Presentation Tags: pollution
September 8, 2020
Missouri reservoirs: are they toxic?
Online Presentation by Dr. Rebecca North, PhD, Limnologist with MU Limnology Lab
Dr. North shared some of the research she’s been doing on harmful algal blooms in Missouri lakes and reservoirs.
November 11, 2014
FILM: “Bag It – Is your life too plastic?”
Film Screening hosted by Osage Group of the Sierra Club and Missouri River Relief Original Screening – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at RagTag Cinema in Columbia, MO Followed by panel conversation featuring Dr. Frederick Vom Saal, the UM professor that discovered the estrogen mimicking properties in some plastic additives. Jan Dye – Osage Group of the […]
July 9, 2013
Intersex Sturgeon on the Missouri River? The effects of emerging contaminants on a big river
Presentation by – Diana Papoulias, PhD, Research Fish Biologist – US Geological Survey Columbia Environmental Research Center Original Presentations: Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Les Bourgeois Bistro in Rocheport, MO Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at Healthy Rivers Partnership Office, Kansas City, MO Click here to watch a video of Diana’s presentation recorded by KCDV. Click here to download pdf […]
October 10, 2012
Jameson Island – Bringing Politics to a Head
-Original Presentation by Brook Spear, Great Rivers Environmental Law Center photo of Jameson Chute courtesy of USFWS, Steve Hillebrandt One of the tools the Corps of Engineers is using to restore habitat along the Missouri lost during channelization is to create chutes and islands on public land adjacent to the river. For some time, this […]