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IGWA 2016 Spring Meeting

Thursday, March 31, 2016
DMACC Auditorium in Newton, Iowa
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8:00 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast


8:30 am

Welcome and Introduction to the 2016 Iowa Groundwater Association Spring Meeting

      Claire Hruby, IGWA President


8:40 am

Detection of Avian Influenza A in Groundwater: Results from the 2015 HPAI Outbreak

      Laura Hubbard, USGS


9:30 am

Protecting Source Water in Agricultural Watersheds

      Bill Stowe, Des Moines Water Works


10:30 am

Morning Break


10:45 am

Flint Water Study

      Anurag Mantha, Virginia Tech


11:45 am

Lunch - Provided for all Registered Attendees


12:45 pm

Fate and Transport of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Resistance Genes in Tile Drained Agricultural Fields Receiving Swine Manure Application Over Four Years

      Liz Luby, Iowa State University


1:30 pm

Arsenic and Old Wells: Reducing Contamination Risks for Private Well Users

      Sophia Walsh, Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health


2:15 pm

Afternoon Break


2:30 pm

Tentative: Radionuclides in Alluvial and Shallow Bedrock Aquifers

      Dustin May, SHL/University of Iowa


3:15 pm

Hydrogeologic Reconnaissance and Characterization for a Groundwater Source of Supply, Fort Madison, Iowa Case Study

      Greg Brennan, HR Green


4:00 pm

Closing Remarks


4:15 pm

IGWA Board Meeting


2 CEUs available for Certified Groundwater Professionals, 
6 CEUs for Certified Well Contractors, and 0.5 CEUs for Water Treatment Operators.        

The 2015 issue of IGWA UnderGround

is now available for download for IGWA members!

IGWA's annual publication with articles on

Iowa water resource topics and issues