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2008 Westfield River Symposium

What's Up in Your Watershed?

Saturday, April 5, 2008
Westfield State College - Scanlon Banquet Hall


8:15-9:00   Registration Continental Breakfast provided, Exhibits available for viewing from 9:00 to 12:15

9:00-10:00   Welcome Mark Damon, WRWA President
Dr. Robert Bristow, Associate Vice President, Westfield State College
    Keynote Address TBA
Richard K. Sullivan, Commissioner, MA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation
 

10:15-11:00   Concurrent
Sessions I
Addressing the Impact of Road-Stream Crossing Structures on the Movement of Aquatic Organisms: Scott Jackson (U. of Massachusetts, Dept. of Natural Resources Conservation)

The Landowner Incentive Program: John O'Leary (MA Division of Fisheries & Wildlife)

Development of a Westfield River Water Quality Monitoring Program: David Doe (Westfield State College, Dept. of Biology)

11:00-11:30   Viewing of Exhibits  
11:30-12:15   Concurrent
Sessions II
Anadromous Fish Restoration in Massachusetts: Caleb Slater (MA Division of Fisheries & Wildlife)

Opportunities for Land Preservation in the Watershed: Mark Noonan (Vice President, Winding River Land Conservancy) and Keith Ross (LandVest)

The Year to Go Wild on the Westfield River: Carrie Banks (MA Riverways, Westfield River Wild & Scenic Advisory Committee)



1:15- ?   Field Trips Visit to a Recently Completed LIP Project: John O'Leary (MA ...)

The Watershed Waltz (a puppet show): Marmalade Productions (SBH Aud B)

      Confirmed Exhibitors:

Bill Hardie, Trapper
Connecticut River Watershed Council
Friends of Robinson State Park
MA Dept of Conservation & Recreation
MA Division of Fisheries & Wildlife
Massachusetts Riverways
National Park Service
Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
Russell Biomass
The Nature Conservancy
The Trustees of Reservations
Tighe and Bond
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Westfield River Wild & Scenic Advisory Committee
Western Massachusetts Fly Fishing Association
Westfield River Watershed Association


       


The 2008 Westfield River Symposium is sponsored by:

Westfield River Watershed Association
Westfield River Environmental Center at WSC
Westfield State College

       


Past Symposia: | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 |
| 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 |
| 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 |