33rd Proceedings

Making Connections
People - Places - Water

2016 Leadership Award - Hetty Walker

Presentations will be added as the become available.

Keynote 
Water in Our Lives - Harvey Tholeifson,  Minnesota State Geologist

Comprehensive Watershed Management Plan: Identifying Gaps and Needs for the Red River Basin - Nanette Bischoff, US Army Corp of Engineers

Lightning Talk Success Stories
Wildlife Lands of the Manitoba Escarpment - A Conservation Partnership - Justin Reid, LaSalle Redboine Conservation District

Bois de Sioux Watershed District: North Ottawa Impoundment A Multipurpose Flood Damage Reduction Project - Jon Roeschlein, Bois de Sioux Watershed District

Grand Marais Creek Outlet Channel Restoration - Myron Jesme, Red Lake Watershed District

East Polk County Water and Sediment Basins - Sandhill Watershed District

Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program (MAWQCP) - Bruce Albright, Buffalo-Red Watershed District

Upper Maple River Dam - Mike Opat, Moore Engineering

Rosenthal Nature Park - Chris Randall, Seine-Rat River Conservation District

Edel Water Retention Project - Chris Randall, Seine-Rat River Conservation District

Roseau Well Inventory - Dorothea Gregoire, Seine-Rat Conservation District

Red River Operation Clean-Up - Rob Belanger, Red River Operation Clean-Up

Making Connections: Piecing it All Together
Minnesota - Commissioner John Linc Stine, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
North Dakota - Pat Fridgen, North Dakota State Water Commission

Solving the Water Quality Puzzle: All the Pieces Matter
Minnesota Buffer Intiative - John Jashcke, MN Board of Water & Soil Resources

North Dakota’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy - Mike Ell, ND Dept. of Health

Manitoba’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy - Nicole Armstrong, MB Conservation & Water Stewardship

It’s the Small Pieces that Frame the Big Picture
An Approach for Evaluating Alternative Buffer Practices - Drew Kessler & Larry Kramka, Houston Engineering

Red River Basin Update: Hydrology and Forecasting Challenges; Winter/Spring Outlook - Steve Baun, Greg Gust - National Weather Service

Red River Valley Water Supply Project - Duane DeKrey, Garrison Diversion Conservancy District

Zebra Mussels in the Red - Candace Parks, Manitoba Conservation & Water Stewardship

Finding Balance in the Devils Lake Basin - Jeff Frith, Devils Lake Basin Joint Board

Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Update - Aaron Snyder, US Army Corps of Engineers, Mary Scherling, Cass County Commissioner