If You Go
Date: August 18, 2020
Time: 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Where: Virtual


The Colorado Scientific Society, in collaboration with the Center of the American West, presented Water & Energy in Colorado. This four-day virtual symposium, hosted by the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, focused on the science and cultural issues at the interface between water and energy in Colorado. Moderated by Patty Limerick, water and energy specialists together with insightful commentators on Colorado's present challenges and future opportunities, highlighted some of the most important issues facing our community today and in the future. The emphasis centered on science that frames these topics, but also will incorporate cultural contexts and identify common ground and collaborative opportunities.

Patty Limerick
Patty Limerick, Ph.D.
Center of the American West, Director


Thomas Cech
Thomas Cech
One World One Water Center; Director

Title: Technology Addressing Current Challenges: The Importance of Water Education

Christy Woodward
Christy Woodward
Colorado Oil & Gas Association; Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs

Title: Innovation and Adaptation in Colorado’s Oil and Natural Gas Industry

Tracy Kosloff
Tracy Kosloff
Colorado Division of Water Resources; Assistant State Engineer

Title: More Information About Water Diversions Faster Makes for Better Decisions

Seth Haines
Seth Haines, Ph.D.
U.S. Geological Survey; Research Geophysicist

Title: Water Use and Production Associated with Oil and Gas Development:
Understanding Volumes and Trends to Make Informed Decisions