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DAY 1: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7 — WORKSHOPS & ICEBREAKER
Workshop 1 - Aquifer Storage Recovery Wells, Recharge Wells and Wellfields: Design, Equipping and Operation, R. David G. Pyne, PE
Workshop 2 - State of the Art Techniques in Identifying and Characterizing Optimum Surface Spreading Groundwater Recharge Projects, Michael Milczarek and Adam Hutchinson, PG, CHG
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM : Icebreaker - Social Networking
DAY 2: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8 — PLENARY & TECHNICAL SESSIONS
8:00 AM – 08:10 AM Opening remarks with AHS President Mike Hulst
8:10 AM – 8:40 AM 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!"
8:40 AM - 10:00 AM 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
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM – 12:10 PM Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Water Resources Management, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, and MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction
1:30 PM – 3:10 PM Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Recovery and Water Resources Management, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, MAR and Testing, Design and Construction
3:10 PM – 3:40 PM : Break.
3:40 PM – 5:20 PM Concurrent technical sessions — MAR and Recovery Case Studies, Southwest Extreme Precipitation, MAR Operations and Maintenance
5:20 PM – 7:30 PM: President’s Reception! Sponsored by Stanley Consultants and NV5.
DAY 3: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 — TECHNICAL SESSIONS, AWARDS, AHS Annual Meeting
8:00 AM – 9:40 AM: Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance, MAR and Testing, Design and Construction + Water Management, MAR and MAR Operations and Maintenance + Recovery Case Studies
9:40 AM – 10:10 AM: Break.
10:10 AM – 11:50 AM (Fiesta Ballrooms I, II, III): Concurrent technical sessions —MAR Governance, MAR Governance, MAR and Recovery Testing, Design and Construction + O & M Case Studies
NOON Awards Program. - Sponsored by Central Arizona Project (CAP) and Lytle Water Solutions LLC
NOON – 5:30 PM: Field Trip. Sponsored by Hydro Resources