2014 New Hampshire Water & Watershed Conference – Call for Abstracts

Mount Chocorua, Albany, NH by Cory Gucwa

The 2014 New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference will be held on Friday, March 21, 2014 at Plymouth State University. This year, the theme is Sustainability of New Hampshire’s Water Resources. Each year, the NHWWC provides current information about New Hampshire’s water resources and related topics. Approximately 200 people attend the event to hear a variety of talks and network with other people interested in our water resources.

The 2014 agenda includes a morning plenary talk on the sustainability of New Hampshire’s water resources. Throughout the day there will be informative sessions on a variety of topics and we will close the event with an afternoon wrap-up discussion where participants will be able to ask questions and share ideas about water and sustainability in New Hampshire.

We invite abstracts on current water related research as well as effective strategies at the local, regional, state, and federal levels that address the changing environmental and societal conditions and their effects on the sustainability of New Hampshire’s water resources and aquatic environment. This year’s conference tracks include:

  • Sustainability of New Hampshire’s Water Resources
  • Built and Natural Water Infrastructure
  • Water Resource Outreach, Education & Citizen Science
  • Land Use Planning and Conservation for Water Sustainability
  • Quality, Quantity, Timing & Distribution of Water Supply
  • Water Law, Policy & Management
  • Successes in Integrating Science with Decision Making for Water Resources
  • Where are New Hampshire’s Water Data?
  • Emerging Issues in Water and Public Health
  • Posters by Students and Watershed Groups on New Hampshire Water Topics

To submit an abstract, please complete the online form, which is posted on the Conference website. Abstracts must be received by December 10, 2013.If you have any questions, please contact Cory Gucwa or June Hammond Rowan.