Erich Emery U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. History. October 2009 – Ohio River Basin Summit Co-Led by: US Environmental Protection Agency US Army Corps of Engineers The Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission (ORSANCO) The Ohio River Basin Water Resources Association
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Our Vision is to support and implement integrated management of the Basin’s resources to achieve sustainable economic growth, ecological integrity and public safety.
Our Mission is to form a successful collaboration that will recommend strategies and coordinate actions to address complex water resource challenges and priorities with a unified voice.
Our Purpose is to communicate on water resources issues in the Basin with the goal of identifying key issues that resonate with the entire Alliance membership.
Our Guiding Principles are to include everyone, leverage our resources and authorities, capitalize on existing collaborations, and do not impede or infringe on the mission of any other organization.
The next Ohio River Basin Conference is August 20-21, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky – details available on the ORBA website.