University of Nebraska to hold Water Sciene and Policy Symposium

LINCOLN -- The University of Nebraska's water science and policy symposium and water law conference are scheduled for Oct. 15-16 at Lincoln's Cornhusker Hotel. The Oct. 15 symposium will focus on "Changes: Climate, Water and Life on the Great Plains." The following day's Water Law Conference aims to provide information on the latest in Nebraska water law for practicing attorneys and water professionals. The events are co-sponsored by NU's Nebraska Water Center; NU's College of Law; the Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section of the Nebraska State Bar Association; and the U.S. Geological Survey's Nebraska Water Science Center. Registration costs $155 for one day and $270 for both days through Sept. 30, after which slightly higher rates apply.

 More information about both events, including agendas and online registration, is online at