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November 17, 2021, Issue 246


Virtual 2021 Hypoxia Task Force Public Meeting
The meeting will take place virtually using Zoom
December 14, 2021
9:00am - 1:40pm 

2022 Harmful Algal Bloom Research Symposium
The symposium features emergent harmful algal bloom (HAB) research and provides a venue for moderated discussions regarding HAB research, outreach, and how to improve  information dissemination.
January 6-7, 2022


Let's Talk About Water (LTAW) Grant Program
CUAHSI’s LTAW program provides an opportunity to engage others in discussions about important water issues. Grants offer reimbursement costs of up to $7500.
Deadline:  January 14, 2022.

Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program 
Grants seek to address water quality issues in priority watersheds, such as erosion due to unstable streambanks, pollution from stormwater runoff, and degraded shorelines caused by development.
Deadline: January 25, 2022

Request for proposals: 2023 Lake Conservation Grant
Projects considered for funding must align with the goals and objectives of the MGLP and can range in scale from projects that affect one or more sites, lakes, or watersheds.
Deadline: February 18, 2022


Open Rivers Issue Nineteen
This issue invites readers to consider shifting our own practices, perspectives, and commitments—and to imagine and even embrace what the effects of those shifts might be.


WRS Seminar Series - Twin Cities
Using the Arduino Micro-Controller to Build Custom Instrumentation for Groundwater Applications
David Hart, University of Wisconsin
November 19, 2021
375 Borlaug 

Midwest Big Data Hub (MBDH) Collaboration Cafe
AI in the Midwest
The Collaboration Cafe is a new monthly webinar open to all that is focused on building a community of data science researchers in the Midwest and beyond to explore funding opportunities and develop proposals. 
November 18, 2021
3:00–4:00 pm


Confluence will resume December 1, 2021

WRC staff are working remotely due to COVID-19.

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