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Water: Ways of Knowing and Being
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Past Events

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 9:00pm

UC Water will have a strong presence at the State Bar of California Environmental Law Conference at Yosemite.  

Joshua Viers will share his perspectives in a panel "Reliability, Restoration and Resilience in Water Planning: Relearning the Three Rs in an Era of Climate Change." 

Roger Bales will lead the Big Sandy watershed, upper South Form Merced River field trip on "Water Cycle Implications of Headwater...

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 7:30pm

YLP Speaker Series event 

Water We Talking About this Thursday, 10/22, at 7:30pm in the Crescent Arch Room, UC Merced Campus.

Water We Talking About will feature Armando Quintero who is Executive Director of the Sierra Nevada Research Institute, President of the Marin Municipal Water District Board of Directors, and a California Water Commissioner.  Armando is at the center of California water conversations and wants to share with you the...

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Michelle Sneed is the recipient of the prestigious David Keith Todd Distinguished Lectureship and conducts much of her research on subsidence near Merced. UC Merced and UC Water are pleased to host a public lecture on this important groundwater resources and local issue. 

Land Subsidence: The Lowdown on the Drawdown
Michelle Sneed
Tuesday, October 27, 6:30pm
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Saturday, November 7, 2015 -
7:00pm to 10:15pm

CITRIS and Center for Humanities present the 2015 Wild and Scenic Film Festival on November 7, 2015 in Merced, CA. 

 
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 8:00am to Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 5:00pm

Introduction to Groundwater and Watershed Hydrology:
​Understanding, ​Monitoring, Assessment​, Sustainable Management

November ​9-10, 201​5​

Buehler Alumni Center, University of California, Davis

Sponsored by:
Groundwater Resources Association of California
University of California Cooperative Extension Groundwater Hydrology Program

Course Description
​Understanding the...

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

A Water Sciences and Policy Discussion

Join UC Water-affiliated, UC Davis Professor Nicholas Pinter for a summit on the challenges and opportunities of El Nino.

Seating is limited and available on first-come-first-served basis for registrants only. Register for free by emailing ElNinoSummit@ucdavis.edu.

Californians are talking about the prospects for an El Nino event this winter and pinning many hopes...

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:00am to Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:00pm

UC Water is co-sponsoring this event with GRA and UC Davis. 

About the Workshop
The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) went into effect on January 1, 2015, and draft regulations on the development of Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) are tentatively scheduled to be released in January 2016.  GSPs will be due by January 31, 2020 for critically overdrafted basins, and two years later for the other high- and medium-priority basins.
 
To...

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 8:00am to Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:30pm

UC Water is sharing its expertise in modeling specifically, and science and policy generally in this two-day workshop as a co-sponsor with the Groundwater Resources Association of California

Feb 8-9, 2016

About the Workshop

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) went into effect on January 1, 2015, and draft...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 -
8:30am to 3:00pm

UC Water is sponsoring this ET workshop to improve calculations of water use in California. Visit workshop website, contact Professor Jin or UC Water for more information. 

UC Davis Evapotranspiration Remote Sensing Workshop

About Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to review the state of the art in parcel-level evapotranspiration (ET)...

Monday, February 29, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
UC Merced Research WeekAdapting to changes in Climate: Mountains, Rivers, People, Wildlife

Roger Bales, Professor and SNRI Director -- Introduction

Tom Harmon, Professor -- Snow, Seepage, and Salmon: Analyzing the trade-offs between river restoration, artificial recharge and agriculture in California's Central Valley. 

Emmanuel Vincent, Project Scientist -- Climate Feedback: Bringing the scientific community to assess the credibility of climate change media coverage.

Dan...