Upcoming Events

Welcome to the River Network events board. Please browse our list or sort events by name, state and date by clicking the headings.

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Event Date State
Seattle Wild Rivers Night
Seattle Wild Rivers Night is a celebration of Washington’s rivers, featuring short films, stunning photography, compelling information, humorous stories, a silent auction, socializing, and fun - all centered around the rivers of Washington.
10/01/2014 (All day) Washington (WA)
2014 Sustaining Colorado Watersheds Conference
This year's conference, Come Hell or High Water! will explore the spirit of community resiliency in the wake of the 2013 floods, wildfires, and other risks to our watersheds.
10/07/2014 (All day) - 10/09/2014 (All day) Colorado (CO)
Data Acquisition in Geographic Information Systems
This course provides students with the knowledge and practical experience necessary to develop skills in the acquisition, management, conversion, analysis, and creation of spatial data, an integral part of the development and implementation of geographic information systems. Topics include acquisition of existing data sets, data format conversion, georeferencing, vector digitizing from maps, address matching, and acquisition of data from remote sensing sources and the global positioning system (GPS).
10/11/2014 (All day) California (CA)
Hypoxia Task Force Meeting
The Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force holds public meetings throughout the Mississippi River Basin to inform the public of the progress toward moving forward on Gulf Hypoxia.
10/21/2014 - 8:15am - 5:15pm
Reclaiming a River, Conservation and Community
Join the Wildlife Conservation Society, NOAA and our community partners for a one day symposium on urban river restoration.
10/23/2014 (All day) New York (NY)
Spatial Analysis and Modeling Workshop, Part 1
This workshop provides an introduction to some of the fundamental concepts and concerns of spatial analysis and modeling in a geographic information system. Topics will include: basics of vector and raster data analysis, proximity and overlay principles, distance modeling, terrain analysis, categorical and continuous classification, site suitability modeling, statistical modeling, and building geoprocess models using ArcGIS ModelBuilder. Training will be based on the ArcGIS 10 suite of software.
10/24/2014 (All day) - 10/25/2014 (All day) California (CA)
Introduction To Web Mapping Development Using The ArcGIS Javascript API
With the advance of web mapping services and Web technology, creating and publishing high-performing, modern-looking Web maps has become easier and rich with options. This workshop teaches the basics of how to build attractive, sophisticated internet mapping applications using the lightweight, browser based ArcGIS Server JavaScript API. Topics include designing and publishing web mapping services using ArcGIS Server; consuming ArcGIS map services using the ArcGIS Server REST API and Dojo Javascript library; integrating functionality (queries, geoprocessing, etc.) for more interactive applications; and tools and techniques for rapid application development. This Workshop is geared toward GIS analysts and others who want to create rich internet mapping applications to publish GIS content throughout an organization or to the public via the Internet.
11/07/2014 (All day) - 11/08/2014 (All day) California (CA)
2014 Gathering for Conservation
The 2014 Gathering for Conservation will be held November 12-14 at Eagle Crest Resort near Redmond, OR. This year’s event will be a fully integrated joint conference planned by the Network and OACD, offering programming for councils and districts over three days. Other partners include the Coalition of Oregon Land Trusts (COLT) and Oregon Conservation Education and Assistance Network (OCEAN).
11/12/2014 (All day) - 11/14/2014 (All day) Oregon (OR)
Mississippi River Watershed Education Conference
This event combines concurrent presentations, dynamic keynote talks and professional development to encourage and develop networking opportunities for partnering on unique, science-based watershed education programs. Talks will cover a range of topics and include presenters from Pennsylvania, Ohio, Minnesota and D.C.
11/14/2014 (All day) - 11/15/2014 (All day) Illinois (IL)
Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium
This November, the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC) and its partners invite educators, both formal and non-formal, and various watershed resource professionals to join in the Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium. Please help spread your success stories and new watershed initiatives (education and research) by presenting at our Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium this November 14th & 15th.
11/14/2014 (All day) - 11/15/2014 (All day) Illinois (IL)
Maryland Water Monitoring Council 20th Annual Conference
The Maryland Water Monitoring Council will hold its 20th Annual Conference at the Maritime Institute, North Linthicum, Maryland, on Friday, November 21, 2014. The theme of the one day conference is The 20th Annual MWMC Conference: Looking to the Past to Guide our Future. Registration will begin at 7:30 AM and the conference will adjourn at 4:30 PM.
11/21/2014 (All day) Maryland (MD)
River Restoration Symposium
Abstracts due!
02/03/2015 (All day) - 02/05/2015 (All day) Washington (WA)
Tamarisk Coalition's 12th Annual Conference: Advancing Riparian Restoration in the West
Come learn about the latest advancements!
02/10/2015 (All day) - 02/12/2015 (All day) New Mexico (NM)
Wisconsin Wetlands Association's 20th Anniversary Wetland Science Conference – Telling Our Stories
Wisconsin Wetlands Association invites you to participate in the 20th Anniversary of our Wetland Science Conference, to be held February 24-26, 2015, at the Monona Terrace in Madison, Wisconsin.
02/24/2015 (All day) - 02/26/2015 (All day) Wisconsin (WI)
River Rally 2015
Rio Rally on the Rio Grande! Mark your calendars and plan to join us for River Rally 2015 at Tamaya Resort. Situated between Santa Fe and Albuquerque at the base of the Sandia Mountains in New Mexico, you'll be just minutes from a host of the region’s best activities and miles from the ordinary.
05/01/2015 (All day) - 05/04/2015 (All day) New Mexico (NM)
Summer Workshops in Stream Restoration
The University at Buffalo (UB) will offer two workshops in stream restoration over a one-week period in 2015.
06/01/2015 (All day) - 06/05/2015 (All day) New York (NY)