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11:30 AM HOT TOPICS - WINNING THE WATER WARS
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 11:30 AM until 1:00 PM
Sorosis Womans Club of Orlando
501 East Livingston Street
Orlando, FL 32803
Hot Topic Luncheons
Payment In Advance Or At Event
Registrants & Fees
Non Members or Guests
YOU GONNA DRINK THAT?
WATER QUALITY AND QUANTITY…. IT MATTERS.
Water, water everywhere and nary a drop to drink? Could that be the Sunshine State’s fate one day?
Florida’s Environmental Regulatory Commission allows more cancer-causing toxins in our water.
Spring flows are diminshing and pollution is increasing
Population growth means more demand for water with less supply
Everglades restoration proceeds at a snail’s pace
Conservation measures depend on public education and limited incentives
Groundwater continues to be free, with no market forces to allocate it
What can we do to save our waters?
The following experts will discuss the water crisis at the League’s Hot Topics luncheon. April 12
Dr. Ann Shortelle
St. Johns River Water Management Executive Director
Dr. Robert UlanowiczFlorida Springs Institute
Lisa RinamanSt. Johns Riverkeeper
Moderator: Christopher HeathInvestigative reporter with WFTV-Channel 9
*Register ASAP as our popular Hot Topics luncheons continue to sell out!
*Donations of new children's books will be accepted this month for distribution at the Parramore Kidz Zone!