This conference seeks to promote the sharing of ideas and concepts among diverse groups with the common interest of protecting our coldwater resources.
New this year is a student poster contest (due Friday, January 10, 2014).
The conference will begin on Friday, February 21, with an optional Friday afternoon workshop that will focus on how to protect, conserve, and restore stream habitat, while also protecting adjacent property from potential flooding impacts. The workshop will be followed by a Friday evening social. At the social attendees will have the opportunity to network and visit the many exhibitors and posters. The event will include appetizers and a cash bar.
On Saturday, February 22, the program will begin at 8:30 a.m. with our keynote speaker. Twelve breakout sessions will round off the morning and afternoon, with topics related to conserving, protecting, and restoring our coldwater streams. The presentations will highlight research, case studies, proactive community action, policy and regulations, and targeted outreach and advocacy that have played a part in ensuring environmental protection.
- Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds
- Pennsylvania Council of Trout Unlimited
- Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
- Pennsylvania Environment Digest: Crisci Associates
- Pennsylvania Wildlife Federation
- Chesapeake Bay Foundation