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:

Precision Conservation: Tools for Improving Agricultural Conservation Decision-Making
Wednesday, November 9, 2022 – View the recording

Would enrolling these acres into a conservation program prove more profitable than keeping it in production? Where is the best location for a structural conservation practice on my land, or in my watershed?

Precision conservation tools can help us answer these questions and more. This webinar overviews the Mississippi State University Precision Conservation Tool and the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework – two precision conservation tools that leverage map data to help improve conservation decision making.

Featured Speakers:

  • Mark D. McConnell, Assistant Professor of Upland Birds, Mississippi State University
  • Jessica Nelson, Graduate Research Assistant, Iowa State University


Looking for information on our other webinars? The Network’s Harmful Algal Bloom, Soil Health and Climate team all have a webinar series. Be sure to check them out!

View all past webinars in our media archive