2016 Salt Lake County Watershed Symposium
2016 Salt Lake County Watershed Symposium

2016 Salt Lake County Watershed Symposium

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Utah Cultural Celebration Center

1355 West 3100 South

West Valley City, UT 84119

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10 Years and Counting...Continuing the Conversation

November 15-16, 2016 

Join us for the 10th anniversary of the Watershed Symposium. We have an excellent lineup of presentations covering a broad range of topics on water quality and watershed issues. In honor of our 10th year, we're also co-hosting a film screening at The City Library and a Green Infrastructure Workshop!

Free and open to all, the Symposium encourages a comprehensive review of the current state of our watershed. This event bringing together participants from state, federal, tribal, and municipal governments; the private sector; the public; academia; environmental groups; and local watershed organizations.

Get Involved

Reserve an info table for your organization
Volunteer to moderate a session
Start sharing!  #WaterSymp2016


November 15-16
9:00am-4:30pm (check-in starts at 8:00am)
Utah Cultural Celebration Center (West Valley City)

Keynote Speakers

Jeff Niermeyer
former Director Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities

Marc Yaggi
Executive Director Waterkeeper Alliance

Film Screening

November 15
The City Library (Salt Lake City)
We've partnered with the Utah Film Center to co-host a Tuesday night screening. Join us for the Utah debut of Return of the River.

**Check out the Symposium schedule & directory**

Green Infrastructure Workshop

We've also partnered with the Jordan River Commission and Nature Works Alliance to co-host a workshop in conjunction with the Symposium, Green Infrastructure: Putting It To Work. This full-day workshop will be held Friday, November 18 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  Registration is open!


Where can I learn more about past Watershed Symposiums?
> Visit the Symposium Archive for past presentations, programs, photos and more.     

Where can I find more info about presenting and/or volunteering at the Symposium?
> Guidelines for Speakers, Posters, Tablers, and Session Moderators
Utah Cultural Celebration Center Facility Info

Who can I contact for more information?
> Contact Lynn: email | (385) 468-6643

Important Dates

November 8: Online registration closes
November 8: Table requests due
November 8: Presentations due (powerpoints, prezis, etc.)
November 8: Moderator sign-up deadline

Many thanks to Jordan River Commission and Utah Division of Forestry Fire and State Lands for their support of the 2016 Watershed Symposium and stewardship efforts in the Jordan River Watershed.

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Utah Cultural Celebration Center

1355 West 3100 South

West Valley City, UT 84119

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