W.A.R. quarterly meeting and 5th annual turkey dinner

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Mark your calendars for The Withlacoochee Area Residents 5th Annual Turkey Dinner and quarterly meeting, open to the public. Join them Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m. at the, Yankeetown-Inglis Woman’s Club. The Guest speaker will be Dr. Robert L. Knight, who will make a presentation on "Unintended Consequences: The Interconnected Lower Withlacoochee River System.”

   Knight is a consulting environmentalist located in Gainesville and the president of the Howard T. Odum Springs Institute. He is also the founder and president of Wetland Solutions Inc. and specializes in projects related to wetland and aquatic ecology, water quality, wetlands for wastewater and stormwater treatment, nutrient issues in springs and environmental studies.  Knight has worked on several hundred wetland water quality projects in Florida and nationwide and co-authored the definitive book on the subject: Treatment Wetlands.

   For more information, email:  warinc.directors@gmail.com