Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

125 Symposium--Water in the Urban Environment: Availability, Policy, Design and Conservation Efforts

Oral Session
C05 Turfgrass Science
This oral session is designed to bring together scientists and policy-makers working on the water/drought issues associated with “urban landscapes” to look a efforts for conservation and efficiency. It is "more than just turf"!

SSSA Division: Soil Physics and Hydrology

Monday, October 23, 2017: 3:30 PM-6:30 PM
Tampa Convention Center, Room 22

Cale Bigelow
3:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
3:55 PM
Developing Water Policies in Urban Areas.
Jack Karlin, Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance
4:15 PM
Water Considerations in Urban Design.
Rob Rosner, City of Tampa
5:15 PM
New Techniques in Measuring Water in Urban Soils.
Bernhard Leinauer, New Mexico State University
5:30 PM
5:40 PM
Concluding Remarks
5:45 PM
Reception - TWCA
6:30 PM