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UPDATED INFORMATION ON A THREAT TO OUR WATER SUPPLY: HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS…WESTERN PA

June 29 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

DON’T MISS THIS IMPORTANT WORKSHOP…UPDATED INFORMATION ON A THREAT TO OUR WATER SUPPLY: HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS

Sponsored by the PA-AWWA Security & Emergency Preparedness Committee

HAB Course Flyer – Cranberry Twp. 2018

Cranberry – HABs Registration Form

Course Details:

Microcystins have recently been detected in some raw water sup-plies in Pennsylvania. Some groups of cyanobacteria can produce cyanotoxins, which if not properly treated, can negatively impact the health of drinking water consumers. This course will cover which cyano-bacteria are a threat, the latest sampling and testing techniques, updated treatment options, and trigger points for issuing public notifications. You’ll hear updated information from experts in the field along with guidance from water system personnel & regulators.

When: Friday, June 29, 2018
Registration: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Course: 9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Where: Cranberry Twp.
Municipal Center
2525 Rochester Road
Cranberry Twp., PA 16066

DEP Contact Hrs: 5.5 (water)

List of Presenters:
 Dr. Stanley States: Retired from Pitts-burgh Water & Sewer Authority; TEEX Instructor
 Jack Ashton, Munici-pal Authority of Westmoreland County
 Dave Motherwell: Erie Water Works
 Dr. Fred Lubnow: Princeton Hydro
 Greg Youngstrom, ORSANCO
 US EPA Representatives covering: Health Advisories, Public Notifications and Treatment Techniques.

Sponsored by the PA-AWWA Security & Emergency Preparedness Committee

Course Fee: $75 AWWA/WWOAP Members
$100 Non-Members

* Box Lunches will be available on-site for $10 or participants can buy their lunch off-site. Note that the lunch break is 45 minutes.

Details

Date:
June 29
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Organizer

Mike Snyder
Email:
mikesnyder@paawwa.org

Venue

Cranberry Township Municipal Center
2525 Rochester Road
Cranberry Township, PA 16066 United States
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