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Understanding Net Zero Water

Hitchcock Center for the Environment - The Hitchcock Center for the Environment

Thursday, November 3, 2016
The Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West Street AmherstMA  01002
Thursday, November 3, 2016
The Hitchcock Center for the Environment 845 West Street AmherstMA  01002

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What's Included

Understanding Net Zero Water Chris Chamberland, Civil Engineer Berkshire Design Thursday, November 3, 7pm Take a tour of our new net zero water system with the civil engineer who designed it for our new building and the Kern Center at Hampshire College. He will relate the buildings’ systems to our traditional water systems (treatment plants, etc.), and also think about what systems or principals could be taken and applied more widely.

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Education helps develop a community that understands connections among the human health, ecosystems and economies. The Hitchcock Center connects people with nature and encourages a deeper emotional bond with the natural world that sustains us all.

Founded in 1962, the Hitchcock Center for the Environment fosters awareness and understanding of our environment through programs with a particular focus on children, who live in a world of environmental challenges.

Our educational framework centers on five fundamentals:

  • Understanding principles of ecology
  • Valuing place
  • Promoting resilience
  • Demonstrating sustainability in the built environment
  • Educating for active citizenship

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