Water conference set for Feb. 4-5 in Wichita

WICHITA — A conference on Kansas' water resources will be held Feb. 4-5 at the Hilton Wichita Airport.

Topics will include water quality, reservoirs, trends and effects of the state's irrigated agriculture, invasion of mussels, fish and fish habitat in the Kansas River and conservation in western Kansas.

The event is sponsored by several societies that deal with use and management of the state's natural resources.

Cost is $75 for those who register before Friday and $95 after that date. For more information, go to or call 785-625-2588.