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MnDRIVE Environment Listening Session

Event Date: 
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
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MnDRIVE Environment is excited to bring together colleagues and collaborators representing a diversity of perspectives to discuss stormwater management in Minnesota. Researchers and professionals from state and local government, consulting firms, industry, the University of Minnesota, and beyond will engage in conversation, share best practices and the latest research, and explore future project ideas. Participants will hear from regional experts, with plenty of time for Q&A and discussion of pathways to advance progress across the state.

Invited Speakers:

Karen Evens (MN Pollution Control Agency) - Stormwater Management Challenges and TMDLs
Nancy Rice (MN Department of Health) - Microbes in the Mist: Pathogens and Stormwater Reuse
Greg Berg (Stearns County Soil and Water Conservation District) - Plum Creek Impairment and Delisting Project
Brett Ballavance (Wenck Associates) - Tackling Treatment in Stormwater


9:30 AM - Coffee & Networking

10:00 AM - Welcome & Introductions

10:15 AM - Invited Speakers

11:45 AM - Discussion/Q&A

12:30 PM - Adjourn

Registration is CLOSED, but there is still walkin space for about 10 persons.

  • We welcome those working on stormwater management or related areas.
  • Parking will be available at the EPA, and carpooling is encouraged.

**For those interested in participating, but not able to join the conversation in person, please use the link below to join the video session. 

To Join by phone use this # +1 (202) 991-0477, and enter the conf. ID# 65803145#  

Conference ID: 65803145

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