Don’t fear the faucet or the swimming hole

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
PSU Ballroom West

With greater population densities, water resources need to be constantly monitored.  As individual citizens, our responsibility is to conserve and protect this resource which is essential for life. Chemicals, hazardous materials and microorganisms that may cause disease constantly pollute our water.  With more extreme weather patterns, longer droughts will be occurring in different parts of the United States and water will be less plentiful.  What are the rights and responsibilities of individuals and communities regarding water?