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Future and Past Events in Hawaii and Abroad

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2007 National Water Conference

Research, Extension and Education for Water Quality and Quantity
When: January 28 – February 1, 2007
Where: Savannah, Georgia
For More Information: visit the Conference web site at

26th Pacific Islands Environmental Conference
When: June 18 – 22, 2007
Where: American Samoa
For More Information: contact Carl L.Goldstein (; 415-972-3767) of EPA’s Pacific Islands Office.
Presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region IX, Pacific Islands Office and American Samoa Environmental Protection Agency

2007 American Rainwater
Catchment Systems Association Conference

When: August 15 – 17, 2007
Where: Volcano, Island of Hawaii
For More Information: visit the Conference web site at
Deadline for paper submittal is February 15, 2007

2006 National Water Conference Proceedings
Twelve water quality professionals from the land grant universities in the Southwest States and Pacific Islands attended the National Water Quality Conference held in San Antonio, Texas from February 5-9, 2006.

More than 108 oral and 166 poster presentations were viewed by the 435 attendees at this year’s conference. Attendance at this conference has grown by more than 20 percent each year over the last five years. The increasing popularity of this conference has made it one of the most important conferences for scientists and educators interested in water resources held on an annual basis in the USA.

Hawaii's poster at the 2006 National Water Quality Conference for Agricultural Best Management Practices

Four concurrent track sessions were used to organize paper and poster presentations at the national conference. The four topic areas were: (1) agricultural best management practices (BMPs), (2) rural environmental protection, (3) watershed assessment and restoration, and (4) conservation and resource management. Click here to view the presentation given by Dr. Carl Evensen on Priority Water Issues in Hawaii and in the US Affiliated Pacific Islands for a session on Water Management. [Note: the presentation is 28 kb and will open up in a new window as streaming presentation without the need for a plugin]
Southwest States and Pacific Islands
Regional Water Program Meeting
The purpose of this meeting was to strengthen the capacity for Region IX water quality coordinators to develop and deliver successful water quality and natural resource programs.
When: August 16 to August 19, 2005
Where: Kauai, Hawaii

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