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Where is our Water Going? Water Quantity and Quality in the Ottawa Valley - Are things changing?

  • 17 Jun 2014
  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Palladium Room, Rideau Canal Junior Rank Mess, 3rd Floor; 4 Queen Elizabeth Drive, Ottawa (adjacent to City Hall)

Where is our Water Going?

Water Quantity and Quality in the Ottawa Valley - Are things changing?

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Palladium Room, Rideau Canal Junior Rank Mess, 3rd Floor

4 Queen Elizabeth Drive, Ottawa (adjacent to City Hall)

The Ottawa Valley Chapter of the Air and Waste Management Association (OVC A&WMA) and the Ottawa Centre of the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) will be hosting a panel discussion and networking event on Water Quantity and Quality in the Ottawa Valley on June 17, 2014.

This event will be an excellent opportunity to hear first-hand from experts on local water issues including:

  • What are the issues facing water quality and quantity in the Ottawa Valley today?

  • What role do government agencies play?

  • What risks do we expect with climate change? Can these risks be mitigated?

  • What role can the public play in conservation, improving awareness, improving preparedness?

Panelists:

Meredith Brown, Executive Director, Ottawa Riverkeeper

Jim Bruce, OC, FRSC, Former Director of Canadian Centre for Inland Waters (CCIW) and Assistant Deputy Minister for Environment Canada

James Brennan, Director of Government Affairs, Ducks Unlimited Canada

Sarah McLeod, Water Resources Technician, Rideau Valley Conservation Authority


There will also be an opportunity to network with fellow environmental professionals.

Refreshments are included in the registration cost. Cash bar. 

$20 for A&WMA/CMOS members and $30 for non-members

$10 for A&WMA/CMOS student members and $20 for student non-members 

Please RSVP your attendance to awma.ovc@gmail.com by Friday June 13, 2014.

Payment can be made online or at the door

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