August 16, 2021
Entitled “The Shape of Water in Western Nebraska,” the conference was on Monday, August 16th at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center in Scottsbluff. An all-star lineup of Nebraska water leaders discussed water infrastructure in the panhandle, western Nebraska’s unique hydrogeology, and innovation in water and agricultural management.
The conference also featured a research poster session and evening banquet. On August 17th and 18th, a post-conference water tour ventured into the North Platte River basin to tour historic sites that have shaped the course of water in the Great Plains.