Presentation: Climate, flooding and phosphorus in Lake Winnipeg
Thursday, February 7th, at 4:00 PM
University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering Dept. Room E2-160
University of Manitoba Water Environment Federation would like to invite you to the next presentation in the series of meetings with UMWEF: Greg McCullough, PhD, Professor, University of Manitoba. Panel discussion with Drs. McCullough, Michael Stainton and Jan Oleszkiewicz will follow; coffee and cookies provided.
RSVP by Tuesday, February 5th to Damian Kruk email@example.com
Manitoba Environmental Industries Association Environmental Career Expo
February 7th, from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Multi-purpose room, second floor University Center,University of Manitoba Fort Garry location, .
32 exhibitors with over 90 professionals from the industry, including:
Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship
Industry Organizations such as Magellan Aerospace and Miller Environmental
Reps from all of Manitoba’s Post Secondary Institutions
Keynote Panel Discussion
CWRA Luncheon - Kidney Failure: Wetland loss, What we can, and can’t, do about it
February 13th at 12:00 noon
Developing Your Future – Professional Development in the Environmental Sector: The keynote for this event will consist of a panel discussion exploring some of the options available to students for enhancing professional development.
Holiday Inn South, 1330 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Speaker: Tim Sopuck, Chief Executive Officer of the Manitoba Habitat Heritage Corporation
Tim's talk, centered on the agricultural landscape, will draw on his program delivery experience, including his interactions with wetland and watershed planners, researchers, agricultural producers and agricultural industry officials. He will discuss wetlands in the context of wider provincial and watershed interests, especially water and nutrient management, and will offer some thoughts – conventional and unconventional - on how to move forward.
Cost: $15.00 for CWRA and SYP Members and $20.00 for Non-Members. To register, contact Janet Sabourin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration Deadline: 12:00 Noon, Friday, February 8th, 2013
Canada Water Week: Calendar and event toolkit
Canada Water Week is a week-long celebration of water from coast-to-coast-to-coast, held annually in the third week of March to coincide with World Water Day on March 22. Individuals, organizations and governments across the country are encouraged to get involved by organizing or participating in fun and educational events.
This year's theme is I Love My Waterbody. More information, a Canada-wide event calendar (where you can advertise your event!), and an event toolkit including posters, handouts, and press release templates are available at the Canada Water Week website.