Sunday, July 26, 2009

Avi Ostfeld from Technion University

Dr. Avi Ostfeld told the listeners about drinking water security in Israel and Technion University, and Deb and Avi talked about more general water issues in Israel like desalination and the ecological gradients there. Listen to the podcast.

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Missouri River 340 race - Scott Mansker

Listen to the inspiring/ intimidating information on the Missouri River 340 race. Yes, it's a canoe (or other human-powered, not sailboat) race from the mouth of the Kaw River to St. Charles, MO. More than 200 boats are registered for this year's race, which happens August 4-7, 2009. You can view the flotilla at Riverfront Park on Tuesday morning, August 4, from 7:15-9:00. The Friends of the River will sell you a donut and coffee at the park that morning. Listen to the podcast.

Monday, July 13, 2009

Moving to 11:30 CST !!

"Water, Water Everywhere" is moving to 11:30 CDST starting Sunday, 19 July 2009. I hope you'll be listening. Deb O'Bannon

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Infrastructure Report Card - Alysen Abel & Jennifer Jacka

Two members of the Kansas City Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers' leadership team joined Deb O'Bannon to discuss the report card of national infrastructure: Alysen Abel (2009-2010 President) and Jennifer Jacka (Director). They discussed the implications of the report card and how the scores were determined. Listen to the podcast.

Sunday, July 5, 2009

MODOT's wetland protection - Chris Shulse

Chris described amphibian ecology in Missouri highway-side wetlands. He also talked about the relative success of bullfrog and mosquito fish populations in Missouri. Listen to the podcast.