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1996 Westfield River Symposium
Recreation

Saturday, April 20, 1996
Westfield State College - Wilson Auditorium


8:00- 8:30   Registration (posters available for viewing all day)

8:30- 9:30   Welcome Robert Bristow, Symposium Chair
Dr. Catherine Lilly, Westfield State College
David Pardoe, WRWA President
Brian Brodeur, MA Office of Watershed Management
Mark Noonan, Westfield Planner
    Keynote Address Welcome to Our Wild & Scenic Westfield River, a slide show presented by Doug James (WRWA), with music by Judy Simonds (WSC)

9:30- 10:45   Concurrent
Sessions
Teacher Session I (Aud A): "Orienteering in the Elementary School" - Sandy McNiven (Western MA Geographic Center)

Recreation Issues (Aud C): "Angling Opportunities" - John Gannon (WRWA)

Recreation & the Internet (Bates PC lab): "Surfing the net for recreation and tourism information in Western MA" - Rob Bristow (GARP Dept, WSC)

10:45- 11:00   Poster Session
 


11:00- 12:15   Concurrent
Sessions
Teacher Session II (Aud A): "The River That Connects Us: Under5standing the Connecticut River Watershed and its Subbasins" - Marsha Alibrandi (CT River Watershed Council)

Watershed Issues (Aud C): "Westfield River Task Force" - Brian Brodeur (Office of Watershed Management)

Recreation & the Internet (Bates PC lab): "Surfing the net for recreation and tourism information in Western MA" - WSC GARP students

       


The 1996 Westfield River Symposium was sponsored by:

Department of Geography & Regional Planning, Westfield State College
Westfield River Watershed Association, Inc.
Western Massachusetts Geographic Center at Westfield State College
Division of Graduate and Continuing Education, Westfield State College

Past Symposia: | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 |
| 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 |
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