February 24, 2021 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

The first event that focuses on the value of wetlands and why we protect them will be followed by an additional forum hosted by the Hoosier Environmental Council, White River Alliance, and the Indiana Land Protection Alliance. This segment will use a case study example to illustrate how federal and state laws work and conclude with possible changes to these policies being discussed in the current Indiana legislative session. Speakers include:

  • Brian Wolff – Branch Chief of Surface Water and Operations at the Indiana Department of Environmental Management
  • Andrew Blackburn – Regulatory Specialist with the Chicago District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Jill Hoffman – Executive Director of the White River Alliance
  • Summer Elmore – Senior Environmental Scientist, ‎CHA Consulting, Inc
  • Indra Frank – Director of Environmental Health and Water Policy, Hoosier Environmental Council