Tue, Jun 15|
Metro Speaker Series: Kate McPherson from Save the Bay
Interested in learning about the Narragansett Bay and its watershed? Join us to hear about Save the Bay.
Time & Location
Jun 15, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM EDT
About the Event
Kate McPherson is Save The Bay's Narragansett Bay Riverkeeper. She's a Professional Wetland Scientist who's passionate about wetland and river restoration, engaging community members to take steps to improve watershed health, and using sound science to inform policy. Kate holds an B.S. in Wildlife Biology and Management from the University of Rhode Island (birds are her jam). Before joining Save The Bay, she spent fourteen years walking in swamps for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management's Office of Water Resources, Freshwater Wetlands Permitting Program where she reviewed impacts of proposed projects on wetland resources.
Kate's presentation will be an overview of Save The Bay: who we are, what we do, and threats to the bay and watershed. For more information about Save The Bay: https://www.savebay.org/