Water Forum 2010
|Monday, November 22, 2010|
|11:00 am||to||5:30 pm|
The UA MALL
OUR WATER FUTURE
The UA Water Sustainability Program is hosting a series of events for the WSP Water Forum 2010: Our Water Future, on Monday, November 22 from 11:00 am to 5:30 pm. Find out how we are working to better manage our water resources in Arizona for the future. Join in activities and demonstrations in The Water Zone and walk through a visual arts display about species in our local watershed, view student posters on the latest water research at UA and hear talks from UA water experts on their work to resolve the many water challenges in Arizona. All are welcome!
The Water Zone – Come and see the Leaky Water House and the inflatable Water Conservation House, sample Edible Aquifers, and more!
What’s so important about Water? Visual arts display on the missing species in the Rillito River watershed by Jessica Gerlach, MFA candidate
THE STUDENT UNION MEMORIAL CENTER SOUTH BALLROOM
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Student Poster Session and refreshments
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Panel of UA Water Experts
Sharon Megdal, WSP Director – Challenges to Sustainable Water Management
Farhang Shadman, ERC Director – Water Use and Reuse in High-Technology Industries
Chuck Gerba, Professor, Soil, Water & Environmental Science – Waterbased Pathogens: The Hidden Threat in our Water Supply
Shane Snyder, Professor, Chemical & Environmental Engineering – Is Direct Potable Water Reuse in our Water Future?
Tom Meixner, Associate Professor, Hydrology & Water Resources – Riparian Sustainability: Evaluating and Predicting the Worth of a River
Mark Brusseau, Professor, Soil, Water & Environmental Science – Hazardous Waste Sites in Arizona: Impacts on Water Resources Sustainability
Visit the WSP website: www.wsp.arizona.edu.