2nd Annual Great Lakes Aquatic Habitat Network and Fund Grassroots Symposium October 14 & 15,
This year’s symposium will be held on October 14 & 15, 2005 in Lakeside, Ohio. Lodging, Meals, and Registration costs are ONLY $100 per person. T ravel scholarships and some registration scholarships are available. If you wish to learn more or register, please visithttp://glhabitat.org/grassroots.html or email email@example.com.
The world’s largest lake has its own day of recognition!
July 17, Celebrate Lake Superior Day, July 17, 2005, by hosting an event in your environmental organization or department. The Lake Superior Binational Forum is promoting this Basin-wide event to highlight the personal, environmental, economic, and spiritual connections people have to this unique world treasure. This event is held annually on the third Sunday in July.
Join the festivities by hosting an activity or event in your organization or community. Visit the Forum’s website for a list of activities useful for environmental groups: http://www.superiorforum.info
Great Lakes Aquatic Habitat Network and Fund Grants Programs Application Deadline Septmenber 30, 2005,
Applications are requested for the Project Grants Program and Technical Assistance Grants Program. For more information and requests for proposals please visit www.glhabitat.org or call Jill at (231)347-1181.
- Stream Bioassessment Institute 2005, August 15 – 19
- Benthic Macroinvertebrate Identification Program, August 22 – 26
Complete information is available at: www.hudsonBasin.org then click on workshops.
Rural Land Uses: Development, Conservation and Farming in Ohio August 23,
This one day seminar is designed for attorneys, engineers, planners, developers, surveyors, zoning board members, project managers, city council and board members, architects and land use officials. Speakers include: Kirby Date. AICP Countryside Program, Amalie Lipstreu, Center for Farmland Preservation in Northeast Ohio, Jean Mackenzie, Chagrin River Land Conservancy, Jill K.B. Clark, The Ohio State University.
Where: Independence, Ohio Clarion Hotel & Conference Center When: 8:30 am- 4:30 pm.
For more information, please visit http://www.centerforfarmlandpreservation.org/calendar.html