Thanks to The Guardian‘s coverage of and link to the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) which
has a history of working in environmental management dating back to 1895. In the succeeding decades, engineers, scientists and other professionals came together to combine their expertise across a broad range of environmental disciplines. The present day Institution was formed in 1987 when the Institution of Public Health Engineers merged with the Institution of Water Engineers and Scientists and the Institute of Water Pollution Control to form the Institution of Water and Environmental Management.The Institution was granted a Royal Charter in 1995 and was proud to celebrate its centenary in the same year.
We will investigate further. For now our attention is brought by The Guardian to CIWEM’s annual awards for great environmental photography. There is an Under 21 category which we hope some of our more youthful collective members (e.g. 1, 2, 3, 4 come to mind) might considering an entry to…