Florida Earth Council

 
The Water Module: Understanding Nutrients in Water Quality 2013

Thursday and Friday, September 19 & 20, 2013
South Florida Water Management District, 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, FL

Draft Agenda

Thursday, September 19, 2013 - A Day of Conversations

8:30 - 8:45 AM Coffee and Introductions

8:45 - 9:45 AM The Water-Energy Nexus, Ian Cohen, Florida Power & Light and Bob Diffenderfer, Lewis Longman & Walker

9:45 - 10:00 AM Break

10:00 - 11:00 AM Plans for Cleaner Water, Temperince Morgan, South Florida Water Management District

11:00 - 12:00 AM Engineering Considerations for Man-Made Wetlands, Galen Miller, Burns & McDonnell

12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Reporting Where We Are: The South Florida Environmental Report, Dr. Garth Redfield, South Florida Water Management District

2:00 - 2:45 PM South Florida Agriculture and BMP's, Dr. Manohardeep Josan, University of Florida IFAS, Everglades Research & Education Center

2:45 - 3:00 PM Break

3:00 - 3:45 PM Status of Legal Challenges around Water Quality, James Nutt, South Florida Water Management District

3:45 - 4:30 PM Finding Solutions Panel: Kevin Carter, SFWMD, Daryll Joyner, Florida Department of Environmental Protection and previous speakers

4:30 - 4:45 PM Wrap-up, Logistics for Friday, and Adjourn

Friday, September 20, 2013 - Observations in the Field

9:00 AM Leave SFWMD Headquarters

10:00 - 11:00 AM Tour of WCA-2, Loxahatchee Everglades Tours, Lyle Thomas and Keith Rizzardi, STU School of Law

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Lunch Location TBA

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Tour of STA-1E - Larry Gerry, South Florida Water Management District

4:00 PM Arrive at SFWMD Headquarters
 
Date:
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Time:
08:30 AM - 4:30 PM
 
Location:
South Florida Water Management District
3301 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach
 
Prices:
 
Event Registration: $ 200.00
 
Student Registration: $ 100.00
 
 
 


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