Integrated Groundwater Management Project​

October 24th Afternoon: Understanding and Designing Natural Aquifer Recharge Process

1:30 – 1:50 p.m.

Methods for managing aquifer recharge (MAR)– the state of the art and the technical challenges, Michael Clay (USARMY CEMVM) (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

1:50 – 2:10 p.m.

Groundwater Transfer and Injection Pilot project:  A potential managed aquifer recharge technology to support groundwater security of the Mississippi River Valley alluvial, Andrew O’Reilly (USDA)                                      (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

2:10 – 2:30 p.m.

Characterizing subsurface systems using different types of geophysical methods including airborne surveys,Wade Kress (USGS)   (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

2:30 – 2:50 p.m.

Managing artificial recharge in karst and fractured systems – case studies based on Edwards aquifer and Floridian aquifer, Eve Kuniansky (USGS)                                                 (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

2:50 – 3:10 p.m.

Managed Aquifer Recharge in the Mid-South: Lessons learned and initial findings, Michele Reba (USDA)                                                         (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

3:10 – 3:30 p.m.

Challenge in managing groundwater plumes in karst aquifers, Daniel Montiel (Geo Syntec Consultants)                                                          (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

3:30 – 3:50 p.m.

Beverage Break

3:50 – 4:05 p.m.

Is human learning relevant in this modern age of machine learning? Standing on the shoulders of giants, a perspective from and for modeling natural systems, Mary Hill (University of Kansas)                                           (Click for presentation)  (Click for Abstract)

4:05 – 5:00 p.m.

Roundtable discussion on MAR to identify various research needs

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Poster Session & Evening Drinks

6:00 p.m.

Conference Dinner