2022 ACF WATERS Conference Presentations

Wednesday, April 27 - Presentations

Keynote: For the Love of Rivers: Conservation Ecology within an Ecosystem Services Framework - Carla Atkinson, University of Alabama

Sediment Transport and Nutrient Deposition in Reservoirs of the ACF Basin - Matt Waters, Auburn University

Langdale and Riverview Dam Removal Projects - Courtenay O’Mara and Patrick O’Rouke, Georgia Power Company

Harmful Algal Blooms: Occurrence and Response - Susan Wilde, University of Georgia

Clean Water Act at 50 - Chris Manganiello, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Panel - Water Quality Monitoring: Building Engagement in Science and Management Panelists: Rachel McGuire, Alabama Water Watch; Mike Meyer, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper; Aubrey Dyer, Clayton State University; Georgia Ackerman, Apalachicola RK

Rachel McGuire, Alabama Water Watch 

Mike Meyer, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (Download Presentation)

Aubrey Dyer, Clayton State University (Download Presentation)

Georgia Ackerman, Apalachicola RK (Download Presentation)

Longleaf Pine Restoration as a Strategy to Increase Streamflow - Steven Brantley, Jones Center at Ichauway

Restoring One of Georgia’s Natural Wonders: Water Conservation Flow Improvements in the Skywater Springshed Perri Cooper, Flint River Soil and Water Conservation District. Co-Authors: Brian Clayton, Jones Center at Ichauway; Woody Hicks, Jones Center at Ichauway (Ret.) and Flint Riverkeeper Board; Gordon Rogers, Flint Riverkeeper

Management Objectives, Source Water Conversion, & the Georgia Flow Incentive Trust Panelists: Anna Truszczynski, Georgia Environmental Protection Division; Mark Masters, Georgia Water Planning and Policy Center at Albany State University; Gordon Rogers, Flint Riverkeeper

Anna Truszczynski, Georgia Environmental Protection Division (Download Presentation)

Mark Masters, Georgia Water Planning and Policy Center at Albany State University (Download Presentation)

Gordon Rogers, Flint Riverkeeper (Download Presentation)

Thursday, April 28 - Presentations

Collaborative Efforts Towards Resilience to Hydrologic Extremes in the Upper Flint Basin - Ben Emanuel, American Rivers

Re-Discovering the Flint Headwaters - Hannah Palmer, Finding the Flint

Developing Ecological Indicators for Water Planning - Laura Rack, University of Georgia River Basin Center

Shoal Bass Ecology and Management in Flint and Chattahoochee Rivers - Steve Sammons, Auburn University

Long-term Mussel Monitoring in the Lower Flint and Chattahoochee River Basins - Matt Rowe, Georgia Wildlife Resources Division

Apalachicola Bay System Initiative - Joel Trexler, Florida State University

FACETS: Floridan Aquifer Collaborative Modeling for Sustainable Management - Kristin Rowles, Georgia Water Planning and Policy Center at Albany State University

ACF Water and Drought Dashboard - Meredith Muth, NOAA