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DRAWDOWN: How to Reverse Global Warming
October 14, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm| $15
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Learn how YOU can help REVERSE Global Warming! Conservation is not enough! Now, we know how to reverse global warming!
CoCo San Sustainable Farm is modeling practices that help sink carbon (carbon sequestration) to reverse global warming.
Bethallyn Black, M.A. our amazing Master Gardener, Organic farmer for life, Diablo Valley College faculty member will inspire you with methods you can help REVERSE Global Warming!
Bahman Sheikh, Ph.D. is our special guest speaker will talk about how recycled water can help with the global warming problem. Dr. Sheikh is one of the nation’s leading experts on recycled water use, especially for agriculture. Dr. Sheikh has over 30 years of experience in master planning and design of water resources projects, specializing in water reclamation, reuse, and recycling. The focus of much of his work has been on public health protection and safety from the microbiological and chemical quality of water used for irrigation and other applications.
Michael R. McGill, P.E., Board Member, Central Contra Costa Sanitary District will also be talking about “The Future of Water” and the debate about “One Water” — the movement to unify control of different types of water.
Mike Milani, P.E., President of Milani & Associates will be there with the FARM SITE PLAN to show you what is happening next!
Tour our 15-acre urban farm and find out what the heck we are doing and how you can participate!
We will have Cover Crop seed for you to buy at a low price of $3 per pound!
You may want to bring a bag lunch and supplement it with salads and drinks we will be serviing.
Supervisor Karen Mitchoff will be there at 11:00 a.m. and it’s her Birthday! We want to thank Supervisor Mitchoff for her generous contribution toward building our greenhouse, as soon as we get through county processing!
Mayor Robb Schroeder (Martinez) and
Vice-Mayor Edi Birsan (Concord) and
City Councilwoman Carlyn Obringer (Concord) and
CCCCD Board Member Greg Enholm plans to attend and many more elected officials will undoubtedly show up!
PG&E is a major sponsor of this event and STUDENTS can come for free with a PG&E scholarship. Let us know if you need a scholarship and are not a student.
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