Photo credit: Umar Nadir

Photo credit: Umar Nadir

A group of  Environmental Club students from the University of Montevallo learned about water policy and other environmental issues at the 2014 Alabama Water Rally on March 8 in Montgomery.

The conference was sponsored by the Alabama Rivers Alliance.

Overall, the Water Rally was a clinic on environmental concerns that cannot be ignored. Competing interests were identified and speakers emphasized that Alabamians need to be vigilant and coordinate efforts to secure good health and the future of the state’s water supply.

Ultimately, the importance of the Water Rally was to share information.  “Students are a great resource…Students who want to make a difference and who are in school learning how to make an impact are all hono