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Illinois Water Day

8 April, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Third Illinois Water Day, University of Illinois

IWD promotes the themes and values of World Water Day by raising public awareness of water resources issues, and aims to provide a thought-provoking environment to foster discussions and collaboration regarding local water issues.

University of Illinois IWRA Student Chapter established Illinois Water Day (IWD) in 2014, inspired by the United Nations’ World Water Day, a global recognition of the importance of safe, clean and abundant water resources across the world.

Illinois Water Day
April 8, 2015 – 1pm to 5pm (Poster Session 3:30pm to 5pm)
National Center for Supercomputing Applications Research Institute
1205 W. Clark St.
Urbana, IL

The theme  of this year’s Water Day is Water and Jobs. Four short talks each focuses on a different aspect of the main theme, and will be followed by a panel discussion and poster session.  The Illinois Water Day poster session is a space where campus and the community can share projects across all fields related to water.  Eco-Justice Collaborative will  be participating in the poster session, presenting information on the threat of coal ash on the Middle Fork of the Vermilion River, Illinois’ only National Scenic River.

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8 April, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lan Richart
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National Center for Supercomputing Applications Research Institute
1205 W. Clark Street
Urbana, IL United States
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