Looking Ahead at Water in the Metropolitan Area: Will Water Limits Effectively ‘Douse’ Economic and Agricultural Growth?

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Panel event)
4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. (Reception)
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Room 165 and First Floor Forum

The panel addressed the following topics:
The impact of water supply constraints on economic growth in the Denver metropolitan area and throughout the state.
What is the role of water conservation in managing these constraints in the future?
Are urban and agricultural interests necessarily in conflict?

Panelists:
James Lochhead, CEO/Manager, Denver Water
Bart Miller, Water Program Director, Western Resource Advocates
John Salazar, Commissioner, Colorado Department of Agriculture

Moderator:
Michelle Kales, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

This event is the fourth in a series of four sponsored by Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck in conjunction with the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.