Upcoming Water Quality Wednesday Winter Programming

Join the Ohio State University’s Water Quality Extension Associates for a webinar series discussing topics related to water quality, ranging from Phosphorus and agricultural Best Management Practices (BMPs) to watershed planning and technology. Webinars will run from December 2021 to March 2022 and will be recorded for later viewing. All live WQW webinars will offer Certified Crop Advisor continuing education credits, and relevant topics will provide Certified Livestock Manager credits.

The first webinar in the series, titled “How can we manage Phosphorus to protect our water?” will be December 8th from 10:00-11:30 AM. Speakers Dr. Libby Dayton, Research Scientist in the School of Environment and Natural Resources at OSU, and Dr. Chris Winslow, Director of Ohio Sea Grant, will discuss trends of soil test Phosphorus, erosion, and Phosphorus effects’ on Lake Erie and the recent algal blooms it has experienced. Time for a Question-and-Answer session will be allotted at the end of the program for participants to engage with the speakers. To register for one or more sessions, visit go.osu.edu/WQW. For questions, email cochran.474@osu.edu or call 567-344-5016.

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