News Release

REF NO.: 338

SUBJECT: PSA: Information gathering session: Drinking Water Quality in NL - Identifying Problems, Practices and Policies

DATE: April 20, 2010

The Harris Centre and SIFE Memorial are facilitating a focus group in Stephenville to gather information about practices and policies related to rural drinking water from local stakeholders.
            The event will take place Tuesday April 27, at 10 a.m. in room 132 of the Bay St. George Campus of the College of the North Atlantic.
            The information will be used to guide the activities of the RBC Water Research and Outreach Fund, which will provide research funding for Memorial University researchers engaging in collaborative partnerships to address a range of regional drinking water issues.
            If you’re interested in participating, please contact Chelsey Laird at claird@mun.ca or 737-8405.

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