November 29, 2016
Lincoln, Neb. — Ryan Chapman, Amy Fosler and Matt Moser recently graduated in the sixth class of the Nebraska Water Leaders Academy, a one-year program that provides leadership training and educates participants about the vital role of rivers, streams and aquifers in Nebraska.
Chapman earned a B.S. in agricultural sciences from the University of Nebraska (2004) and is a water assessment supervisor at the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality in Lincoln.
Fosler earned a B.S. in biological systems engineering from the University of Nebraska in 2005. She is a junior engineer at The Flatwater Group in Lincoln.
Moser is a physical scientist with the United States Geological Survey in Lincoln. He earned a B.S. in water science (2008) and another in environmental studies (2009) from the University of Nebraska.
A project of the Water Futures Partnership-Nebraska, Academy sessions feature classroom as well as field trip experiences presented by acknowledged experts in leadership and natural resource topics held at locations across the state.
The Water Leaders Academy is partially funded through a grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust and more than 25 other organizations and individuals.
More information can be found at www.waterleadersacademy.org.