Past Event

California Parched: The Future of Water Policy in California

Thu, Jun 25 2009 - 6:30pm

California Parched: The Future of Water Policy in California

Gregory Gartrell, Ph.D., P.E. Assistant General Manager for Water Resources, Contra Costa Water District
Richard Howitt, Professor and Department Chair, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis
Mark Schlosberg, California Director, Food & Water Watch
Mike Taugher, Environmental Reporter, Contra Costa Times – Moderator

With climate change and misuse already threatening the water supply, California is also facing a water shortage. Join experts in a timely discussion of rationing, privatization and how to protect our state’s most precious resource.

Location: Veterans Memorial Hall, 3780 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program
Cost:
$12 members, $18 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Photo by Flickr user Brian Hursey