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Wetland Assimilation Workshop Scheduled for October 25-26, 2016

October 5, 2016 5:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE: The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation will be holding a “Wetland Assimilation in Louisiana”, two-day workshop from Oct. 25-26, 2016 at Southeastern Louisiana University investigating the many aspects of using natural marshes and swamps for urban sewage treatment, and the future it should have in Louisiana wetlands. Admission is free, and presentations will address the central question of: should natural wetlands be used to treat sewage in Louisiana? Presentations related to scientific investigations and experiments about wetland assimilation, regulatory requirements, wetland economics, diversion projects, risk assessments, and many other topics will be presented.

Registration is now open! Click here to register:

Additionally, the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation is looking for sponsors for the event. Contact Theryn Henkel with Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation or check out the flyer. 


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