2016 NH Arsenic Consortium Meeting

Almost 70 people from a wide array of stakeholder groups attended the New Hampshire Arsenic Consortium meeting on March 24. They heard updates on arsenic research, outreach and education, reviewed Consortium accomplishments and discussed next steps regarding arsenic in private well water in NH.

Agenda

Presentations

NHDHHS Overview, Christine L. Bean, Public Health Lab Director

NHDES Private Well Initiative, 2000-2016, Paul Susca, Drinking Water and Groundwater Bureau

NH Arsenic Consortium Accomplishments 2000-2016

Dartmouth Toxic Metals Superfund Research Program Update, Mary Lou Guerinot, Associate Director

Dartmouth Children's Environmental Health Center Update, Carolyn Murray, Director, Community Outreach and Translation Core

U.S. Geological Survey Update, Joe Ayotte, USGS, New England Water Science Center

NH DES/DHHS Private Well Arsenic Project, Mark Borsuk, Kathrin Lawlor, Dartmouth Superfund Research Program

Be Well Informed Treatment Tool, Pierce Rigrod, NH DES