Recent Webinar:

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021  -  Noon to 1:00pm PDT

Modelling the Effects of Land Development and Climate Change on Patagonian Lakes

Micah Swann

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The California Lake Management Society facilitates short web-based seminars discussing various lake management techniques and principles, they are open to anyone who would like to listen in or participate.  Be sure to subcribe to the CALMS Newsletter to receive updates about upcoming webinar events, with instructions for how to join them. 


We also host links to other lake management webinars, such as the "Mercury in Reservoirs" series from USGS.

Check out our YouTube Channel           to view recordings of recent webinars and other presentations.

Previous Webinars:

Wastewater Surveillance for COVID-19

Presenters: Laura Scott, Ph.D. and Tiang Gim Aw, Ph.D.

March 30, 2021

Citizen Science in Watershed Education

Presenter: Nina Levin

March 30, 2021

Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation Area: Occurrence and Biological Uptake

Presenter: Austin Baldwin, MS

June 17, 2020

Managed Nitrate Addition for Lake Water Qualty Enhancement

Presenter: Marc Beutel, PhD, PE

May 20, 2020

Impacts of Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms on Recreational Beneficial Uses: the Water Board's FHABs Program

Presenter:  Keith Bouma-Gregson, PhD

April 20, 2020

A Review and Perspective on Dam Safety in the US and California

Presenter:  Martin W. McCann, Jr.

February 11, 2020

Application of Satellite Remote Sensing for Routine Monitoring of Water Quality in Water-Utility Lakes and Reservoirs

Presenter:  Seyoum Gebremariam, PhD, PE

July 23rd, 2019


Climate Change Effects at Higher Elevations

Lake Ice Dynamics and How That May Impact Ecology and/or Water Supply

Presenter:  Tim Caldwell, PhD

March 6, 2019

USGS "Mercury in Reservoirs" Series

View the presentations and supporting materials on the USGS website

Seven webinars, Topics include mercury sources from historical gold mining, mercury methylation and bioaccumulation in food webs, management tools, and current scientific studies in California and elsewhere in the western U.S. that are addressing mercury issues. 

February 14 - May 2, 2018

Managing Aquatic Invasives In Your Lake

Best Practices For Inspection and Decontamination

Presenters:  "Quagga D" Davis & Debi DeShon

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 

Lake Maintenance Guidance

Learning From OneWorker’s Death: Using Investigation Findings and Digital Stories to Highlightand Prevent Lake Maintenance Worker Drownings

Presenters:  Laura Styles, MPH & Tracy Barreau

Tuesday March 29, 2016

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