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Water Matters

For the past year and a half, the Nine Network has convened meetings with a group of conservationists to explore the connection between healthy water, healthy land and our region’s economy. Our recent efforts focus on one of our most precious resources — one that drives our economy and is deeply connected to our health and well-being – our water.

Water Matters represents Nine’s efforts to raise awareness around issues related to our environment. On this episode of Stay Tuned we kick off Water Matters by exploring our rivers and streams; and how they are connected to commerce, policy, and public health.

What we do to the land ultimately impacts what we are doing to our water.”

- Heather Brouillet Navarro


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