University water program to be discussed on radio show Nov. 5
Two individuals who are panelists
on a presentation at Shippensburg University on water quality will be guests
Monday on Radio Smart Talk on WITF-FM in Harrisburg. The program will be
broadcast from 9 to 10 a.m.
Bowling, a hydrologist with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection, and Dr. Christopher Woltemade, professor of geography-earth science
at Shippensburg University, will be guests on the program.
and Woltemade will be joined by Michael Christopher, manager of Washington
Township in Franklin County, at the Nov. 8 program the university will host on conserving water quality and quantity
in the region. The
free, public program begins at 6:30 p.m. in Memorial Auditorium with a
reception featuring displays by local watershed and advocacy groups. The discussion begins at 7 p.m.
program is the final lecture of the year in the South Mountain Speaker series.
It is sponsored by the Adams, Cumberland and Franklin county conservation
districts; Shippensburg University; the Department of Conservation and Natural
Resources; and the South Mountain Partnership.
the third year for the South Mountain Speakers Series, envisioned as a revival
of the talks given by Joseph Rothrock in the late 19th century as part of his
work to preserve and restore Pennsylvania’s forests and natural landscape. The
series is anticipated to return in 2013.
by DCNR’s Conservation Landscape Initiative, the South Mountain Partnership is
an effort to engage communities, local partners, state agencies and funding
opportunities to conserve high-quality natural and cultural resources while
enhancing the region’s economic viability.
more information about the speaker series, visit http://southmountainspeakers.blogspot.com/
or call the Appalachian Trail Conservancy at 717-258-5771.