In conjunction with the Queens University Learning Society, Catawba Riverkeeper will host a Local Water Symposium in advance of the historic visit by the Cousteau Family to Charlotte to speak to global water challenges. This local symposium will feature a panel of environmental, anthropological, and economic experts discussing the role of the waters of the Catawba River Basin to our lives here in Charlotte.
Moderator: John Searby, Executive Director of the Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation
- Brandon Jones, Catawba Riverkeeper
- Barry Gullet, Former Director of Charlotte Water and Founding Member of Catawba-Wateree Water Management Group
- Sean Bloom, Biologist with Catawba Lands Conservancy
- Zach Lemhouse, Staff Historian, Culture and Heritage Museum of York County