Colorado Viticulture webinar series – Water Year in Review
October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Water access is a continuous issue in the Western US. Understanding water availability and natural access in an important part of planning farm management practices. Join the CSU Viticulture Extension team and Dr. Gigi Richard as she walks through the 2023 water year in review.
The event will be held Virtually and take place on October 12th from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Mountain Time.
Pre-registration is required to receive Zoom log-in information.
Registration closes October 12th at 11:00AM to allow time for delivery of Zoom information.
Gigi Richard is an educator, water scientist and civil engineer who is currently the Director of the Western Colorado Research Center at Colorado State University, one of nine research center’s around Colorado that make up the Agricultural Experiment Station. She has spent 20 years in academia teaching and inspiring students about water, rivers and GIS. Her research interests included watershed hydrology in Colorado, from snowmelt-driven systems to intermittent desert streams, and human impacts on river systems, including the study of downstream impacts of dams, levees, and other human activities on rivers in Colorado, New Mexico, and New Zealand. She holds an M.S. and Ph.D. from Colorado State University and a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, all in Civil Engineering with a water focus.
Anyone attending this program who requires auxiliary aids or services, please contact Charlotte Oliver at 434-298-7482 or [email protected]