Tuesday, March 30, 2010


Sunday, March 28, 2010

Sharon Jean-Baptiste, P.E. on watershed planning in Haiti

Sharon Jean-Baptiste, P.E. from CH2M Hill shared her experience in helping the Haitians develop sustainable watershed plans, which include transportation and hydrology. She spoke about the local technical interface and how the watershed plans need to accommodate the runoff and winds from frequent hurricanes. Listen to the podcast.

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Wind in the Willows - next installment

Mole and Rat encounter the Badger (briefly) and Otter. Part 2 of 3. Deb hopes you enjoy this lighthearted radio episode. Listen to the story.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Turkey Creek tunnel with John Grothaus

John Grothaus, P.E. from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers shared the history and repairs of the Turkey Creek tunnel near Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City, KS. The tunnel carries a remarkable quantity of water during flood events. Listen to the podcast.

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Winter meteorology with Andy Bailey

Andy Bailey from the National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill joins the show again and helps us understand winter weather phenomena. Deb asked him about thundersnow and snowflake formation, among other pesky winter precipitation. We hope spring comes soon! If you're interested in becoming a storm spotter, here is the workshop schedule. Listen to the podcast.