Join us to share information and insight on the latest water-related topics throughout the West. 

At each monthly meeting, a special program is presented providing more in-depth review of a particular water related issue or topic. 

We also welcome exchange on water-focused activities in an informal setting following each presentation. 

2017-18 Speaker Lineup:

Sept. 12th -- Chris Ellison, U.S. Geological Survey. "Applying Hydroacoustics for Measuring Suspended Sediment in the Shoshone River"

Oct. 10th – Sara Larsen, Western States Water Council. "WSWC's Water Data Exchange (WaDE)"

Nov. 14th -- Scott Miller, BLM & Utah State University. "BLM's Assessment, Inventory and Monitoring Strategy: Opportunities to Collaboratively Assess the Chemical, Physical and Biological Condition of Wyoming Streams and Rivers"

Dec. 12th -- Kim Johnson, WY Office of Homeland Security. "National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and Flood Risk Management" 

Jan. 9th -- Brad Carr, WyCEHG. "Groundwater Investigations on the Brule Formation" 

Feb. 13th -- Nick Scribner, WY Game & Fish. "Updates on Governor's Water Strategy Fish Passage Initiative" 

March 13th -- Paige Wolken, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. "Compensatory Mitigation" 

April 10th -- Presentation double header! Part 1: Paul Caffrey, WyGISC. "Wyoming National Hydrology Dataset (NHD) Data Stewardship"; Part 2: "2018 Water Supply Outlook Updates" from the Bureau of Reclamation

May 8th -- Ramesh Sivanpillai, WyGISC. "LANDSAT Missions and Water Data"


Next Meeting:

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 @ 10am

Speaker: Brad Carr, WyCEHG
Topic: "Groundwater Investigations on the Brule Formation"

NEW Location: Wyoming Water Development Commission

Did you miss the last Water Forum?
*Now Available* -- Meetings are recorded as an mp3. Contact Beth Callaway to obtain a file.

Past Presentation: Kim Johnson's presentation about the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and flood risk management:
https://docs.google.com/a/wyo.gov/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=d3lvLmdvdnxzZW98Z3g6MWQ0NTVkNzFmM2Q0MjM1MQ

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Send ideas for topics and/or speakers to:

Beth Callaway
Interstate Streams Division
Wyoming State Engineer's Office
Beth.Callaway@wyo.gov
307-777-7803