Time for Positivity: Water news is dominated by negative stories about pollution, shortages, and looming crises. Gloomy coverage feeds pessimism and distracts from education about the positive developments, potential solutions, and success stories.
Spotlight on Solutions: There are many examples of uplifting projects and change-making people in water. waterloop shares these examples and highlights how challenges can be turned into opportunities for progress and provide models for others to follow.
Raising Awareness: waterloop presents conversations about water through videos, podcasts, and social media. Greater understanding of the importance of water and options to increase sustainability improves stewardship, management, and support for projects and policies.
Elevating Important Topics: Recent topics on waterloop include restoring waterways, community benefits from projects, safe drinking water, climate resilience, environmental justice, nature-based infrastructure, innovative finance, use of data and technology, and coastal issues.
waterloop is grateful to be made possible in part by grants from
Spring Point Partners and the Walton Family Foundation.
Founder and Producer
Travis Loop has 20 years of high-level experience in communications and media. He formerly directed water communications for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C. and managed public affairs for EPA’s Chesapeake Bay restoration program in Annapolis, Md. Travis also served as the speechwriter and a communications manager for the Governor of Hawaii. He began his career as a newspaper reporter and editor.