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Water Bond Environmental Justice Teach-In

The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water invites you to participate in a free webinar to learn about the good, the bad, and the ugly of the 7.5-billion-dollar Water Bond that will appear before California voters on the November 2014 ballot. The Community Water Center, Winnemem Wintu Tribe, Southern California Watershed Alliance, and Restore the Delta, will present a variety of environmental and tribal justice perspectives on the Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 (a.k.a. the Water Bond).

Please join this important conversation. Register here!
This webinar will feature CWC's Policy Analyst Omar Carrillo, as well as our partners in the Environmental Justice Coalition. Panelists include:
  • Colin Bailey, Executive Director, The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water
  • Omar Carrillo, Policy Analyst, Community Water Center
  • Gary Mulcahy, Tribal Member, Winnemem Wintu Tribe
  • Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director, Restore the Delta
  • Conner Everts, Executive Director, Southern California Watershed Alliance
Webinar made possible with generous in-kind support from the UC Davis Center for Regional Change.
Meeting Description:
This free, online webinar is sponsored and hosted by The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water (EJCW) to provide a range of perspectives on the environmental and tribal justice implications of the Water Bond that will appear on the November 2014 ballot as Proposition 1.
 
Please join us! Register here!
WHEN
October 08, 2014 at 1pm - 2:30pm
WHERE
Free Online Webinar
CONTACT
Colin Bailey ·

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