Young Water Ambassadors
Mar 3, 2014Public
Photo: Nanette Chadwick, Director of the Academic Sustainability Program at AU, discusses the virtues of sustainable resources management to YWAs.
Photo: Steve Sammons, AU fisheries research scientist, holds a paddlefish caught using an elecotroshock boat, while discussing Alabama's diverse fishery and fishery management methods.
Photo: Sam Folwer, Director of the AU Water Resources Center, leads a tour on low impact development BMPs, such as rain gardens and rainwater harvest, in the AU arboretum.
Photo: Mark Dougherty, AU Biosystems Engineering research scientist, shows YWAs how to measure absorbtion rate of water into pervious pavement, an effective stormwater BMP at the AU arboretum.
Photo: Eric Reutebuch, Associate Director of the Alabama Water Watch Program based at AU, shows YWAs how to measure dissolved oxygen of the AU arboretum pond and discusses the importance of DO to pond biota.