Aquatic Resources Education Association
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Title of Presentation: Fishing Partners: Iowa DNR and 4-H Making a Difference

Author:

Presenters: Judy Levings, Iowa State University Extension, Iowa State University, 33

Curtiss Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011 515-294-4764, jlevings@iastate.edu Barb Gigar, Aquatic Education Specialist, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, 2473 160th Rd., Guthrie Center, Iowa 50115 515-747-2200

A/V Needs: Overhead projector and screen

Abstract: Discover how Iowa 4-H and the DNR Aquatic Education program are making a difference in the lives of youth and the environment through their unique partnership. See how they are targeting youth and volunteers through promoting 4-H Fish Iowa project clubs, after school programs, day camps and extended overnight camps throughout the state. Lots of ideas have been implemented with great success. Check out their curriculum, website, mini-grants program, and publications.