Conference

2018 North Bay Watershed Association Conference

Extreme Future: Fire, Floods, a Rising Bay

April 6th, 2018 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sheraton Sonoma County – 745 Baywood Drive, Petaluma, CA

The conference will bring together key leaders and stakeholders from around the North Bay to explore how the region can move forward to effectively manage our water resources in the face of increasingly severe natural disasters and a changing climate.

Conference Presentations

 

Responding to a Rising Bay

Sam Schuchat -California Coastal Conservancy, no presentation available

Allison Brooks – Resilient by Design

Max Korten – Parks & Open Space, Marin County

 

Preparing for the New Normal: Floods

Dr. Fraser Shilling – UC Davis

Dr. Lisa Micheli – Pepperwood Preserve

Rick Thomasser, P.G. – Napa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District

 

Afternoon Speaker

Ltc. Travis Rayfield – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

 

October 2017 Wildfires: Regional Response and Planning for Future Risks

Bill Dodd – California Senator, District 3, no presentation available

Belia Ramos – Napa County Supervisor

Valerie Minton Quinto – Sonoma Resource Conservation District

 

Conference Speakers

 

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