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Water is Life: In The Netherlands!

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

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Date:
June 1
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Zoom Video Conference

Water is Life: In The Netherlands with James Lowery

The Netherlands is a fascinating country that must deal daily with living below the level of the North Sea. It has dealt with water control and removal since the 1200s and has learned to live with water instead of against it.  At the same time, the country depends on waterways for living, commerce and travel. The Netherlands is a wonderful combination of old and new; past and future; rural and urban. The presentation is a general one about The Netherlands but includes things that we in the United States can learn from The Netherlands and how they handle water.

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Each Tuesday we invite you to join us from noon – 1 pm for this virtual get-together…with a purpose! We will be highlighting the role that water plays in our lives throughout Alabama and we will share how you can participate in the efforts to protect water. You’ll hear from our partners across the state, and leading experts in water protection. We’ll even have a few river history lessons thrown in! Click here to watch any past Water is Life Zoom Talk.