Date of Award

Spring 2021

Document Type


First Advisor

Christina Holmes

Second Advisor

Dana Dudle

Third Advisor

Salil Benegal


Overall, this research project seeks to understand the relationship between the grassroots movements fighting against corporate induced water contamination and government agencies responding to their concerns. How do these parties communicate currently and what factors provide context into how this flawed system can be modified in order to recognize and remedy the effects of environmental injustice in the United States?