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2012 John Jarvis Lecture Series

Three-part lecture series on our essential natural resources that affect everyone in Lancaster County

John Jarvis - Founding Father of the Hourglass and a true steward of our environment

Natural resources in the form of air, water, energy and earth are not only the basis of our economy but of our quality of life.  As a consequence, how we manage and utilize our resources and how we act to preserve and protect our environment are critical factors in shaping our future.  This series of forums provided interesting insights into our essential natural resources and our responsbilities for environmental stewardship.

September 6, 2012
The Natural Resources of Pennsylvania
Speaker: Cindy Adams Dunn - Deputy Secretary of Conservation & Technical Services for the PA Department of Conservation & Natural Services

October 4, 2012
Sustaining Our Water Resources
Speaker: Jeffrey Featherstone - Deputy Director of the Center for Sustainable Communities at Temple University

November 1, 2012
Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
Speaker: Harry Campbell - Senior Scientist, Chesapeake Bay Foundation