2009 PALOUSE BASIN WATER SUMMIT
"Complexities on the Surface"

7:30 amRegistration
8:00Introduction: Ray Ledgerwood (Master of Ceremonies)
8:10Welcome Address: Glenn Johnson, Mayor – City of Pullman
8:20U.S. Representative (WA) Cathy McMorris-Rodgers by Mike Poulson, Natural Resource Advisor
8:40U.S. Representative (ID) Walt Minnick – Video Address
9:00Keynote Speaker: L. Michael Bogert, “The Future of Water Management in the West”
9:30Break & Early Bird Door Prize Drawing
9:45Evan Sheffels – Water Policy Advisor, Washington Department of Ecology
10:15John Cardwell – Lewiston Region Acting Administrator, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
10:45Senator Mark Schoesler (WA)
11:00Senator Gary Schroeder (ID)
11:15Surface Water Complexities in Washington State – Keith Stoffel, Water Resources, Eastern Regional Office – Washington Department of Ecology
11:30Helen Harrington, Watersheds Program Director – Idaho Department of Water Resources
Bob Haynes, Northern Idaho Director – Idaho Department of Water Resources
11:45Christine Psyk, Associate Director – EPA Region 10, Office of Water and Watersheds
noonSponsored Lunch & Networking
1:00Palouse Basin Aquifer Committee (PBAC) Update – Steve Robischon, Executive Director
PBAC Citizens Advisory Group (CAG) Update – Michael Echanove, Chair
1:30Interstate Cooperation and Local Land Use Planning in the Palouse Basin of Idaho and Washington: Waters of the West Research Project – Barbara Cosens, UI Law School & Waters of the West (WOW)
1:45Modeling Future Demand: How the Rathdrum Aquifer Experience Can Be Applied to the Palouse Basin – Christian Petrich, SPF Engineering (cancelled)
2:15Surface Water Quality Issues – Using Surface Water as Supply
    Water Quality and Artificial Recharge in Washington – Phil Brown, Golder Associates
    Moscow Water Supply Feasibility Study – Tom Bourque, TerraGraphics Environmental Engineering
    Emerging Contaminants/Microconstituents - Greg Mφller, UI Food Science
3:00Break & Door Prize Drawing
3:15Surface Water Quality Issues – Primary Contact & Aquatic Habitat Concerns
    Washington’s Water Quality Standards – Elaine Snouwaert, Washington Department of Ecology
    Idaho Surface Water Quality Standards – John Cardwell, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
    Urban Stormwater Management & the Duck-Billed Platypus - Rob Buchert, City of Pullman
    Improving Surface Water Quality in Rural Environments - Ken Stinson, Latah Soil & Water Conservation District
4:15Practical Applications: Things We Can Do Here!
    Pervious Concrete – Will Goede, Graduate Student – WSU Structural Engineering & Jon Thomle, Graduate Student – WSU Environmental Engineering
    Living Roofs – James Blakely, Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute
    Rainwater Harvesting - Mandie MacDonald, Landau Associates
5:00Question & Answer Session
5:30Closing Ceremonies (Including Final Door Prize Drawing)
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