Aerial Spray Panel - Eugene
Join the Willamette Valley Broadband of Great Old Broads (with some help from Oregon Wild!) - for their first Eugene Area Broadtalk!
Aerial spraying of herbicides affects healthy forest understory growth, animal life, human communities nearby and creates groundwater and waterway contamination through run-off. Spray drifts via wind currents so it affects other areas than just the trees it is targeted on. Cancer and endocrine disruption are two effects on humans and wildlife. Doors open at 2:30, panel starts at 3pm.
Our first Eugene area Broadtalk will be focused on this topic. We have four knowledgeable panelists to educate us to different aspects of this issue and answer our questions as well as a short film. Our panelists include: