Join us for our 2018 Tribal Summit!

About this event:

Please join us on October 17th & 18th, 2018 in Reno, Nevada for the fourth annual Native Waters on Arid Lands (NWAL) Tribal Summit. This event features two days of presentations and interactive discussions related to climate change, water resources, agriculture, traditional knowledge, livestock and ranching, conservation practices and more.


October 17th, 2018: 9am – 5pm
October 18th, 2018: 9am – 5pm


Atlantis Casino Resort
3800 S. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
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The 2018 agenda is coming soon. To view sample agendas from previous years, please follow the links below:


Registration prior to October 1, 2018: $250 per person.
Registration after October 1, 2018: $300 per person.

To register, please continue to our Eventbrite page.

A limited number of scholarships are available for tribal members. If you are interested in a scholarship to this event, please contact our event organizers Staci Emm ( and Vicki Hebb (


Hotel rooms for the Tribal Summit are available at the Atlantis Casino Resort at a discounted rate of $75 per night using our group rate code, SUNRNW. Reservations must be made prior to September 24, 2018 to get the group rate.

Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
3800 S. Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89502

Reservations: 1-800-723-6500
Book online:
Group rate code: SUNRNW

Any questions?

If you have questions about this event, please contact event organizers Staci Emm and Vicki Hebb.

Vicki Hebb, Summit Organizer
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
(605) 222-2062

Staci Emm, Extension Educator
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
(775) 945-3444 (Ext. 10)