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1998 Westfield River Symposium
The Westfield River:
Coming Full Circle


Saturday, March 28, 1998
Westfield State College - Wilson Auditorium


8:30- 9:00   Registration (posters available for viewing all day)

9:00- 10:00   Welcome Dr. William Lopes, Westfield State College
    Keynote Address Trudy Coxe
Secretary of Environmental Affairs

    Sponsors'
Welcome
Jack Gannon, WRWA President
Dave Vincent, GARP Dept, WSC
Michael Parker, Westfield R Team Leader

10:00- 10:15   Poster Session
 


10:15- 12:00   Concurrent
Sessions
Auditorium A:

The Connecticut River Education Initiative (10:15) - Sarah Cothran, Director of Teacher Media Services, WGBY

Rachel Carson (11:00) - Patricia DePra (Physical Science Dept, WSC)

The H.B. Smith Story (11:30) - Dr. Stephanie Kelly and Melissa Santucci (GARP Dept, WSC)

Auditorium B

Congamond Lakes: The Good, The Bad, and the Milfoil (10:15) - Bob Hartzel (MA DEM)

Effects of Agriculture on the Watershed (10:50) - John Howell, Jr. (Dept of Plant Sciences, UMass)

Tourism Initiatives in the Westfield River Watershed (11:25) - Katheryn Corrigan (WRWA Board)

12:00- 1:00   Lunch (posters remain on display)

1:00- 3:30   Field Trips Salmon Restoration (John O'Leary, MA Watershed Initiative, EOEA) or Wetland Erosion (Rick Larson, MA DEP)
    OR  
    Indoor Session Physical Geography/Aquatic Life - David Vincent (GARP Dept, WSC) and James Phillips (Biology Dept, WSC)

       


The 1998 Westfield River Symposium was sponsored by:

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

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