2011 Sustaining Colorado Watersheds Conference — The First Drop Lands Here: Call for Papers

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Here’s the announcement from the Colorado Watershed Assembly:

We would like to hear from you. Do you have a recommended topic or are you interested in presenting at the Sustaining Colorado Watersheds Conference this year? The 6th Annual Watersheds conference will be at the Westin Riverfront in Avon from October 4th through 6th.

The purpose of the conference is to inform participants about new issues and innovative projects and network citizen groups with agencies, consultants and legislators to expand cooperation and collaboration in natural resource conservation, protection and enhancement. Last year’s conference drew over 200 people from around Colorado! Click here to read more about last year’s conference.

This year’s conference will focus, as always, on issues we see affecting lands throughout our watersheds, but will also look at Colorado’s unique headwaters. Please submit abstracts and recommended topics within the following categories:

Protecting and restoring our watersheds
Education and policy
Water quality and quantity

The Watersheds conference offers the following presentation types:

Technical session: ½-hour presentation, indoor classroom
Technical workshop: 1 to 3 hours, indoor or outdoor classroom

Abstracts and recommendations must be emailed to info@coloradoriparian.org and will be accepted through April 12, 2011.

Submittal of an abstract or recommended topic does not imply selection.

More Colorado water coverage here.

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