Prairie Research Institute - All Events
Saturday, October 1, 2022
Illinois Hunt Camp is a new type of collaborative event and it’s all about bringing hunters together. Hunters and trappers of all types and abilities are encouraged to attend. This is your chance to network in the outdoors communities of Illinois, and maybe even win a mentored hunt with an established outdoorsperson in the FREE Hunt Raffle.
Monday, October 3, 2022
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
This free, live web-based class from PrivateWellClass.org will help homeowners understand the basics of well care as well as how to determine whether their water is safe to drink. Participants will learn maintenance best practices and receive answers to common questions. There will be an opportunity to submit questions in advance as well as live on the webinar.
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Join us for a FREE workshop! The timing and location of this workshop is designed to maximize the waterfowl identification portion of this event. Abundance in waterfowl and species diversity is sure to provide lots of great viewing opportunities! Join us and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for this unique event.
Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Thursday, October 27, 2022
Our wastewater is rich with vital societal resources and is an opportunity to enhance the circular economy.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Thursday, November 10, 2022
Nanoplastics are hard to characterize and analyze due to matrix, additive, and size interference with analytical instruments.
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
This is an opportunity to ask a questions about your water quality, caring for your private well, and best practices to protect your water supply from contamination. You may submit questions in advance or live on the webinar. The event will be recorded.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Recycled water for agricultural irrigation seems an attractive option as climate change threatens our scares freshwater resources. But are their hidden human health risk?
Thursday, December 8, 2022
Modeling of long term carbon capture and storage scenarios.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
This is an opportunity to ask a questions about types of wells and well construction, the basic components of a well system, and water treatment options. You may submit questions in advance or live on the webinar. The event will be recorded.