The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, a division of the Prairie Research Institute, presents “Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story” at 6:30 pm with tours of the ISTC laboratories at 6:00 and 8:00 pm. An Emmy Award-winning production “Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story” traces the development of America's bountiful heartland and its effect on the legendary river. Through beautiful photography and inspiring narrative, the film offers solutions to the river's troubles through fresh ideas and concrete solutions.
Dr. George Czapar of the Illinois State Water Survey, another division of the Prairie Research Institute, will give a brief presentation on nutrients and water quality issues in Illinois after the movie. One dollar pizza and refreshments will be offered beginning at 6 pm. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is required, if you wish to have $1 pizza. The movie will be shown in the Stephen J. Warner Conference Room at ISTC, 1 E. Hazelwood Drive, Champaign.