28thAnnual Meeting: Understanding and Managing Water Resources for the Future


Meeting Information

March 4 - 5, 2004 at the Hotel Mead and Conference Center Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.

Download the Conference Registration [163kb pdf file].

Download the final Conference Program & Abstracts [283kb pdf file].


Meeting Highlights

The annual meeting of the Wisconsin Section of the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) was held along the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. The meeting theme was Understanding and Managing Water Resources for the Future. Our plenary session explored management of the State's water resources by featuring presentations on the protection of the resource, including details on invasive species and the integrity of the water supply. In addition, more than 40 contributed papers and posters addressed a range of current research regarding Wisconsin's water resources.

Invited Speakers:

Contributed Sessions:

The meeting also included a luncheon and an evening banquet. Section elections for President-elect, Vice President, Treasurer, and Director at-Large were held during the luncheon.

Following the meeting there was a student career workshop from 12:30-2:30 pm. The workshop included a discussion of job opportunities by a panel representing a range of career choices for water resources professionals. The workshop was free to students and lunch was provided for participants.