All presentations are free and open to the public!
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
“Whiskey is for Drinking, Water is for fighting” – Clean Water as a Public Trust
Presentation by Joe Bachant, retired research ecologist and water advocate "Water is the new oil". Joe Bachant will discuss the past and future struggles to maintain water quality, stream integrity and a sustainable public water trust.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Beyond FarmVille 3.0: Measuring the success of integrated conservation practices in Northern Missouri
Presentation by Heather Krempa, U.S. Geological Survey, & Donald H. Wilkison, Scientist Emeritus, USGS.
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.