Water Testing - In the Real World

Flint, Michigan - Recovering from the Pollution

Water Polution - Testing and Long Term Effects

We will : compare the problems of the fictional town of Silver City, Colorado to the real problems concerning the citizens of Flint, Michigan.

I will : watch video clips and discuss the unbalanced relationship among the three E's of Sustainability( Economics, Environmental, and Social Equity).

Silver City Pollution

Contaminated water in the fictional town of Silver City caused residents to be sick and created a loss of income due to reduced tourism. However, the story is based upon the real dangers of people not considering to balance the three E's of Sustainability, Environment, Economics, and Sustainability.
A look at Colorado's most polluted mine
Contamination in Animas River becomes 'Declaration of Emergency'
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Water Flint Crisis Story on the Steve Harvey Show aired on March 14, 2016.

Steve Harvey Talk Show | 14 March 2016 | Flint Water Crisis

Congressional Testimony Concerning Environmental Protection Agency's Responsibility on Flint, Michigan Water Crisis

Virginia Tech's Marc Edwards testifies about the EPA's role in Flint, Michigan

Actions Speak Louder Than Words - Virginia Tech Students Helping with Water Testing

Virginia Tech's Flint Water Study team assembles testing kits bound for Michigan

Water Quality Students - Taking Charge to Help the People of Flint ( The FlintStones )

Watch Virginia Tech's Flint Water Study team present on Flint water crisis