Welcome to the official event schedule and directory for the 10th Annual Salt Lake County Watershed Symposium.  Congratulations to Carl Adams of DWQ. He was nominated by peers, and celebrated with peers, as the 2016 Watershed Steward of the Year!

Powerpoints are available.  Click on a session and scroll down to the attached files. 

Watch the sessions on YouTube

Here’s the compete program


Zachary Frankel

Utah Rivers Council
Executive Director
Salt Lake City, Utah
Zachary Frankel is the founder and Executive Director of the Utah Rivers Council. Zach started the organization in 1995 after he received his B.S. in Biology at the University of Utah. Zach has been working on water education and conservation across the American West for over 25 years. He successfully defeated a proposed dam on the Diamond Fork River in 1997 and authored Utah’s first water conservation legislation, the Utah Water Conservation Plan Act, which was passed in 1998 by the Utah State Legislature. Zach also wrote legislation passed by the Utah Legislature in 2002 that amended the Bear River Development Act by removing two proposed dams from being constructed on the Bear River.