The Indiana Water Environment Association is dedicated to preserving and protecting Indiana's waterways through educating our members and the citizens of Indiana about the importance of our water environment.
The IWEA Young Professionals started their morning off with an exciting canal dredging tour given by Jeff Brooks with Eco Infrastructure.
The group was led down the trail behind the IMA to view the bagging and dredging process that has been taking place within and along the canal. The YPs learned all about how the process used for this project is both eco-friendly and economical compared to typical dredging operations.
Jeff proved to be a very entertaining guide as everyone left the 2-hour tour wanting to see and hear even more about the project!
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