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Saturday Science for Students: Overview of Water Quality Testing Program at Gateway National Recreation Area

Event open to:

Public

Date:

November 09, 2013

Time:

10am - 12pm

Location:

NYC Headquarters, 46 East 70th Street, NYC, NY 10021

Description:

US National Park Service Water Quality Specialist, Dr. Mark Ringenary, will focus on the chemical evaluation and water quality monitoring program of our fresh and salt water ecosystems. This lecture will help promote how we can minimize our impact on the contamination of national water resources in order to ensure the public's health and the safety of our bathing beaches.

Dr. Ringenary has a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering and M.S. in Environmental Health Science from Polytechnic University. He also minored in hydrology and biochemistry, and his doctoral research centered around the development of a multi-generational bioassay toxicity test methodology for the evaluation of sediment contamination.

Breakfast will be served before the lecture.

Member Ticket price:

FREE

Guest Ticket Price:

$10

Student Ticket Price:

FREE with a valid Student ID

Reservation Notes:

Seats are secured on a first come, first served basis.

For Reservations, please call 212.628.8383 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)







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