13 07, 2017

Wyoming – Assistant Attorney General

By |July 13th, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Wyoming Attorney General’s office seeks an attorney to represent the Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. This attorney advises the Wyoming State Engineer and his staff on all aspects of Wyoming water law, public records and meetings, agency rule-makings, and during contested case hearings. This position also requires, when necessary, advice to the Governor, the Governor’s

22 06, 2017

CIRES/Regional Drought Information Systems Coordinator

By |June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) and the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) are seeking a full-time Regional Drought Information Systems Coordinator to work as part of an interdisciplinary team as the coordinator for selected regional NIDIS drought early warning information systems. NIDIS is afederal interagency and interstate effort to establish

9 05, 2017

Water Resource Program Manager Position at Ecology

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Water Resources Program Manager, Washington Department of Ecology, is an Exempt Management Service Band 3 position that reports to Ecology's Deputy Director. The position is located in Lacey, Washington. The Department is seeking an experienced leader, strategic thinker, and problem-solver to manage and lead their Water Resources Program. This position represents the Director of

6 04, 2017

Regional Drought Information Systems Coordinator

By |April 6th, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) and the National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) are seeking a full-time Regional Drought Information Systems Coordinator to work as part of an interdisciplinary team as the coordinator for selected regional NIDIS drought early warning information systems. NIDIS is a federal interagency and interstate effort to

8 03, 2017

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Symposium on the Settlement of Indian Reserved Water Rights Claims

By |March 8th, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Western States Water Council and Native American Rights Fund will cosponsor a Symposium on the settlement of Indian reserved water rights claims on August 8-10, 2017.  The meetings will be held at the Best Western Plus Heritage Inn in Great Falls, Montana.  A number of topics will be addressed by experts and participants regarding

10 02, 2017

Upper Colorado River Commission Position of General Counsel

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: Administrative|

The Upper Colorado River Commission has an immediate opening for the position of General Counsel (GC). The GC reports to the Executive Director of the Commission. This position involves providing legal counsel to the Executive Director and Commissioners regarding activities of the Commission and any challenges to implementation of the Upper Colorado River Basin Compact.

30 09, 2016

Washington Department of Ecology – General Permit Writer

By |September 30th, 2016|Categories: Administrative|

The Washington Department of Ecology's Water Quality Program is looking to fill a General Permit Writer (Environmental Specialist 5) position.  The position will be located in Lacey, WA. The General Permit Writer position serves as the senior program expert responsible for developing general permits, policies, procedures, regulations and guidance related to wastewater discharges and the

21 07, 2016

Improved S2S Precipitation Forecasting for Water Management – Recap of 2015/2016 Workshop Series

By |July 21st, 2016|Categories: Media Coverage, Misc. Water News, WSWC Symposia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

During 2015 and 2016, the Western States Water Council (WSWC), the California Department of Water Resources (CDWR), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have cosponsored a series of workshops on advancing seasonal prediction of precipitation for the benefit of western water resource management. Currently, the ability to skillfully predict sub-season (beyond a 15-day

1 07, 2016

Workshop on Agricultural Weather Station Networks

By |July 1st, 2016|Categories: Administrative|

The Western States Water Council and the California Department of Water Resources are cosponsoring a workshop on agricultural weather station networks, to be held in San Diego on August 25-26, 2016. The workshop will begin Thursday, August 25 at 1:00 pm and conclude Friday, August 26 around 12 noon. Agricultural weather station networks are used

30 03, 2016

NOAA/WSWC Workshop on Advancing Sub-Seasonal to Seasonal Precipitation Forecasting for Western Water Management

By |March 30th, 2016|Categories: Administrative|

The Western States Water Council, California Department of Water Resources and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are holding a workshop on April 29, 2016 in College Park, Maryland.  The purpose of the workshop is to address opportunities for and challenges towards advancing NOAA research and modeling to improve predictive capabilities with respect to sub-seasonal