The Current is a speed networking webinar series for professionals engaged in water-related extension, research, and conservation activities. The North Central Region Water Network and Extension Directors from all 12 North Central states are sponsoring this series to highlight the best water-related research and Extension programming in the region. Webinars will run for 60 minutes, with three 10-minute project snapshots and 30 minutes of QA/peer-to-peer interaction.
State Water Quality Initiative Round Robin
Wednesday, August 11th at 2pm CT
Most Recent Webinar:
Beach Monitoring Practices, Outreach, and Tools
Wednesday, July 14th at 2pm CT – View the Recording or Access the Slides
- Mike Archer, State Lakes Coordinator, Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy: Nebraska Public Beach Monitoring: A proactive approach to HAB monitoring
- Sara Hudson, Director, City of Ashland Parks and Recreation Department: Coast to Coast Collaboration: from Lake Superior to Lake Michigan and all the lakes in between. How the Wisconsin Coastal Beaches Working Group works together on beach monitoring policies, procedures and outreach/education.
- Nate Bosch, Professor in the Environmental Science program at Grace College, Director of the Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams: Algae toxins and E.coli at beaches in inland lakes of Indiana
- Sharon Frey, Office of Science and Technology, Office of Water, US EPA: EPA’s New Sanitary Survey App for Marine and Fresh Waters