Virtual Conservation Conversation

 March 22 at 7:30pm 

Protect Geauga Parks

presents a Zoom webinar

Much LaDue about Fracking

What’s the connection between water purification plant in Ravenna, Akron’s public water and sewer systems, fracking in the Mahoning Valley and Geauga County’s LaDue Reservoir? More than you may imagine. Join PGP as journalists Shelley Blundell and Alyssa Lutker explain.

Shelley Blundell 

Shelley Blundell, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in journalism and communication at Youngstown State University. She has written articles, on Akron’s city water including Water: From Crisis to Cleanliness— a history of Akron’s water system.

Alyssa Lutker 

Alyssa Lutker is a recent graduate of Youngstown State University where she has a Bachelor of Arts degree in anthropology with minors in journalism and biology. As a student, Lutker wrote several news stories about environmental impacts on communities, specifically in relation to health and economics. She has written on he effects of fracking in the Mahoning Valley.

This webinar is free but you must register in advance. 

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