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Water Roundtable Events

March 14, 2018 Water Round Table

John Heaston & Roric Paulman give a talk on a Better Water Future for Nebraska

January 10, 2018 Water Round Table

Featuring Jeff Fassett, NE Department of Natural Resources

November 8, 2017 Water Round Table

Featuring Governor Pete Ricketts

October 11, 2017 Water Round Table

Featuring Glenn Johnson-NE Water Resources Association

February 8, 2017 Water Round Table

Featuring Senator Dan Hughes – Natural Resources Chairman

January 11, 2017 Water Round Table

Featuring Rick Kubat – Metropolitan Utilities District

December 14, 2016 Water Round Table

Featuring Peter McCornick – Executive Director of the Water for Food Institute

November 9, 2016 Water Round Table

Featuring Gordon W. “Jeff” Fassett, P.E. – Director Department of Natural Resources

October 12, 2016 Water Round Table

Featuring Glenn Johnson – Lower Platte South Natural Resource District, Retired & Don Kraus – Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District

January 2016 Water Roundtable

Featuring Jeff Fassett
Director of the Department of Natural Resources for Nebraska

December 2015 Water Roundtable

Featuring Senator Curt Friesen

October 2015 Water Roundtable

Featuring Ann Bleed

Roundtable meetings hosted by Nebraska Water Resources Association created to share knowledge and information on topics related to water treatment, management, sustainability, water resources, water quality, distribution, and groundwater.

Water Roundtable Schedule

October 11, 2017
Speaker & Topic: Glen Johnson – History of Nebraska’s Rivers
HOST: Great Western Bank, North Platte
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln

November 8, 2017
Speaker & Topic: Governor Pete Ricketts – Current & Emerging Issues Facing
Nebraska’s Water & Natural Resources

HOST: Central Platte NRD
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln

January 10, 2018
Speaker & Topic: Jeff Fassett, NE Department of Water Resources –  Udate on Nebraska’s River Basins
HOST: Farm Bureau Services & UNL Research Ext TAPS
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln

February 14, 2018
Speaker & Topic: State Senator Dan Hughes, District 44 – 2018 Legislative Update
HOST: Nebraska Rural Electric Association
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln

March 14, 2018
Speaker & Topic:  John Heaston, Water for Food Daugherty Global Institute and Roric Paulman, Nebraska Water Balance Alliance – Turning Mortars and Mortars into Mortar: Finding Ways to Build a Better Water Future for Nebraska and Beyond HOST: North Platte NRD, Central NE Public Power District
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln

April 11, 2018
Speaker & Topic: Rick Kubat-Metropolitan Utilities District With Tim Luchsinger, GI Utilities Director, and others – Panel Discussion on the “Challenges from Municipal Water Providers”
HOST: Twin Loups Reclamation & Irrigation District
1233 Lincoln Mall, Lower Level
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building, Lincoln