The forum originated with a series of informal lectures by Dr. Marrin (nickname West), whose fascination with water may be traced to a lifetime of experiential and intellectual endeavors. His career includes teaching, consulting, and applied research in the public and private sectors. Download a brief review of his background at the bottom of this page.
The web-based components consist of:
• A preview of West's books and articles addressing water;
• Access to archived interviews, exhibitions or presentations;
• A collection of explorations or insights into water's mystery.
The live and interactive components consist of:
• Presentations emphasizing water quality and perception;
• Opportunities to perceive or experience water differently;
• Collaboration or assistance with water-related projects.