The WSWC Fall (188th) Council Meetings were held in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on October 24-26, 2018.

BRIEFING MATERIALS:  WSWC Briefing Materials – Coeur d’Alene, ID   (20.19 MB)

AGENDA:

WSWC-WestFAST Workshop Agenda
Water Resources Committee
Executive Committee
Water Quality Committee
Legal Committee
188th Full Council Meeting

PRESENTATIONS:

October 24, 2018

Stock Water Rights for Grazing Livestock on Federal Lands Workshop
Gary Spackman
– Joyce Livestock Decision and Its Implications on Stockwater Rights in Idaho
Chris Brown – Wyoming Stockwater Rights on Federal Land

Field Trip Tour Presentation Rob Hanson

October 25, 2018

Idaho Host State Presentation
Mary Anne Nelson
, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
Mat Weaver
, Idaho Department of Water Resources

Water Resources Committee
Amy Kremen
– Ogallala Water Coordinated Agriculture Project
Steven Wallander & Marcel Aillery – U.S. Department of Agriculture Environmental Research Service (ERS) Activities
Tom Hamill – Seasonal Prediction of Western Snowpack
Sara Larsen
  – Water Data Exchange (WaDE) Update

Water Quality Committee
Mary Anne Nelson – Idaho Water Quality Issues

Legal Committee
Alf Brandt, Steve Snyder & Judge Eric Wildman
– Dividing the Waters:  Groundwater Bench Book
Michelle Bushman – Legislation and Litigation Update

October 26, 2018

188th Full Council Meeting
Forrest Melton  – NASA’s Western Water Applications Office / ECOSTRESS
Virgil Moore – The Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
Jama Hamel – AgriMet:  Past, Present and Future