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DAY 1, MONDAY, OCTOBER 5 — WORKSHOP, AHSF MEETING, AND AHS ANNUAL MEETING
8:00 AM - NOON - Workshop - State of the Art Techniques in Identifying and Characterizing Optimum Surface Spreading Groundwater Recharge Projects, Michael Milczarek and Adam Hutchinson, PG, CHG
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM AHSF Meeting
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM AHS Annual Meeting
DAY 2: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6 – WORKSHOP, KEYNOTE, PLENARY, AWARDS & ICEBREAKER
8:00 AM - NOON - Workshop - Aquifer Storage Recovery Wells, Recharge Wells and Wellfields: Design, Equipping and Operation, R. David G. Pyne, PE
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Keynote speaker, F. Martin (Marty) Ralph, Ph.D., Director, Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes (CW3E) Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego -"Bridging the Gap between Atmospheric Science and MAR!" - Sponsored by Westland Resources
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Plenary Session "Managed Aquifer Recharge and California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act: Opportunities and Challenges" with panelists: Mark Nordberg, Sustainable Groundwater Management Office, California Department of Water Resources, Helen Dahkle, University of California Davis, Christina Babbitt, Environmental Defense Fund, Philip Bachand, Bachand and Associates, Aaron Fukuda, Tulare Irrigation District, and J. Paul Hendrix, Mid-Kaweah Groundwater Sustainability Agency. - Sponsored by GeoSystems Analysis, Inc.
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Plenary Session (panel continues for 15 minutes followed by 30 minutes Q&A)
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM AHS/CAP Awards Program - Sponsored by Central Arizona Project (CAP)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Icebreaker - Social Networking
DAY 3: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7 —TECHNICAL SESSIONS
9:55 AM – 10:00 AM Opening remarks with AHS President Mike Hulst
10:00 AM – NOON Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Water Resources Management, and Southwest Extreme Precipitation
NOON – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Water Resources Management, and Southwest Extreme Precipitation
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break.
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Concurrent technical sessions — Water Resources Management + Recovery Case Studies, and MAR Operations and Maintenance
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: President’s Happy Hour/AHSF Raffle Drawing- Sponsored by NV5.
DAY 4: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8 — TECHNICAL SESSIONS
10:00 AM – NOON: Concurrent technical sessions —MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction, and MAR and Recovery Testing, Design, and Construction + O&M Case Studies
NOON – 1:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Concurrent technical sessions —MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction, and Southwest Extreme Precipitation
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Concurrent technical sessions — MAR Operations and Recovery Case Studies, and MAR and Testing, Design, and Construction + Water Management
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Happy Hour/AHSF Benefit Raffle - Sponsored by Stanley Consultants
DAY 5: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 — TECHNICAL SESSIONS
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance, MAR Operations and Maintenance + Recovery Case Studies
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Break
10:30 AM – NOON Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance and MAR Governance