AWRA FLORIDA

Event Calendar

Please note that event dates are subject to change to accommodate speakers’ schedules and/or event locations. AWRA FLORIDA DOES NOT PROVIDE REFUNDS. If you are interested in sponsoring any, or all, of the technical meetings, click here for more information.

    • 20 Apr 2018
    • Online

    APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 20, 2018.
    Click here for general information on AWRA Florida scholarships and grants. Click the links below for detailed information on specific scholarships and to download the application forms.
    J.B. Butler Science Grant
    William V. Storch Student Award
    Sanford N. Young Scholarship
    Buddy & Laura Blain High School Scholarship

    • 22 Apr 2018
    • 25 Apr 2018
    • Orlando, Florida

    Meeting Location
    Rosen Centre Hotel9840 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819

    Meeting Theme
    Spatial Analysis of Watersheds: Ecological, Hydrological and Societal Responses

    Website
    Call for Topical Sessions and Workshops
    Call for Abstracts

    • 23 Apr 2018
    • Online

    APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 23, 2018.
    Click here for information on AWRA's Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship.

    • 11 May 2018
    • Brooksville, Florida
    • 69
    Register

    Meeting Location
    Southwest Florida Water Management District | 2379 Broad Street, Brooksville, FL 34604
    Meeting is in the 3-story building; Please enter via the main entrance; Parking is available in the rear.

    Sponsors
    HDR | NorthStar | Black & Veatch | Kimley-Horn | Cardno
    Contact Samuel Palermo at 561-351-5278 to sponsor this meeting.

    Preliminary Agenda
    11:00 - Registration and Refreshments (Coffee, Juice, Bagels, etc.)
    11:30 - Welcome and Opening Remarks - Jeremy McBryan, South Florida Water Management District; President, AWRA Florida
    11:40 - Opening Remarks - Brian Armstrong, Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD)
    12:00 - Aquifer Recharge at Flatford Swamp - Lisanne Morris and Don Ellison, SWFWMD
    12:30 -
    Lunch (included with registration fee)
    1:30 - Lake Hancock Restoration - Janie Hagberg, SWFWMD
    2:00 - Springs and Septic to Sewer Update - Chris Anatasiou and Viviana Bendixon, SWFWMD
    2:30 - 4G Ranch Wetlands Project - Mike Hancock, SWFWMD, and Rafael Vazquez-Burney, Jacobs
    3:00 - Break
    3:15 - FARMS Program - Chris Zajac, SWFWMD
    3:45 - Lower Floridan as a New Water Supply? - David McIntyre, AquaSciTech Consulting
    4:15 - Polk Regional Water Cooperative: The Baby Walks - Gene Heath, Polk Cooperative
    4:45 - Kracker Avenue Restoration Project - Brandt Henningsen, SWFWMD
    5:15 - Closing Remarks - Roger Copp, Secretary, AWRA Florida
    5:15 -
    Networking Reception (Tap Room at the Florida Cracker Kitchen, 966 East Jefferson Street, Brooksville, FL 34601)

    Registration
    Online meeting registration payments are processed by PayPal. However, a PayPal account is not required. Click on the "Register" button to get started. After being directed to the PayPal website, just click "Pay with Debit or Credit Card". ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS MAY 9, 2018. You can also register and pay in person (via cash, check or credit card) at the conference.

    Hotel Information 
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brooksville | 14112 Cortez Blvd. | 352-597-4540


    AWRA Florida Board of Directors Meeting

    Date: May 11 at 8:30am at Southwest Florida Water Management District
    All are welcome to attend as the Board of Directors handles the business of the section.

    • 02 Aug 2018
    • 03 Aug 2018
    • Key Largo, Florida

    Meeting Location
    Murray Nelson Government Center | 102050 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL 33037

    Sponsors

    Organizations wishing to participate as meeting sponsors should contact Luna Phillips at 954-712-1478. Pay your sponsorship online here.  

    Agenda

    Thursday, August 2
    12:30pm - Meeting Registration Opens
    1:00pm - Call to Order and Welcome – Jeremy McBryan, President, AWRA Florida
    5:00pm - Closing Remarks

    Friday, August 11
    8:30am - Registration Opens
    8:55am - Call to Order - Jeremy McBryan, President, AWRA Florida
    9:00am - TBD - TBD
    11:00am - Lunch (on your own)
    11:30am - 4:30pm - EcoTour of the Florida Keys - Experience the coral reefs and other sea life in the crystal blue waters of the beautiful Florida Keys! This snorkeling adventure includes snorkel gear and cold drinking water; drinks and snacks are available for purchase; transportation on your own. Note: Additional charge ($TBD per person) for this event; spaces are limited. Location: TBD.

    Registration
    Online meeting registration payments are processed by PayPal. However, a PayPal account is not required. Click on the "Register" button to get started. After being directed to the PayPal website, just click on "Don't have a PayPal account?" to pay with a credit or debit card. ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS JULY 31, 2018. You can also register and pay in person (via cash, check or credit/debit card) at the meeting.  

    Hotel Information
    AWRA Florida does not have a host hotel for this meeting but several options are close by:
    Hampton Inn Key Largo | 102400 Overseas Highway | 305-451-1400 (Next door to meeting)
    Courtyard Key Largo | 99751 Overseas Highway | 305-451-3939
    Holiday Inn Key Largo | 99701 Overseas Highway | 800-315-2621

    AWRA Florida Board of Directors Meeting
    Date/Time: Thursday, August 2 from 10am-12pm
    Location: Murray Nelson Government Center
    All are welcome to attend as the Board of Directors handles the business of the section.

PAST EVENTS

30 Mar 2018 March 2018 Technical Meeting
15 Mar 2018 Networking Event in Jupiter
02 Feb 2018 27th Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
17 Nov 2017 November 2017 Technical Meeting
05 Nov 2017 2017 AWRA Annual Conference
29 Sep 2017 September 2017 Technical Meeting
10 Aug 2017 2017 Annual Meeting
05 May 2017 May 2017 Technical Meeting
27 Apr 2017 Joint Professional Societies Spring Mixer
22 Apr 2017 2017-2018 AWRA Herbert Memorial Scholarship Application Submittal Deadline
15 Apr 2017 2017 Scholarship and Grant Application Submittal Deadline
31 Mar 2017 March 2017 Technical Meeting
13 Jan 2017 26th Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
15 Nov 2016 Scavenger Hunt Networking
13 Nov 2016 2016 AWRA Annual Conference
30 Sep 2016 September 2016 Technical Meeting
04 Aug 2016 2016 Annual Meeting
20 May 2016 May 2016 Technical Meeting
15 May 2016 2016 Scholarship and Grant Application Submittal Deadline
18 Mar 2016 March 2016 Technical Meeting
15 Jan 2016 25th Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
06 Nov 2015 ShORE Symposium 2015
18 Sep 2015 September 2015 Technical Meeting
23 Jul 2015 2015 Annual Meeting
15 May 2015 Scholarship and Grant Applications Due
15 May 2015 May 2015 Technical Meeting
27 Mar 2015 March 2015 Technical Meeting
06 Feb 2015 24th Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
21 Nov 2014 November 2014 Technical Meeting
19 Sep 2014 September 2014 Technical Meeting
11 Sep 2014 Environmental Careers Night
17 Jul 2014 2014 Annual Meeting
16 May 2014 May 2014 Technical Meeting
14 Mar 2014 March 2014 Technical Meeting
31 Jan 2014 23rd Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
15 Nov 2013 November 2013 Technical Meeting
20 Sep 2013 September 2013 Technical Meeting
27 Jun 2013 2013 Annual Meeting
10 May 2013 May 2013 Technical Meeting
22 Mar 2013 March 2013 Technical Meeting
24 Jan 2013 22nd Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference
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