The Geological Society’s Hydrogeological Group and IAH are pleased to announce a two-day conference on 13-14 September 2016 to celebrate the International Association of Hydrogeologists 60th anniversary and the Geological Society’s Year of Water, hosted by the University of Birmingham. The conference will incorporate the Ineson Lecture and the re-launch of Groundwater our Hidden Asset, supported by the Groundwater Forum.
Groundwater is globally under significant multifunctional pressures and sustainable governance is critical for protecting our environment while also meeting our future needs.
The conference has four broad topic areas: groundwater and energy, groundwater resources, groundwater and ecosystem services and groundwater quality with sub themes of groundwater valuation and natural capital, climate change, groundwater management and the Water Framework Directive.
Further details at the Geological Society website.