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Other events in Palmerston North

The state of our environment, from the hills to our waterways

Past event - 2019
22 May 7:00pm - 8:30pm | Ticket holder entitles the bearer to a house beer/wine/non alcoholic beverage
The Brewers Apprentice, 334 Church St,
Pamerston North 4410
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Three speakers will discuss a variety of the work undertaken across the Horizons' region.

Facilitated by Horizons Regional Council Senior Research Associate Staci Boyte

Dr Simon Vale

Talk: Hill country erosion and fluvial forensics
Organisation: Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research

The talk will discuss how tracking sediment techniques can help create links between sediment, water quality and managing hill country erosion.

Logan Brown

Talk: Tales of our rivers
Organisation: Freshwater and Partnerships Manager – Horizons Regional Council

This talk will present the latest state and trends of water quality, and what it means for our freshwater ecosystems, in the Horizons Region.

Brent Watson

Talk: The devil is in the data – Tech me out
Organisation: Environmental Data Manager – Horizons Regional Council

This talk focuses on the complexities of collecting and validating environmental data, as well as ways of providing this information to the public.

Final Panel Talk: Ask the experts

This is an opportunity for the audience to ask questions of our three scientists in a panel discussion.