The Current Webinar Series

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.

Our next webinar will be on Wednesday October 10, 2018 at 2pm CDT and will focus on Imagine a Day without Water. More information is coming soon!

Most Recent Webinar:

Rural and Urban Watersheds Working Together: Innovative Solutions for Meeting Water Quality Requirements
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 2pm CDT

Urban-rural partnerships are increasingly viewed as a critical component of effective watershed management.  In this presentation, Tricia Moore and Ron Graber of Kansas State University will highlight efforts between the City of Wichita, KS and upstream producers to unify watershed management in the Little Arkansas River watershed through two different mechanisms: drinking water supply protection and stormwater management.  The role of the research and Extension arms of the Land-grant university system in facilitating these partnerships will also be discussed.

Featured Speakers include:

  • Trisha Moore, Assistant Professor, Biological & Agricultural Engineering, Kansas State University
  • Ron Graber, Extension Watershed Specialist, Kansas State University Research and Extension

For more information on all our past webinars visit our webinar archive page.