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A podcast all about WATER from the Fort Worth Water Department!

A podcast all about WATER from the Fort Worth Water Department!
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United States

Description:

A podcast all about WATER from the Fort Worth Water Department!

Twitter:

@fwwater

Language:

English

Contact:

682-249-1209


Episodes

Episode 7: Take Me Out to the Ball Game

5/8/2019
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It’s baseball season and we had some questions about baseball and water for Tim Costello, Director of Business Development and the VOICE of the Texas AirHogs in Grand Prairie, Texas! So we went to the AirHogs stadium to talk with him. We discuss the benefits of artificial turf vs grass, which, by the way, include saving a TON of water. ALSO, John-Michael tried out for the AirHogs at their open tryouts so find out if he made the team (SPOILER ALERT: He didn’t). You can see the AirHogs...

Duration:00:19:13

Special Episode: Kimbell Art Museum

4/15/2019
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Join us as we take a trip down the street to the beautiful Kimbell Art Museum here in Fort Worth! We had a wonderful chat in the beautiful Piano Pavilion Auditorium with Nancy Edwards, the Curator of European Art. We talked about The Lure of Dresden: Bellotto at the Court of Saxony, one of their latest exhibitions. We also talked about the history of the museum and the importance of water in their day-to-day operations. We discussed their upcoming exhibition, Monet: The Late Years, which...

Duration:00:30:59

Episode 6: Chasing Leaks & Chasing Dreams

3/20/2019
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Have a New Year’s resolution to run 5K’s and help people in need? Well look no further because the Chasing Leaks 5K is coming up on March 30th and all the proceeds go to our Water Payment Assistance Program which helps local families pay their water bills. Join us as we talk with Raymond Litster (who you might remember from Episode 2: Dinosaur Pee) and Michele Birmingham all about Chasing Leaks. We also sat down with Rene Villalobos, a veteran ultra-marathon runner, and talked about his...

Duration:00:22:49

Episode 5: AgriLife Water U & You

3/6/2019
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On today’s episode we take a trip to the Water University at Texas A&M Agrilife Research & Extension Center to talk to horticulturist, Patrick Dickinson. Patrick is a horticulturist and he’s a member of the amazing team of people who teach our Water Saving Seminars. The first one is coming up on March 14th so see the link below to register! A huge thanks to Patrick for taking some time to talk with us! See below for all the links to his social media and AgriLife Water University’s social...

Duration:00:23:52

Special Episode: Drippy & The Lone Star Brahmas

3/1/2019
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On today's VERY special episode of H2OMG, we take a trip out to North Richland Hills to talk with Chad Siewert, the Vice President of the Lone Star Brahma's Hockey Club. Find out really important things like: EXACTLY how many gallons of water it takes to make a professional ice rink and what's the best hockey movie ever made? H2OMG is brought to you by the Fort Worth Water Department! Join us as we explore how water makes it possible. If you have a question and you'd like us to answer it...

Duration:00:34:01

Episode 4: National Engineers Week 2019

2/20/2019
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On today’s episode we take a trip to the Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility to talk with Ana-Julia Peña-Tijerina, our Engineering Manager. We discuss the huge variety of engineers in the water department and what inspired her to become an engineer. A big thanks to Ana-Julia for talking with us! H2OMG! is brought to you by the Fort Worth Water Department! Join us as we explore how water makes it possible. If you have a question and you'd like us to answer it on the podcast, email us!...

Duration:00:30:54

Episode 3: The SONICATOR

2/6/2019
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On today’s episode we visit Lacey Boles, a chemist at our Environmental Laboratory to talk about the critical role chemistry plays every single day here at the Fort Worth Water department. ALSO, find out the TOP SECRET ways that chemists celebrate National Periodic Table Day! THRILL as you listen to the sounds of John-Michael’s wedding ring being cleaned by THE SONICATOR! A big thanks to Lacey for talking with me and showing me around the City of Fort Worth Environmental Laboratory! H2OMG!...

Duration:00:19:50

Episode 2: Dinosaur Pee

1/23/2019
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On the second episode of H2OMG!, meet Raymond Litster, our Senior Environmental Specialist for Water Conservation! We discuss all sorts of things like: easy ways to save water every day, how to get kids interested in water conservation, and our upcoming Chasing Leaks 5K. Also, have you ever wanted to know what’s the best Star Trek movie ever made? Don’t worry, we’ll tell you! H2OMG! is brought to you by the Fort Worth Water Department! Join us as we explore how water makes it possible. If...

Duration:00:26:06

Episode 1: Water We Doing?

1/9/2019
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It's our first episode! Meet a couple of your hosts, Katy & John-Michael. Find out their dream jobs and learn their answers to the burning question of "If you had to live inside of a movie, what would it be?"! H2OMG! is brought to you by the Fort Worth Water Department! Join us as we explore how water makes it possible. If you have a question for us and you'd like us to answer it on the podcast, email us! We can be reached at wpe@fortworthtexas.gov. Thanks and we hope you enjoy! Remember...

Duration:00:12:30

H2OMG - Season 1 Teaser

12/31/2018
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H2OMG! is brought to you by the Fort Worth Water Department! Join us as we explore the world of water. Follow us! Twitter: @Fwwater /@Fwagua Facebook: Fort Worth Water /Fort Worth Agua Instagram: @SaveFWwater Special thanks to Eric Nevarez for the music and sound effects.

Duration:00:00:29