Protecting Public Health and the Environment.

29th Annual Idaho Water Quality Workshop

Please join us to discuss water quality methods, results and policy. Since 1990, this workshop has provided a forum for technical dissemination of water quality topics, as well as opportunities to network and share information.

Attendance at the workshop is free.

January 29 - 31, 2019
Boise State University
Student Union Building – Jordan Ballroom
1700 University Drive, Boise


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Highlighted Topics

  • Idaho water quality – results, trends, and discussions
  • Citizen scientific monitoring
  • Idaho's long-term hydrologic forecasts


Keynote Speakers

Kris Stepenuck
University of Vermont


Charles Luce
U.S Forest Service


Karen Ryberg
U.S. Geological Survey



Attendance at the workshop is free. The keynote luncheon costs $8, payable upon arrival.

Water Quality Workshop Registration

Hotel Information

Rooms have been reserved at the Hampton Inn & Suites in downtown Boise. Discounted rates start at $94 per night, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis until January 8. For hotel questions, please call (208) 331-1900.

Staff Contacts

Surface Water Specialist
Hawk Stone
DEQ State Office
Technical Services Division
1410 N. Hilton
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-0588

Data Entry Specialist
Brenda Valverde
DEQ State Office
Technical Services Division
1410 N. Hilton
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-0522

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Poster Presentations

If you would like to display a poster at the workshop, email for more information.