December 5, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Kootenai Environmental Alliance
206 E Indiana Ave #112
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
KE Alliance Speaker Series December 2019 @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Come hear from interesting people while enjoying some snacks and beverages! First Thursday of the month from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. Networking with beverages and snacks from 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM and talk from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

December: Panhandle Health District, Valerie Wade

The Bunker Hill Superfund Site: Successes and the Continued Impact on North Idaho from Legacy Mining Practices

The Silver Valley lies within the Coeur d’Alene River drainage. Over the span of a hundred years the air and water were modes of transportation for heavy metals and waste material from the mining industry. Please come join Valerie Wade, a local Geologist and Environmental Health Specialist from Panhandle Health District to learn more about why the drainage became a Superfund Site, what was done to clean it up and why the area is considered a success story.