HYBRID: Water Conservation and You

Friday, June 3, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Please join us in the Library or via Zoom for a presentation from Water Conservation Specialist, Kevin McCaleb:
Water Conservation and You: Importance Beyond Dollars, and some Tips to Help You Better Manage Usage.  
For more information, please email or call Librarian Todd Feinman, tfeinman@lakeoswego.city(link sends e-mail) / 503-675-2535.

Register to attend via Zoom:
 https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpc-qrqDItEtNe5SzL18PUVyg_a55083cJ

 


Kevin McCaleb:

Kevin has been in the water management / irrigation industry for over 40 years. He has worked installing and maintaining irrigation systems in agriculture, the commercial industry, zoos and residential applications. Kevin’s expertise includes design and installation of systems utilizing alternative water sources and “Green Roof” applications. Kevin is an authorized instructor for the Irrigation Association and in addition, teaches workshops, College courses  and makes presentations regionally and nationally on topics of water management. He has presented at conferences for the American Water Works Association, Portland General Electric, and the Association of Zoo Horticulturists as well as numerous local and state events.

Kevin’s goal is to educate people and businesses on the importance for good stewardship of water and to provide simple, practical methods that can be employed to help them manage their water use more efficiently. Currently, and for the last 15 years, Kevin works as the Water Conservation Specialist for the City of Lake Oswego, OR., and has recently expanded his duties to serve the LO/Tigard Water Partnership as well.

 

Certifications:

Irrigation Association: (2001 to Present) CGIA (Golf Auditor), CIC (Irrigation Contractor), CID (Irrigation Designer), CLIA (Landscape Irrigation Auditor), Regional Authorized Instructor

American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association (ARCA) (2004- present) AP (Accredited Professional), Commercial/residential/ Green Roof Certified

EPA: Water Sense Partner (2006 – Present)

Graywater Certified: (2004-present) (AWWA, State of Arizona/Oregon)

 

Awards:

AWWA Communications Award: Best Conservation Video (2010) “Things You Can Do with Water”

State of Oregon Water Resources Department:  Best Water Conservation Program (2018)