Virginia Water Science and Technology Symposium

Venue: Blacksburg

Location: Blacksburg, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 01, 2006
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The 2006 Virginia Water Science and Technology Symposium will be held November 1-3, 2006 in the Inn at Virginia Tech and the Skelton Conference Center on Virginia Tech campus. The symposium will feature prominent researchers and decision makers as keynote speakers. Panel and research presentations will focus on pathogens: pathways and monitoring in natural and engineered systems, a critical area of research need in Virginia and nationwide. Other research presentations will include topics on drinking water infrastructure, watershed assessment and monitoring and water quality management. Workshops, designed to benefit local government planners and interested public include developing local water supply management plans, developing total maximum daily load (TMDL) implementation plans, and septic system design and permit requirements. The symposium is sponsored by Virginia Water Resources Research Center at Virginia Tech.