JEANNE NORBERG introduced Professor of Agronomy, Ron Turco, who is also
Director of Indiana Water Resource Center. He outlined the water research
projects in the State noting that the Wabash River is one of the important
projects. The Wabash River is 510 miles long, drains 22,000 square miles
(about 2/3 of the state), and is free of a dam for 411 miles. It passes through
seventeen counties and has water quality problems. In addition to the research,
he is coordinating activities with other agencies and Purdue.