Importance of Water Symposium Videos Available Online

EPA is conducting a study on the importance of water to the U.S. economy in order to better understand how water contributes to the economic welfare of the Nation and plays a critical role in many sectors.  On December 4th, EPA co-hosted a public symposium in Washington, D.C. with speakers from a diverse array of industries including agriculture, food and beverage production, manufacturing, recreation, tourism and fishing. EPA also released a draft report on the importance of water to the U.S. economy. Videos from the recorded webcast featuring the speakers are now available online. View the videos here. For more information, contact John Powers ( or 202-564-5776).