Groundwater – Our Hidden Asset – Sept 13-14 – Birmingham

A two-day conference to celebrate the International Association of Hydrogeologists 60th anniversary and the Geological Society Year of Water, hosted by the University of Birmingham. The conference will incorporate the Ineson Lecture and re-launch of Groundwater our Hidden Asset supported by the Groundwater Forum. The conference has four broad topic areas: Groundwater and energy Groundwater…

Ineson Lecture 2014: Groundwater and Hydrocarbon Change

Ineson Lecture 2014: Groundwater and Hydrocarbon Change Monday 6 October 2014, Geological Society, Burlington House, London. 10:30 – 17:00 The meeting is jointly convened by the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) British Chapter and the Hydrogeological Group of the Geological Society, with a focus on evolving groundwater-related issues from hydrocarbon exploitation and use, including conventional…

2014 Ineson Lecture – 6th October, Burlington House

Hydrocarbon impacts to groundwater resources Jim Barker, Emeritus Professor, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences – University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Professor Barker has extensive research experience in groundwater contamination by organic chemicals, especially petroleum hydrocarbons and industrial chemicals. He will talk about the processes that control the subsurface migration and fate of organic…