Annual Conference


Kentucky River Watershed Protection Conference
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Bluegrass Community and Technical College,
500 Newtown Pike Campus First Floor

Registration begins at 9:00 a.m.

Register On-Line!

 

Agenda:

9:30  Welcome and Introductions  

Who’s who in the watershed and their connections to the Kentucky River Basin
Keynote Address by William C. Haneberg, Ph.D., P.G., State Geologist and Director, Kentucky Geological Survey

10:00  2017 Sampling Results 

Malissa McAlister, Kentucky River Basin Coordinator, and a panel of experts will provide an overview and discussion of our 2017 water quality sampling results from the Kentucky River Basin.

11:00  Concurrent Workshops

  1. Stream Biology and What it Tells You About Water Quality
  2. Communicating Your Water Quality Findings to Your Community
  3. Computer Lab, On-Line Tools and Information about your watershed.
  4. Sampler Recertification and Resupply Lab, JoAnn Palmer

12:15  Lunch: Geographic and Topic-Based Breakout Group Discussions 

1:30  Concurrent Workshops

  1. Stream Biology and What it Tells You About Water Quality
  2. Clean Water Act 101
  3. Communicating Your Water Quality Findings to Your Community
  4. Using the Watershed Watch Data Portal to Access Your Sampling Results          

2:45 Wrap up and “Future Directions Session.

Conference Registration Fee $15.00 (includes lunch and materials)
This is a good time to join or renew your membership in Kentucky River Watershed Watch!

Register on-line, follow this link!