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The Watershed – A System of Ecological Imbalance and a Solution
October 7, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church Environmental Committee Presents:
A Short Documentary by Elisa Hugus/Daniel Cojanu
THE WATERSHED, A symptom of ecological imbalance and a solution
6pm – Doors Open
6:30pm – Film presentation ans Co-Director Elise Hugus of The Watershed
7:15pm – Virginia Valiela, Vice-Chair of the Water Quality Management Committee
7:45pm – Questions & Answers
Cape Cod is famous for its pristine beaches and estuaries, but a locally-produced documentary reveals a dirty secret lurking behind the beautiful view.
Wastewater pollution is threatening the wildlife and livelihoods that give Cape Cos its authentic character. But a unique aquaculture program run by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe and local scientists offers a solution that comes from the shellfish themselves, and people who live according to nature’s principles.