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GroundBreakers Episode 4: Gary Sands

August 14, 2023  By Drainage Contractor

In our final episode of this season of The GroundBreakers, we’re talking with Dr. Gary Sands of the University of Minnesota. Gary was nominated by fellow 2023 GroundBreaker, Chris Hay.

Considered a leading educator in the field of drainage and water management, Dr. Sands is also known for his powerful collaboration skills. He’s led a series of drainage design workshops that have been a model for other extension drainage schools; he led the development of the annual Drainage Research Forum, which is now in its twenty-first year. His nominator, Chris, described his research work as game-changing, and having led to significant scientific advancements.

This episode is brought to you by The Water Table, which supports the GroundBreakers program. This season of the GroundBreakers was supported by The Water Table and Bron.


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