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Governor's Water Conference


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(Please note Legacy and Be the Vision will not be awarded in 2020)

The Kansas Water Office was pleased to be able to host the ninth annual Governor's  Conference on the Future of Water in Kansas virtually this year. The conference brings together scientists, water managers, state and federal officials and legislators, city and county administrators, environmental organizations and citizens who share an interest in Kansas water resources. While we know this year will looked different, it was a great conference with great speakers! Thanks to all who attended.

Registration Information

Registration is open and free!!

The annual Governor’s Conference on the Future of Water will be held virtually this year through Zoom. The conference will consist of a Day1 and Day 2 format. You will need to register separately for each day that you wish to attend. Check out the Agenda for all the details.

Day 1 - Conference Registration

Topics Include:
Opening Session/Welcome
Progress on the Kansas Water Plan/
Vision for the Future of Water in Kansas

Day 2 - Conference Registration

Topics Include:
Surface Water Issues
Groundwater Issues
Research Topics

Sponsor Information

Our sponsors are greatly appreciated! We couldn't offer this conference without your support!



KWO Photo Contest

Winners of the 2019 Kansas Water Office Photo Contest
Thank you to all of those who submitted photos


Grows on Water


Laura Mayfield
Catch of the Day

Creativity with Water


Collin Forrest
Lily Pad's Prisoner

Sunrise & Sunset


Laura Mayfield
After the Storm

Water at Play


Ashley Walker
Straight from the Hydrant

Youth Division


Cadence Marie Byrd
Sun Flowering

Lakes & Landscapes


Collin Forrest
Sunrise on the Pads

For 2019 Governor's Conference information including presentations and the agenda please click here


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