24th Annual Environmental & Ground Water Quality Conference

Wednesday March 21, 2012

AmericInn Fort Pierre

312 Island Drive
Fort Pierre, SD 57532


7:30 a.m.     
Conference Registration-Americlnn Teton Island Conference Center
8:15 a.m.     
Introductions/Announcements: Bill Markley, Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources, Pierre,  SD

MODERATOR:  Dan R. Hanson, GeoTek  Engineering & Testing  Services,  Inc.Sioux Falls, SD

8:30 a.m.


How High is the H20  or How High is it Going to Get?' Resources,  Response & Recovery:
Morris V. Forsting, City of Sioux Falls Health Department- Environmental Division, Sioux Falls, SD

9:00 a.m.


Lake Taupo, New Zealand: Kiwis Worry About Nitrogen Too:  
Scott F.Korom, University of North Dakota,  Grand  Forks,  ND


10:00 a.m.


Impacts of Crude Oil on Water System Plastic Pipe Components:  Dr. Delvin DeBoer,  

South Dakota  State University, Brookings, SD

10:30 a.m.


Data Availability Developed Through DENR's Oil and Gas Initiative:  Derric  L. Iles,  
South Dakota  Geological Survey,  Vermillion, SD

11:00 a.m.


In-situ Reductive Treatment Technology Update Ellsworth AFB:  Joe Odegaard, URS Corporation,

Ellsworth AFB, Rapid  City, SD

   VISIT EXHIBIT HALL- LUNCH (on your  own)

MODERATOR:  Tim Kenyon, Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Sioux Falls, SD

1:30 p.m.


Hydrologic Studies in the Bad River Watershed: Suzette Burckhard,
South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD

2:00 p.m.



Using Groundwater and Solid-Phase Geochemistry for Reactive Transport Modeling at the Proposed
Dewey Burdock Uranium In-Situ recovery Site, Edgemont, South Dakota:  
Raymond H. Johnson,
U.S. Geological Survey,  Denver,  CO

2:30 p.m.



Mineralogic and Microstructural Observations of Uranium and Vanadium Mineralization in
Porous Channel Sandstone, lnyan Kara Group, near Edgemont, South Dakota:  
Sharon F. Diehl,  
U.S. Geological Survey,  Denver,  CO


3:30 p.m.


Leachate Collection and Disposal Challenges at Three Solid Waste Landfills in Mexico:
Tim Kenyon, Leggette,  Brashears & Graham,  Sioux Falls, S D

4:15 p.m.


Petroleum Release Compensation Fund Regulatory Update: John McVey,
Petroleum Release Compensation Fund, Pierre,  SD
4:35 p.m.     
DENR Summary: Bill Markley, Dept. of Environment and Natural  Resources, Pierre,  SD


For More Information contact:
Brian Walsh, Conference Coordinator
South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Ground Water Quality Program
523 East Capitol, Joe Foss Building
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
E-mail: Brian Walsh