Earth Summit Series presents "Tijuana River: Let's clean it up."
Citizens Oversight (2019-09-09) Ray Lutz
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Venue: Balboa Park Santa Fe Room
Douglas Liden, Environmental Engineer at US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will provide a background of Tijuana’s water and wastewater infrastructure. He will describe EPA’s ongoing effort to reduce transboundary pollution as well as the federal response to the large sewage spills which regularly occur. We may invite others who are involved in this important regional issue to share the meeting time.
SEPT 9. Gather 6:30, Presentation 7pm. Santa Fe Room of Balboa Park Club
Donations accepted. Seating limited, so please RSVP and arrive early.
Doug spent the last 15 years developing wastewater, drinking water, and stormwater projects in Mexico and U.S. as a project manager for EPA. He is also EPA's lead on ocean desalination issues. Before joining the border team, Doug wrote water discharge permits for municipal wastewater treatment plants, desalination plants, coal and copper mines, tuna canneries, paper-mills, refineries, and power plants.
Doug holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. He enjoys open-water swimming, travel and writing.