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.

Most Recent Webinar:

Imagine a Day Without Water
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 2pm CDT

In honor of Imagine a Day Without Water, this month’s The Current will highlight three cases – Flint, Michigan, Kewaunee County, Wisconsin and Toledo, Ohio – where communities have dealt with water quality concerns and how Extension professionals, researchers, and public agencies have come together to help respond to the crisis, establish solutions, and prevent future water quality impairments.

Featured speakers include:

  • Darren Bagley, 4-H Youth Development Educator, Michigan State University Extension
  • Kevin Erb, Director, Conservation Professional Training Program, University of Wisconsin-Extension and Russ Rasmussen, NR Manager, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Justin Chaffin, Research Coordinator and Senior Researcher, Franz Theodore Stone Laboratory and Ohio Sea Grant

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