KANSAS WATER CONGRESS

620-287-4541

212 SW 8th Ave., Ste. 201, Topeka, KS 66603

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July 27 & 28, 2017

2017 SUMMER CONFERENCE

The Summer Conference is held annually in western Kansas. 

The conference provides insights and programming focused on current water issues affecting Kansas irrigated ag land, livestock management, citizens, businesses and communities.  Including Legislation, Technology, Assistance, Providers, and various additional aspects.

 

ARKANSAS RIVER SURFACE WATER RIGHTS

Presentation provided by Randy Hayzlett, Arkansas Compact Commission and Karl Kingery, Wright Water Engineers

LEMAS, WCAS, AND MORE

Presentations on Local Enhanced Management Areas (LEMAs); Water Conservation Areas (WCAs), Intensive Ground Water Use Control Areas and potential future applications by David Barfield Chief Engineer KDWR

MUNICIPAL WATER MANAGEMENT

Current programs, projects, challenges and future projections for Garden City, Kansas. This also will include developing municipal water policy
Presenters: Fred Jones, Water Systems Resource Manager for City of Garden City and
Chris Law, City Commissioner and Director of Field Services GMD #3

CAPITOL STRAGIES - LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Update on 2017 Water Related Legislation by Sean Miller, Capitol Strategies, LLC

KANSAS WATER TRANSFER ACT

By David L. Pope
Pope Consulting, LLC

PRAIRIECHAR

“What the Hell is Sustainability Anyway?”
Presenter: Robert Herrington, CEO PrairieChar