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U.S. Committee on Irrigation and Drainage

a nonprofit, professional society organized in 1952, whose multi-disciplinary membership shares an interest in 

  • planning

  • design

  • construction

  • operation

  • maintenance

of irrigation, drainage, and flood control works; agricultural economics; water law;, and environmental and social issues affecting irrigated agriculture.

News and Updates

The USCID Conference will be hosted in Fort Collins, Colorado October 25-28, 2022. Please find the details below. We look forward to seeing you there!

Registration Links

To register, indicate your support via sponsorship and exhibition, or to sign up for a poster at our poster session, please fill out the link below (one submission per attendee). An invoice will be sent directly to you.

Sponsorship/ Exhibition Details

Draft Conference Agenda

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Draft Conference Agenda

Hotel Details

The Hilton in Fort Collins is our host. You can book directly with the link below or mention our event when calling to get a discounted rate.

Hilton

425 W. Prospect Rd.

Fort Collins, CO 80526

(970) 482-2626

Priorities of the USCID

Conferences/ Education/ Networking

  • Our Conference is coming up in October 2022!

  • ICID Conference is October 3-10, 2022

  • Past Conference information can be found here.

  • A professional Directory can be found here.

Awards & Scholarships

Newsletter

A newsletter is sent out three times a year. To receive this, please email Amber Weber (contact below) to get on the list!

Membership

​The below information can be found in the link below.

  • Member Benefits

  • Members Only

  • Organizations

Member Info & Member List

Join us as a member here.

Student Programs

Resources

USCID provides many resources throughout the year. Contact Amber Weber (contact below) to be sure you are on the distribution list.

OUR MISSION & OBJECTIVES

The Mission of the United States Committee on Irrigation and Drainage is to promote progressive and sustainable irrigation, drainage and flood control practices in support of food and fiber production and public safety, recognizing that sustainability embodies economic, social and environmental goals.

In fulfillment of our Mission, we will seek to:
  • Maintain an active ICID national committee with a diverse membership

  • Encourage participation in international forums of ICID to promote worldwide information exchange

  • Remain abreast of changing public needs and values concerning land and water resource allocation and use

  • Identify and crystallize pertinent issues confronting sustainable irrigated agriculture

  • Host national and international conferences and study tours for presentation and discussion of technical, management and policy issues

  • Publishes proceedings, reports, bulletins and newsletters to facilitate information exchange

  • Stimulate the appropriate application of engineering, agriculture, economic, environmental, legal and social science technology to improve irrigation, drainage and flood control practice

  • Develop and maintain strong communication links within the industry and with stakeholders and the public

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OUR BOARD AND STAFF

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Amber Weber

Executive Director

Colorado

Tel: 719-688-9941

weber.uscid@gmail.com

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Thaddeus L. Bettner

Director

Glenn-Colusa District

California

Tel: 530-934-8881

tbettner@gcid.net

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Samuel W. Shaefer

Director

GEI Consultants, Inc.

California

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Brian Wahlin

President

West Consultants, Inc.

Arizona

Tel: 480-345-2155

bwahlin@westconsultants.com 

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David E. Bradshaw

Director

Metro Water District of Sacramento, California

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Stuart Styles

Director

California Polytechnic State University

Tel: 805-756-2429

styles@calpoly.edu

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Eduardo Bautista

Director

Agricultural Research Service, Arizona

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Randy Hopkins

Director

Provost & Pritchard Consulting Group, California

Tel: 559-449-2700

rhopkins@ppeng.com

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Therese A. Ure

Director

Schroeder Law Offices, PC

Nevada

Tel: 775-786-8800

t.ure@water-law.com

 
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CONTACT
US:

1281 E. Magnolia St. Unit D, #B14

Fort Collins, CO 80524

Email: weber@uscid.org

For any general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form:

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