Symposia and Workshops
This is the premier international symposium on MAR. Keep the date in mind for presentations on upcoming MAR projects. Details of topics, time schedule and the first circular are on the link above.
45th Annual Congress of the International Association of Hydrogeologists “GROUNDWATER AND LIFE : Science and Technology into Action”
- Contained a theme focussed on MAR and a record 25 papers on MAR at a Congress – see a report of scientific highlights on and related to MAR
- see notes of the Plenary of the IAH Commission on MAR, 10 Sept 2018 .
Recharge to the Rescue! Managed Aquifer Recharge (or MAR) as a water management tool.
16th Biennial Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge, of Groundwater Resources Assoc of California and Arizona Hydrological Society, at The Dana on Mission Bay, San Diego. 148 attended.
Groundwater Vision 2030: “Water Security, Challenges & Climate Change Adaptation”
IGC7 will contain a keynote talk on MAR and a Plenary of the IAH-MAR Commission. India is the country with greatest annual volume of recharge enhancement, so there will likely be a number of papers on this topic.
44th Annual Congress of the International Association of Hydrogeologists “Groundwater Heritage and Sustainability” Dubrovnik, Croatia, 25 – 29 September 2017.
- More than 15 papers on MAR presented
- A Plenary of the IAH Commission on MAR was held on 25 Sept.
2nd International Inowas SUMMER SCHOOL: MAR Junior Research Group, Dresden, Germany, 4-15 September 2017
The Junior Research Group INOWAS and its partners ran the 2nd International Summer School
on Managed Aquifer Recharge, which was attended by 22 participants from 19 countries. They became familiar with different MAR techniques and were guided through steps in planning, operation and optimisation of MAR schemes from technical, policy-related and financial perspectives.
The Summer School is intended to be run in different countries in future and requests to host may
be sent to Catalin Stefan at TU Dresden.
This 43rd IAH Congress included two special streams on Managed aquifer Recharge :
6.01 Managed Aquifer Recharge, and
6.02 Water Reuse via aquifers.