2015 AWRA Annual Water Resources Conference
Plenary Session

(Please Note: 1. The Presenter of each paper is in BOLD type immediately following the paper title.
Co-authors are then listed in parentheses. 2. All abstracts in a session can be accessed using the Session Title link.



Monday / November 16 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks


John C. Tracy
AWRA President
Idaho Water Resources Research Institute
Boise, ID

Laurel Stadjuhar
Conference Chair
West Sage Water Consultants
Denver, CO

Keynote Speaker

Water for the Anasazi: How the Ancients of Mesa Verde Engineered their Water Supplies

Kenneth R. Wright

Kenneth R. Wright

President and Chief Engineer, Wright Water Engineers, Denver, CO

Keynote Speaker


"Insight into the Continuing Crisis on the Colorado River"


Jim Lochhead

Jim Lochhead
Denver Water CEO/Manager
Denver, CO