Wisconsin Broadcasters Association

The Wisconsin Humanities Council is inviting journalists to attend an event in Madison about the health of Wisconsin’s water resources.

Wisconsin’s Water Future is a free event that will be held April 26 from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Pyle Center on the UW-Madison campus. The workshop will provide reporters and interested members of the public with background, resources, and tips for covering news about Wisconsin’s water.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Moderator: Ron Seely, Science and Environment Writer
  • Curt Meine, Conservation Biologist, Historian and Writer
  • Dylan Jennings, Director of Public Information Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission; Tribal Council Member for Bad River Ojibwe
  • George Meyer, Executive Director Wisconsin Wildlife Federation
  • Ken Bradbury, Director and State Geologist, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey
  • Adrian Stocks, Wastewater Field Operation Director, Water Quality Bureau, Wisconsin DNR
  • Holsum Dairies Manager, (to be determined)
  • Steve Elmore, Program Director, Bureau of Drinking and Groundwater, Wisconsin DNR
  • Dee Hall, Managing Editor and Co-Founder of Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
  • John Dickert, President and CEO, Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative
  • Kimberlee Wright, Executive Director Midwest Environmental Advocates
  • Dave Marshall, Friends of the Lower Wisconsin River
  • Steve Carpenter, Professor and Director Emeritus, UW-Madison Center for Limnology

More information and registration is available here.

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