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  • 56:02 Brown bag August 12 2013

    Brown bag August 12 2013

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    Date: Friday, August 9, 2013Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmLocation: WRRC Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, Ariz.)Speaker: Professor Amit Gross, Environmental Hydrochemist, Dept. of Environmental Hydrology&Microbiology, Zuckerberg Institu

  • 03:16 WRRC Conference Teaser 2013

    WRRC Conference Teaser 2013

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    WRRC Conference 2014Join us on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 for the Water Resources Research Center's Annual Conference. The day-long conference will be held in Tucson, Ariz. at the University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center, and will feature an outsta

  • 46:00 Urbanization, Uncertainty and Water: Planning for Arizona's Second Hundred Years

    Urbanization, Uncertainty and Water: Planning for Arizona's Second Hundred Years

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    On January 24, 2012, the Water Resources Research Center held its annual conference, Urbanization, Uncertainty and Water: Planning for Arizona's Second Hundred Years, in the University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center Ballroom, Tucson. Arizona's u

  • 44:04 Tucson Nature Conservancy Rivers

    Tucson Nature Conservancy Rivers

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    Arizona Project WETWater Investigations ProgramThe Nature Conservancy Science VideoThis video introduces the awesome science TNC Scientists are doing in Arizona and explores Arizona's important natural resources, including wildlife and water. It is intend

  • 1:09:54 December 9 Brown Bag - Arizona Department of Water Resources Issues and Opportunities

    December 9 Brown Bag - Arizona Department of Water Resources Issues and Opportunities

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    Speaker: Tom Buschatzke, Assistant Director of Planning, Arizona Department of Water ResourcesTom discussed ongoing ADWR initiatives, including the Water Resources Development Commission and development of the Fourth Management Plans for the Active Manage

  • 04:45 Dr. Sharon Megdal: Leading Edge Researcher

    Dr. Sharon Megdal: Leading Edge Researcher

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    Dr. Sharon Megdal is Director of the UA Water Resources Research Center (WRRC), C. W. and Modene Neely Endowed Professor and Distinguished Outreach Professor at the University of Arizona. WRRC is a unit that concentrates on state and regional water resour

  • 05:30 School Water Audit Program (SWAP)

    School Water Audit Program (SWAP)

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    The School Water Audit Program developed by Arizona Project WET at the Water Resources Research Center combines water education with practical applications of scientific methodology and water efficient technology. It brings community members together with

  • 33:23 Is Desalination the Solution to Water Security?

    Is Desalination the Solution to Water Security?

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    Is Desalination the Solution to Water Security? The Promise and Perils of a Technological Fix to the Water Crisis in Baja California and Sur, Mexico.Speaker: Jamie McEvoy, Ph.D. Candidate, School of Geography and Development, UAJamie McEvoy is a Ph.D. can

  • 04:22 WSP Student Fellowship Awards

    WSP Student Fellowship Awards

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    Each year the Water Sustainability Program awards fellowships to outstanding students at the University of Arizona involved in research relevant to water issues in the state. Department heads are invited to nominate candidates from their degree granting u

  • 53:42 Triumph or Tragedy? A Brief History of Water Management in Israel

    Triumph or Tragedy? A Brief History of Water Management in Israel

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    During Israel's brief sixty year history, its idiosyncratic water policies have evolved, and can boast several impressive accomplishments: agriculture yields have increased 20-fold while fresh water utilization has actually dropped. Israel leads the world

  • 53:43 Triumph or Tragedy? A Brief History of Water Management in Israel

    Triumph or Tragedy? A Brief History of Water Management in Israel

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    Triumph or Tragedy? A Brief History of Water Management in IsraelDuring Israel's brief sixty year history, its idiosyncratic water policies have evolved, and can boast several impressive accomplishments: agriculture yields have increased 20-fold while fre

  • 56:26 Where Groundwater Meets the Sky: Springs Ecosystem Ecology and Stewardship

    Where Groundwater Meets the Sky: Springs Ecosystem Ecology and Stewardship

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    Brown Bag Seminar - Where Groundwater Meets the Sky: Springs Ecosystem Ecology and StewardshipAlteration of springs ecosystems has become a global environmental crisis, warranting local, national and global conservation attention. Springs are ecologically

  • 52:24 Little Colorado River: Failure of the Settlement and the Triumph of Social Media

    Little Colorado River: Failure of the Settlement and the Triumph of Social Media

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    Stanley Pollack, Assistant Attorney General, Navajo NationThe rejection of the LCR settlement marks the first time that an Indian water rights settlement was rejected by a tribal council while the settlement was pending before Congress. This was especiall

  • 39:10 Brown Bag Seminar - Phoenix's Water Supply Resiliency

    Brown Bag Seminar - Phoenix's Water Supply Resiliency

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    Speaker: Kathryn Sorensen, Water Services Director, City of PhoenixKathryn Sorensen speaks about the City of Phoenix's relative lack of wells, which creates a very different picture of resiliency compared to Tucson water in both good and bad ways. She als

  • 39:16 An Insider's Look at WIFA and WIFA-funded Infrastructure Projects:

    An Insider's Look at WIFA and WIFA-funded Infrastructure Projects:

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    The Most Needed, the Most Unique, the Most SustainableThe Arizona Water Infrastructure Finance Authority (WIFA) is known to provide loans and grants for constructing water and wastewater infrastructure. What is not well known, though, is the wide variety

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