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Not a Drop to Drink? -- 6-18-20 FREE -- PFAS in the Huron River Watershed
Daniel A. Brown, Watershed Planner, Huron River Watershed Council This talk will cover common sources of PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) chemicals to the environment, the associated health risks of exposure, and their status in the Huron River watershed. The recent history of how major sources of PFAS were discovered in the river and its fish, along with what is being done to prevent human exposure, will be discussed. Daniel Brown is a Watershed Planner with the Huron River Watershed Council. His work focuses on emerging contaminants, dam removal, the coordination of the Huron River Water Trail, and addressing the effects of climate change. His background is in climatology, and before working with HRWC, he helped institutions and governments across the U.S. and Canada find solutions to environmental challenges.
Event Type : Thursday Morning Lecture Series      
Date(s) : 06/18/2020
Day of Week : Thursday
Time : 10:00-11:30 am
Location : Live Stream - https://umich.zoom.us/j/92477979810
Address : MI
Fee : $0.00
Event Status : COMPLETED