Work Session at the Senate Natural Resources and Parks Committee


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A work session titled “DNR use of pesticides and herbicides on DNR-managed Olympia Capitollands” took place on 1-20-2016 at the Senate Natural Resources and Parks Committee in Olympia, WA. Our local Senator Kirk Pearson is the Chair of the Committee.

What: Work session on DNR use of pesticides and herbicides on DNR-managed lands
When: January 20, 2016, at 1:30pm
Where: John A Cherberg Building, Senate Hearing Room 3 (1st floor)
Inessa Pearce

President, SVENA (Skykomish Valley Environmental & Economic Alliance)

Senate Committee work session 1-20-2016

President of SVENA Inessa Pearce and Professor Richard Fenske testifying at the workshop

Masters Degree in Chemical Technologies Engineering

Professional experience at Boeing and Siemens Medical

Richard Fenske, PhD, MPH

Associate Chair and Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, UW

Director, Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center

Member, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine, Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine

Chair 2008-2009, Committee on Review the Health Effects of Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides, Institute of Medicine

Member 2006-2009, EPA, Human Studies Review Board

Co-Chair 2010-2012, Technical Advisory Group on Climate Change, Human Health and Security, Washington State

Affiliations: Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Credentials: PhD, Environmental Health, University of California (Berkeley), 1984

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