The WSWC Fall (188th) Council Meetings will be held in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on October 24-26, 2018.
(Step 1) MEETING REGISTRATION: Registration is required for all WSWC members and meeting attendees.
(Step 2) Optional FIELD TRIP REGISTRATION – Advanced registration for the field trip is requested by October 10th.
Tour information: Our Idaho hosts have arranged for a half-day afternoon field trip on Wednesday, October 24 to tour the Bunker Hill Mining and Metallurgical Complex Superfund Site and the environmental cleanup and restoration work that is occurring in areas contaminated by mining waste in the Coeur d’Alene River Watershed and Coeur d’Alene Lake. During the tour we will observe construction clean-up activities occurring at the central tailings impoundment area in Kellogg, ID, visit headwater drainage water quality treatment projects, observe municipal flooding and stormwater protection measures and construction projects, and learn about the Coeur d’Alene Lake management plan.
(Step 2.a.) FIELD TRIP REGISTRATION PAYMENT
PAYMENT OPTIONS: The fee is $30. Payment may be made online via credit card through our PayPal Merchant Account (using the PayPal payment button below), or via check, purchase order, or ACH electronic transfer. ACH routing #: 124002971 / Federal Tax ID: 93-0551574.
MEETING SCHEDULE: Schedule of Meetings
At a Glance
Wed, Oct 24
8:00 am – 11:45 am Federal Agencies’ Approach to Grazing Water Rights Workshop
12:00 pm – 5:30 pm Field Trip (sponsored by Xylem, Inc. and Recharge Development Corporation)
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Management Subcommittee (over dinner)
Thu, Oct 25
8:00 am – 9:00 am Idaho – Host State Presentation
9:00 am – 5:45 pm WSWC Committee Meetings
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Reception – co-sponsored by:
Barker, Rosholt & Simpson LLP
Hecla Mining Company
Idaho Power Company
Fri, Oct 26 8:00 am – 11:45 am Full Council Meeting
WEBINAR – TELECONFERENCE: Call-in and Webinar Instructions – Idaho Meetings
Guest Room Accommodations
The WSWC meetings are being held at The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort located at 115 South 2nd Street, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83814. Western States Water Council’s (WSWC) group guest room rates are $93, single or double occupancy in the North Wing or Park Tower. For rooms requested in the Lake Tower, the rate is $169 per night.
Check-In Time: 4:00 PM | Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Resort Parking Garage
- Valet Parking: $22 per night
- Self-Parking: $18 per night
All attendees must identify themselves as a member of the Group, Western States Water Council, to receive the Group rate. Individual reservations can be made by calling the Hotel’s Reservation Department at 1-888-965-6542 or online at the link Western State Water Council Reservation. Guests can change or cancel reservations up to 7 days prior to arrival to avoid a forfeiture of deposit.
Cut-Off Date: September 23, 2018. After this cut-off date, reservations will only be accepted on availability at the Hotel’s prevailing rates.
Fly into Spokane International Airport. The Coeur d’Alene Resort is located 40 minutes east of the Spokane International Airport, offering non-stop or one-stop access from most major US cities. The airport serves 8 rental car agencies.