Past Events

  1. Mar 5, 2019, 7:15am - 11:45am

    Experts are steadily finding new or previously unrecognized contaminants in our waterways and drinking water systems, yet their risk to human health and the environment are not yet fully understood. These emerging contaminates come from a variety of sources, including our everyday consumer and pharmaceutical products, such as sunscreens, soap and medicines.    Some are naturally occurring, but become more problematic when excessive nutrients are loaded to surface water through human activity.  There are potential environmental and health risks associated with many of these contaminants. Please join this panel of experts–Dr. Andy Lindstrom, Ms. Sarah Lowe and Dr. Wayne Carmichael–who, along with their respective state and national agencies, are seeking to improve our understanding and management of several emerging contaminants affecting the state of Ohio. These panelists, along with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency’s recently appointed Director Laurie Stevenson, will address some of the emerging biological, chemical, and particulates pollutants in our state. This EPN Breakfast program will feature an extended educational session, facilitated by the Water Management Association of Ohio, Ohio Water Resources Center, and TerrAqua that will engage these experts to discuss specific contaminants. Cost: Full WMAO program = $40, includes EPN Breakfast EPN Breakfast only = $10 All programs free for students

  2. Feb 12, 2019, 7:15am - 9:30am

    Our natural resources are strengthened through diversity, our organizations and partnerships, too, demonstrate strength through diversity and inclusion. Despite this understanding, research shows that many environmental NGOs, foundations, governmental agencies and academic departments have barriers to developing cultures inclusive of diversity.

  3. Jan 15, 2019, 7:15am - 9:30am

  4. Dec 4, 2018, 7:15am - 9:30am

  5. Nov 15, 2018, 7:15am - 9:00am

  6. Oct 16, 2018, 7:15am - 9:45am

    This EPN Breakfast program, in collaboration with the Ohio Hospital Association’s Environmental Leadership Council, Practice Greenhealth and Health Care without Harm, focuses on efforts to embed environmental sustainability into healthcare systems in Ohio. We will explore how three hospitals – the Cleveland Clinic, Barnesville Hospital and Ohio State Wexner Medical Center

  7. Sep 11, 2018, 7:15am - 9:00am

  8. Jul 10, 2018, 7:15am - 11:30am

    Wetlands, River and Restoration: A Walking tour of the Lower Olentangy View Photos Here!                               

  9. Jun 12, 2018, 7:00am - 12:00pm

  10. May 8, 2018, 7:15am - 9:30am

    View Program Here!

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