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July 11, 2019 - Weekly Water Announcements: This week's highlighted meetings, job opportunities, and more!

Click HERE to read more on our public Google Group (no account needed).

1.) Job Opportunities
2.) Project WET Teacher Workshop
– Registration Deadline: July 15, 2019; Workshop: August 10, 2019
3.) TMDL Public Meeting: Water Quality Improvement Plan for McClure River – July 16, 2019
4.) RiverPalooza Events – Various dates: July 17, 2019-August 24, 2019
5.) Requests for Proposals: Water Research Foundation (WRF) – Various deadlines: July 17, 2019-September 24, 2019
6.) Workshop Series: Know Your Bioretention – July 20, 2019; August 24, 2019; and September 21, 2019
7.) James River Association Upcoming Events – Various dates: July 22, 2019-August 10, 2019
8.) Nutrient Removal and Recovery Symposium – July 23-25, 2019
9.) Stream Discovery Workshop – Registration deadline: July 25, 2019; Workshop: July 26, 2019
10.) Webinar: Modeling Florida Lakes with BATHTUB – July 31, 2019
11.) Operation and Maintenance (O&M) of Stormwater Control Measures Conference – August 4-7, 2019
12.) Upcoming AWRA Events
13.) DEQ 2020 Citizen Monitoring Grants – Application Deadline: August 30, 2019

Lily Michaud Completes 2019 Internship with Virginia Water Center

Lily Michaud Completes 2019 Internship with Virginia Water Center
Lily Michaud completed her semester-long internship with the Water Center in May 2019.  Lily is working toward her B.S. degree in Water: Resources, Policy, and Management...

Water Center Director Gives Invited Talk to Am. Water Works Association

Water Center Director Gives Invited Talk to Am. Water Works Association
On March 20, 2019 the Virginia Water Center Director, Dr. Stephen Schoenholtz, gave an invited talk to the Virginia Section of the American Water Works...

Alan Raflo Presents on VAWater Radio at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg

Alan Raflo Presents on VAWater Radio at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg
Virginia Water Center Research Associate Alan Raflo did a presentation at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg on March 21, 2019.  Discussions included the Rotary Foundation’s work...