WEBINAR: Phosphorus Reduction: Lessons learned from Canada and the U.S.
Find out how phosphorus is being diverted, extracted and otherwise
prevented from entering Lake Erie.
Tune in to our webinar and hear from the people on the ground about lessons
learned and best practices from projects aimed at reducing phosphorus from
municipal and agricultural water systems.
Date: September 3, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT (Toronto)
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CDT (Chicago)
Moderator: Clare Latimer, South Kent Councillor, Municipality of Chatham-Kent, Thames River PRC Co-Chair
11:00am: Opening remarks
11:10am: U.S. presentation:
1. Dr. Chad Penn, USDA ARS on farm projects in Ohio
11:45am: Canadian presentations:
1. Dr. Rob Stevenson, Muddy River Incorporated on phosphorus extraction projects from surface water and livestock manure
2. Upper and Lower Thames Conservation Authorities on farm tile water projects to remove phosphorus
12:55pm: Concluding remarks - Mark Reusser, Vice President, Ontario Federation of
Agriculture, Thames River PRC Co-Chair
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