Our featured speaker for the September, 2017 BARS meeting will be Kalliope Erin Chute.
Kalliope is the Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist at Barnstable County’s Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. She is the program manager for the Water Quality and Hazardous Waste program areas and has served the county since 2004. She volunteers on the Provincetown Board of Health and is on the board of directors of the Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force and MassRecycle. Kalliope lives with her husband, FF/EMT Mike Chute, in Provincetown, where they have an oyster grant and bee hives.
Ms. Chute will be talking about the connection between household chemicals/pharmaceuticals, water quality, shellfish, and what actions and behaviors people can adopt to protect their local water.
The meeting will be September 5th at 7:00 PM at the West Barnstable Community Building, 2401 Meetinghouse Way, West Barnstable, MA. We look forward to seeing you there. Please bring your questions and a guest. Our meetings are always open to the public.
Photo of Welfleet marsh by Andrew Newman