All presentations are free and open to the public!
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
“Spirit of Adventure” – A Canoe Voyage from Montana to Dallas
Presentation by expedition paddler Keith Lynch Keith Lynch will share stories of his inspiring expedition last year, paddling his canoe down the entire Missouri/Mississippi river system, then up the Red and Trinity Rivers to Dallas. NOTE - this presentation will be the THIRD Tuesday this month. In October we will return to our normal second Tuesday schedule.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Can Anyone Explain to Me Why We Subsidize Barges?
Presentation by Brad Walker, Rivers Director for Mo. Coalition for the Environment Brad Walker will explore the public benefit of the Inland Waterway System, reveal what has been its environmental impact, and finally compare these costs and benefits of barge transport with its major competitor– rail.