Montana AWRA 2018 Annual Conference

Wed, Oct 17, 10:00 am to Fri, Oct 19, 8:00 am
Holiday Inn West Yellowstone
Montana AWRA

his year’s MT AWRA Conference will meet at the Holiday Inn West Yellowstone in West Yellowstone, MT for the 35th Annual Montana AWRA Conference on October 17-19, 2018! The keynote this year is a series of presenters and panelists discussing case studies of collaborative science, including work on Soda Butte Creek in and outside the boundary of YNP.  We’re offering a Presentation Tips and Skills Training (Weds 10AM-12PM, October 17th) lead by the MT State Professional Development Center.  The field trip will head into Yellowstone National Park to visit the Madison River, Artist Paint Pots, and exciting hydrogeology stops on Wednesday, October 17th (1pm-5pm). Due to transportation limitations, the field trip is capped at 55 people this year, so register ASAP. AWRA also has a new Water Legend to celebrate this year on Thursday evening.  To be more inclusive, we’re skipping the banquet and offering an extended evening of socializing, snacking, posters, and presentations. We hope to see you there!


  • Pre-Field Trip Training – Wed. Oct. 17 10am-12pm, cost $20
  • Field Trip – Wed. Oct. 17 1pm-5pm, $35
  • Posters, Presentations, and Social – Thurs. Oct 18 5:30-8pm, FREE with Registration
  • Conference – Thurs./Fri. Oct 18 & 19
  • Professional Registration $135 Early (Ends September 30th), $160 Regular
  • Student / Big Sky Watershed Corps Member Registration $25
  • Student Presenter Registration FREE


MSU IoE Office

Montana State University
605 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-2374
MSU Director: Bruce Maxwell

UM IoE Office

The Universityi of Montana

The University of Montana
Davidson Honors College
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-6058
UM Director: Maury Valett


Montana University System

Montana University System

Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
2500 Broadway Street
Helena, MT 59620