2018 Annual Forum

Annual Forum
September 9-13, 2018
New Orleans, LA

Please note we are still awaiting approval on several presentations. Please check back for additional presentations.

Produced Water: Opportunities & Challenges

PDF icon Advancing Research and Analysis of Produced Water
Environmental Defense Fund
Cloelle Danforth, Ph.D.

Emerging Groundwater Contaminants

PDF icon The Impact of PFAS on Water Resources
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
Brandon Kernen

Induced Seismicity

PDF icon Legal Developments Relating to Induced Seismicity
Mineral Law Institute
Keith Hall

General Session

PDF icon GWPC Organizational Update
GWPC Executive Director, GWPC Past President, GWPC President, GWPC Vice President/GWREF Treasurer
Mike Paque, Marty Link, Hal Fitch, Jon Kenning
PDF icon EPA Update
Director, US EPA, Office of Groundwater and Drinking Water
Peter Grevatt, Ph.D
PDF icon USGS Update
Director, United States Geological Survey, Water Mission, Earth System Processes Division
Bill Cunningham

Produced Water: Challenges & Opportunities

Groundwater Monitoring

Protecting Groundwater at the Source

PDF icon State Level Groundwater Governance and Management in the US
Water Resources Research Center, University of Arizona
Jacob Petersen-Perlman, Ph.D.
PDF icon Louisiana's Drinking Water Protection Program: Protecting Drinking Water at the Source
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Mary Gentry

Class I Underground Injection Control

Class V Underground Injection Control

PDF icon Class V Overview
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Lorrie Council