All presentations are free and open to the public!
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
FarmVille 3.0: Measuring the success of integrated conservation practices in Northern Missouri
Presentation by Donald H. Wilkison, U.S. Geological Survey NOTE - This presentation is taking place on the FIFTH Tuesday of this month. Next month we'll return to our fourth Tuesday scheduling
This talk will focus on approaches to understanding how such conservation programs may affect water-quality, illustrate approaches for determining long-term trends in water quality, and explore how the lingering effects of drought may challenge assumptions about conservation effectiveness.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
A Watershed Case Study – Hinkson Creek to the Gulf
Presentation by Jason Hubbart, PhD, University of Missouri Hubbart will follow our watershed, from the urban Hinkson to the Gulf of Mexico, to explain how decisions and actions being made throughout the watershed combine to effect Gulf hypoxia, known as the Dead Zone, and other large water quality issues.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Conserving and Protecting the Missouri River Valley
Presentation by Dan Burkhardt, co-founder of Katy Land Trust Dan Burkhardt, co-founder of Katy Land Trust, will join us for a discussion of the treasures and challenges of conserving the best that remains of the charming and historic Missouri River Country.