NEWS NOTES ON SUSTAINABLE WATER RESOURCES National Monitoring Conference 10th National Monitoring Conference, Tampa, Florida, May 2-6, 2016 http...

NEWS NOTES ON SUSTAINABLE WATER RESOURCES National Monitoring Conference 10th National Monitoring Conference, Tampa, Florida, May 2-6, 2016 http://acwi.gov/monitoring/conference/2016/index.htmlOver 710 people attended the 10th National Monitoring Conference in Tampa. Featuring over 300 oral presentations, 70 posters, 8 field trips, 20 workshops, short courses, panels, and discussion sessions, the conference was vibrant and packed full of interesting and informative activities. In addition, ample opportunities for attendees, presenters, and exhibitors to network and expand connections brought the week to life for everyone. Interactive demonstrations of a wide range of products and services including data portals, apps, software, and models provided close-up views of the latest developments in the monitoring community. The awards recognized individuals and groups who have made significant contributions to water quality monitoring and water resource protection. This link will also be placed on the 2016 Actions and Activities Page of the Sustainable Water Resources Site at https://sites.google.com/site/sustainablewaterresources/Tim Smith Sustainable Water Resources Coordinator Government Web Site, http://acwi.gov/Sustainable Water Resources Site, https://sites.google.com/site/sustainablewaterresources/