Meetings & Events
New Mexico Section Meeting
Date: March 31, 2017
Location: Las Cruces, NM
We will be meeting in the third floor conference room of the USDA Agricultural Research Service Southwestern Cotton Ginning Research Laboratory, 300 East College Dr.
The Gin Lab is located across a field from the I-Hop on University (see attached map).
The program starts promptly at 8:30. Coffee and snacks will be served at 7:30, when registration opens (see attached schedule).
The $20 registration fee includes a box lunch. Students are free.
We will have technical presentations from NMSU and TA&MU scientists on water modeling, monitoring, measuring, and quality improvement, with a keynote address by Randy Shaw, Director of the USBR Brackish Groundwater National Desalination Research Lab. There will be a poster session mid-morning.
Our afternoon technical tour is a site visit to the Brackish Groundwater National Desalination Research Laboratory in Alamogordo, NM. We will carpool from the Cotton Gin Lab. If you are not a US citizen, please be sure to bring your passport and I-20 as there is a Border Patrol check point on the road to Alamogordo. We plan to be back in Las Cruces by 5 pm.