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    • Hood Canal - Lessons Learned and Charting a Corrective Course of Action 

      Fagergren, Duane (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-10-14)
      Fagergren will present a discussion of issues affecting Hood Canal: development, pollution, and low oxygen conditions. He will review challenges, assessments, and modeling efforts that have been made to date. He also ...
    • How to Save Puget Sound 

      Fletcher, Kathy (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-03-11)
      Fletcher will present an overview of People for Puget Sound, including their mission statement, tools they employ, and partnerships. She will describe current threats to Puget Sound ecosystem health, such as population ...
    • On the Water Every Week - Protecting Puget Sound Every Day 

      Joerger, Sue (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-10-07)
      Joerger will introduce the Puget Soundkeeper Alliance, a non-governmental organization dedicated to protect Puget Sound by tracking down and stopping illegal sources of pollution. She describes the efforts of the organization, ...
    • The Privatization of Water in the Developing World 

      Gale, Diana (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-01-31)
      Gale will begin with an overview of water issues in the developing world. It's all about money: massive investment is needed, but long-term investments can be scarce. Privatization has become a term that creates conflict, ...
    • The Safe Water Initiative: Household Water Treatment as Part of the Solution to Water-Borne Disease -- Strategies, Context, and Implications 

      Austin, Glenn (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-02-13)
      Austin will present an overview of PATH, the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health. He will provide context for PATH's Safe Water Program, including water, sanitation, and hygiene issues. He will discuss water ...
    • Solving Water Issues Through Social Entrepreneurship 

      Mayberry, Craig (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-03-27)
      Mayberry will consider the following questions: What is social entrepreneurship? Why does it exist? How can it help solve issues related to water? What are some challenges and next steps? He will also answer audience ...
    • Water Supplies in Developing Countries: the West Africa Water Initiative as an Example 

      Apambire, W. Braimah (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-02-27)
      Apambire will provide an overview of global water and health. There is an unmet basic human need for access to an improved water supply and sanitation. He will outline the common water-related diseases. He will describe ...