Local Water Symposium at Queens University | Feb. 26

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

Date: Wednesday, February 26

Time: 6 PM

Location: Gambrell Center for the Arts, Queens University
(1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, NC 28274)