2000 AREA Conference
October 25-29
Omni Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 27, 2000
TIME   Meeting Room Speakers Information
7:30 A.M. Registration Opens

Closes at 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:30 A.M. General Session

90 minutes

Panel Discussion: Future of Fishing

Moderator Kristen Lavine, Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation

10:00 A.M. Break

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.

10:15 A.M. Concurrent Sessions

55 minutes

Yellow Perch Hatch, Raise and Release Project

Cindy Boyle, Arlington Echo Outdoor Center

Florida's Clean Marine Program

Debora Morgan Hall, Fl Department of Environmental Protection

WILD About Education: Part 1

Donna Ashbury,

Project WILD National Headquarters

11:15 A.M. Concurrent Sessions

55 minutes

WOW!: The Wonders of Wetlands

David Christopher, Environmental Concern Inc.

Fish Iowa! Getting Physical Education Programs Hooked on Fishing

Barb Gigar, Iowa DNR

WILD About Aquatic Education: Part 2

Donna Ashbury,

Project WILD National Headquarters

12:15 P.M. Lunch

AREA Business Meeting

12:15 - 2:00 p.m.

2:15 PM Concurrent Sessions

55 minutes

The Everglades Case Study

Dr. Tom Marcinkowski, Florida Institute of Technology

POW! The Planning of Wetlands

Karen L. Ripple, Environmental Concern Inc.

Wildlife Forever's State Fish Art Contest

Brian Czock, Wildlife Forever

3:15 P.M. Break

3:15 - 3:30 p.m.

3:30 P.M. Concurrent Sessions

55 minutes

  Panel Discussion:

National 4-H Sportfishing and Aquatic Resource Education Program

Hector Cruz Lopez Moderator

4:30 P.M. Dinner on Your Own  

* Meals Included in Registration*
-  Continental Breakfast
- Breaks all day