West Virginia Water Research Institute Director, Dr. Paul Ziemkiewicz, will be a speaker at an upcoming event hosted by the West Virginia University Environmental Law Society. The event, called “Protecting West Virginia Water: Legislation, Litigation, and Lessons Learned for the Future of Water Regulation in West Virginia,” will provide an overall analysis of how safe public water resources are in West Virginia, as well as what changes may come in water-related regulation as a result of the chemical spill in the Elk River.
Speakers at the event will include:
John Unger II
West Virginia Senate Majority Leader
Patrick McGinley, JD
West Virginia University College of Law
Paul Ziemkiewicz, PhD
West Virginia Water Research Institute
Alexandra Dunn, JD
Association of Clean Water Administrators
Robert Gupta, MD
Kanawha Charelston Health Departement
The event will take place on Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. in the Lugar Court Room at the WVU College of Law.
For more information about this event, visit: http://protectingwestvirginiawater.weebly.com/