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Great Lakes, Great Issues: Great Lakes Water Wars Wednesday, January 30

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Great Lakes, Great Issues: Great Lakes Water Wars Part of the Great Lakes--Great Issues

  • Date: January 30, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Due to the forecast for dangerous weather and the resultant closure of the Gorton Community Center and Lake Forest College tomorrow, we have postponed our Great Lakes, Great Issues presentation and lecture. Author and Professor Peter Annin’s presentation on Great Lakes Water Wars will now be held on Wednesday, February 20 at 7:00 p.m. at the Lily Reid Holt Chapel at Lake Forest College. Please join us for this current and important lecture and discussion to explore this and other battles to protect our precious water resource.

The lecture is free but pre-registration at lfola.org is recommended.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

 

Co-presented with Lake Forest Open Lands Association

For more than a century, the Great Lakes have been the target of controversial water diversion schemes, most recently with the highly publicized and polorizing FoxxCon deal. Join Peter Annin, author of The Great Lake Water Wars, the definitive work on the Great Lakes water diversion controversy for an evening discussion to explore this and other battles to protect our precious water resource.

This series is offered FREE OF CHARGE thanks to funding support from the Illinois DNR’s Coastal Management Program. Please REGISTER so we can plan for your attendance.|

 

GREAT LAKES WATER WARS

Wednesday, January 30
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Gorton Community Center
400 E. Illinois Road
Lake Forest​


Speaker: Peter AnninDirector of the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation at Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin and author.

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