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Congratulations to Carl Adams of DWQ. He was nominated by peers, and celebrated with peers, as the 2016 Watershed Steward of the Year!

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Wednesday, November 16 • 3:05pm - 3:30pm
The Jordan River…Size Matters

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The Jordan River…Size Matters
The Jordan River has changed in size, shape and function over the past century. In that same time span, the river's ability to convey water, sediment and process pollutants has also changed. Is there a significant nexus between the morphological divergence and the river's water quality degradation? This presentation will explore the possible nexus and a pilot program to test this hypothesis and implement the Jordan River TMDL. 

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Lewis Kogan

Open Space Lands Program Manager, Salt Lake City Parks and Public Lands
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Robert Thompson

Watershed Section Manager, Salt Lake County Watershed Planning & Restoration
Robert Thompson manages the Salt Lake County Watershed section and is a professionally licensed Geologist in the state of Utah. He specializes in fluvial geomorphology and the restoration of fluvial systems. He has a background in water quality data collection, restoration design, construction and monitoring and education. His outside interests include river running, cycling and trail running.
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Tom Ward

Deputy Director, Salt Lake City Public Utilities
Tom Ward obtained his Civil & Environmental Engineering degree from Gonzaga University and has focused his career on environmental studies, design, construction and management of water/wastewater conveyance, treatment, flood control and water quality systems. Tom's career includes design, grant funding and construction of several river restoration projects in Washington, Idaho, Nevada and Utah, including constructed wetlands, fish ladders, and... Read More →



Wednesday November 16, 2016 3:05pm - 3:30pm
2_Utah Cultural Celebration Center: GALLERY 1355 W 3100 S, West Valley City UT 84119