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Of Interest: Upcoming Events

August 5 - 7, 2008
The 15th annual Conservation Education Workshop:“Wild Things...You Make My Heart Sing...For EE Learning”
Agency: The Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts and ODNR’s Division of Soil and Water Conservation
Where: Sauder Heritage Inn, Archbold, Ohio 43502
Contact: Jeanne Russell, (614) 784-1900,

September 11, 2008
TMDL Development and Implementation: Current Progress and Future Direction
Agency: The Water Environment Federation, in cooperation with the U.S. EPA.
Where: Sheraton Baltimore City Center, Baltimore, MD.
Contact: WEF Registration, (703) 684-2441

September 14-18, 2008
The 16th Annual National Nonpoint Source Monitoring Workshop
Agency: The Ohio State University’s Stream Restoration, Ecology, and Aquatic Management Solutions (STREAMS) program
Where: Marriott Renaissance Hotel, Columbus, OH.
Contact: Jessica D'Ambrosio, Conference Coordinator Phone (614) 688-4438,

September 15-18, 2008
Great Lakes Beach Association Annual Meeting
Where: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Porter County, Indiana
Contact: Richard Whitman, (219) 926-8336,

September 20, 2008
Dike 14 Fall Open House
Agency: Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District
Where: Next to Gordon State Park-Cleveland Lakefront State Park, Cleveland, Ohio
Contact: Janine Rybka, District Administrator, (216) 524-6580, ext. 13

September 23-25, 2008
Mid-Atlantic Chapter of IECA's 15th Annual Workshop & Trade Show
Where: Radisson Hotel—Green Tree, Pittsburgh, PA
Contact: Charles Riling, (304) 558-9761,

October 6-7, 2008
Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting
Where: Hôtel Château Laurier Québec, Quebec, CA
Contact: Tim Eder, Executive Director, (734) 971-9135,

October 6 - 7, 2008
IJC’s Biennial Meeting
Where: the St. Clair Centre for the Arts, Windsor, Ontario, CA
Contact: Washington: Frank Bevacqua, (202) 736-9024, Ottawa: Greg McGillis, (613) 947-1420,

October 15-17, 2008
ASBPA's National Coastal Conference: Chicago 2008 "Sustainable Shorelines"
Where: Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL
Contact: (239) 489-2616,

October 20-22, 2008
Farming with Grass: Achieving Sustainable Mixed Agricultural Landscapes
A Special Conference hosted by the Soil & Water Conservation Society
Where: Sheraton Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City, OK
Contact: Alan Franzluebbers, Program Committee Chair,

Great Lakes Commission des Grands Lacs.  2805 S. Industrial Highway, Suite 100.  Ann Arbor, MI  48104-6791.  phone: 734/971.9135.  fax: 734/971-9150. GLIN Partner