San Jose

Chasing Water

12:30 p.m. | Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user eawortman


The intensification of water scarcity around the globe has drastic implications for local communities, economies and ecosystems. Broadly scaled policies have shown to be ineffective solutions. Join the author of Chasing Water for a discussion about the tools we can use to ensure that our water supplies remain sustainable in perpetuity. Co-presented by Island Press.

+ Brian Richter / The Nature Conservancy


SPUR San Jose
76 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408.638.0083


Okay to bring lunch
Free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

Sponsorship payments will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.


Auxiliary Services

If you are interested in participating in any SPUR meetings, seminars, conferences, programs and/or walking tours and require auxiliary aids or services for your disability (e.g., qualified interpreter, qualified reader, written materials, taped texts), please submit your request to SPUR at least five (5) business days in advance of the SPUR event by contacting the Public Programming team at or 415-781-8726 x132. SPUR will work with you in identifying effective auxiliary aids or services that it can provide. If you need to cancel your request, please notify SPUR at least two (2) business days in advance. SPUR reserves the right to deny specific requests for qualified interpreters or qualified readers to individuals who repeatedly submit requests for auxiliary aids/services and fail to cancel at least two (2) business days in advance.​

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