2012 Conference

Water Through Partnerships: 90 Years of Sharing

December 12-14, 2012

Conference Highlights

December 12


Optional Tour of the Warm Springs Natural Area


Once Upon a Time in the West - Early Compact Deliberations: Justice Greg Hobbs, Colorado Supreme Court


Legal Colloquium: Federalism in Practice


Management Colloquium: Succession Planning and Workforce Development for Water Professionals


President's Reception


December 13


State Breakfasts


Welcome: George Arthur, CRWUA President


Business Meeting, Invocation and Flag Ceremony


Video: “Viewpoint of the Ten Tribes”


The Only Constant is Change - Adapting the Law of the River: Pat Mulroy, General Manager, Southern Nevada Water Authority


Basin States Study: Bridging Gaps Between Supply and Demand


New Perspectives on an Old Compact: Tribal, Environmental and Recreational Viewpoints


Piping Hot: Costs, Benefits and Challenges of Basin Pipeline Projects


Percolation and Runoff


December 14


Mexico Minute Panel


Bureau of Reclamation Report and Discussion: Michael Connor, Commissioner, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation


U.S. Department of the Interior: Ken Salazar, Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior


Optional Tour of the Las Vegas Wash