It's Almost Conference Time!
Join us for workshops, presentations, a field trip, and meeting with friends and colleagues at the 2018 Joint Oregon Lakes Association/Washington State Lakes Protection Association Conference at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Portland, Oregon. Conference proceedings (Agenda) will kick off at a series of Wednesday afternoon workshops on Aquatic Plants, Cyanobacteria Identification (registration full), and Water Resources Modeling. Directions to the workshops are available here. Thursday will start with a plenary presentation by Dr. Daniel Schindler from the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington "Climate change and water quality in western US lakes: how can we plan for an uncertain future?" followed by presentations through mid-day Friday on topics including:
Proceedings will also include a discussion of harmful algal bloom science and management led by a group of experts from Oregon and Washington. Conference activities will conclude with an optional boat tour of Ross Island Lagoon (registration full).
Conference registration rates range from $25 to $175 depending on membership status, not ncluding optional workshops or field trip.
If you'd like provide donations or sponsorships to support our Student Scholarship programs, cover conference costs, and support our missions of protecting lakes in Oregon and Washington, you can contribute through: