Resources Awards Nominations and Student Scholarship Applications

“Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.” – Loretta Young AWRA annually recognizes outstanding individuals in the water resources profession. The Call for Nominations for ourShow More Summary

JAWRA HIGHLIGHTS – FEBRUARY 2017

HIGHLIGHTS – JAWRA February 2017 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jawr.2017.53.issue-1/issuetoc   Featured Collection – North Carolina Ecological Flows In 2010, the North Carolina legislature passed legislation defining ecological...Show More Summary

AWRA Opens First 2017 Webinar, Magazine and Journal Issues for Public Download

Once again, AWRA is opening the first issues of both its bi-monthly magazine and journal for public download, as well as free registration for its first webinar of the year. The organization has a long tradition of opening its first… Related...Show More Summary

AWRA Women in Water Resources Interview #5: Lisa Beutler

This interview is the fifth and final piece of a series, written/conducted by AWRA Immediate Past President Martha Narvaez, celebrating the role of AWRA Women in Water Resources. Length of Time in the Water Resources Field 15 + Current...Show More Summary

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