Friends of NWRA




WE&RF Accepting Nominations for 2017 Paul L. Busch Award (Due Jun 1)

Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Paul L. Busch Award, which recognizes an individual’s innovative research in the field of water quality and the water environment, with a special focus on those who show promise and make significant contributions in bridging research and its practical application.  Nominations are due by June 1, 2017.  Application guidelines and forms are available atHERE.


The Spring 2017 issue of Nevada Water News, the quarterly newsletter for the Nevada Water Resources Research Institute (NWRRI), is now available on the NWRRI website. Inside you will find articles on the water resources research being conducted in Nevada, as well as the principal investigators and students conducting the research.

Please feel free to distribute this newsletter as widely as you see fit. If you have any questions about the NWRRI program, please contact Amy Russell ( For questions about adding contacts to the newsletter distribution list, please feel free to contact me. Thank you for your interest!

Geotemps, Inc. Honored on U.S. Senate Floor

To read the article, click HERE.

Metal Mining Discharges - Impacts and Controls | 27-28 April 2017 | Live Course| The purpose of this course is to encourage environmentally-sensitive mining practice by educating mining engineers and environmental professionals about impacts of metals on fish, other aquatic species, and human health.

Winter Watershed Connection Newsletter

Download the Winter Watershed Connection Newsletter HERE.


319 (h) Request for Proposals, Safe Route to Schools Volunteers Needed, Markleeville Creek Day, Nevada Floodplain Risk Management Workshop
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Grace Under Pressure

"The quality of a leader’s character is only truly apparent when required to make the right decision under pressure."  Read about how Turquoise Ridge miners rescued their colleagues after a rock failure.  Please use this link to access the article.



Colorado River Commission of Nevada (CRC)
The CRC is an executive agency of the State of Nevada responsible for acquiring and managing Nevada's share of water and hydropower resources from the Colorado River.

Schroeder Law Offices is uniquely qualified to address the water rights as well as land use for both domestic and agricultural users and water management organizations. Contact Information:  (775) 786-8800

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