Event Schedule


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Wednesday, May 10: Verde River Watershed Field Trips
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Wednesday, May 10: R.I.O.T in Old Town Verde River Celebration
Join conference attendees for a casual night of tacos and beer. Located in historic Old Town Cottonwood, meet at this converted gas station for refreshments, chatting and a game of pool or Ping-Pong. Full bar, and additional menu items available.
Cost: $15.00 gets you tacos with all the fixings, a cold beer or a glass of wine!
Location: R.I.O.T in Old Town 777 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Thursday, May 11: The Verde River: State of the Watershed Conference

Clark Memorial Clubhouse

8:00 AM          REGISTRATION, coffee & light breakfast

8:30 AM          Conference Introductions

8:40 AM          Invocation with Yavapai Apache Nation

9:00 AM          We are the Watershed: Upper, Middle, and Lower Verde River Watersheds

9:45 AM          KEYNOTE: Sarah Porter, The Kyl Center on Water Policy, “Arizona’s Water Future: The Price of Uncertainty”

11:00 AM        Session 1: Sustaining Flows

12:00—1:00 PM LUNCH

1:00 PM           Session 2: Restoring Habitat

2:15 PM           Session 3: Promoting Community

3:30 PM           The Verde Watershed Café

4:45 PM           Closing Remarks

5:00 PM           CONFERENCE ENDS

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