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16th International Conference 2000

"Water - Is its Quality Deteriorating?"


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Welcoming Address
Mr. Matt Murphy, Director, Sherkin Island Marine Station

Sherkin Island Marine Station Environmental Award 1999
Presented to the "Mizen Journal"

Opening Address
Mr. Robert Molloy, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of the Environment and Local Government, Dublin, Ireland.

"An Industrial Perspective on Water Quality Issues"
Mr. Cliff Merritt, Owens Corning, Science & Technology Center, Granville, OH, USA.

"Water Quality in the Great Lakes"
Mr. Simon Llewellyn, Regional Director, Environmental Conservation Branch - Ontario Region, Environment, Canada, Ontario, Canada.

"Where Stands Water Quality Today?"
Mr. Brendan Devlin, former Cork County Engineer, County Hall, Cork, Ireland.

"Issues in Drinking Water Quality in the United States"
Ms. Ruth Izraeli, Groundwater Program, US Environmental Protection Agency, New York, USA.

"The Origins & Effects of Phosphate in Freshwater"
Dr. John Solbé, MBE, Head of the Environment Group, Safety and Environmental Assurance Centre, Unilever Research, UK.

"Practical Approaches to Preventing Pollution in Wells"
Mr. Donal Daly, Groundwater Section Geological Survey of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.

"Cryptosporidium Monitoring - A Health or Quality Issue?"
Dr. Paul Gale, Senior Microbiologist & Dr. Geoff Stanfield, Principal Scientist, WRc-NSF Ltd., Marlow, Bucks, UK.

"EU Legislation on the Way"
Mr. John Sadlier, Principal Officer, Water Quality Section, Department of the Environment & Local Government, Dublin, Ireland.

"Habitat Quality for Fisheries"
Mr. Trevor Champ, Central Fisheries Board, Dublin, Ireland.

"UK Water Quality - The Regulator's View"
Mrs. Jane Kinniburgh, Manager, Environmental Assessment and Reporting, The Environment Agency, Almondsbury, Bristol, UK.

"The Current Status of Water Quality in Ireland"
Dr. Padraig Larkin, Environmental Protection Agency, Wexford, Ireland.

"Protection of Rivers - Immensely Important for Industry"
Dr. Joe Ryan, Utilities & Environmental Services Manager, Merck Sharp & Dohme (Ireland), Tipperary, Ireland.

"Water Quality in Sweden - an Overview"
Dr. Anders Wilander, Geochemical Section, Department of Environmental Assessment, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden.

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