[Coral-List] New Dates - 9th Virgin Islands NPS Conference

Elizabeth Ban elizabeth.ban at aya.yale.edu
Mon May 2 10:45:48 EDT 2005

Apologies for cross-postings - 

Call for Papers

We have rescheduled the 9th Virgin Islands Nonpoint Source Pollution Conference to be held November 28-30 at the Westin Resort in St. John, USVI.  Information on the Conference can be found at the website:  www.usvircd.org/NPSconf.html 

Please note - if you have previously submitted an abstract and are interested in presenting at the conference in November, please contact Anita Nibbs at 340-773-1082 and let her know your name and the title of your abstract.

The 9th Virgin Islands Nonpoint Source Pollution Conference Planning Committee announces a Call for Presentations.  You are cordially invited to submit abstracts to present information on implementing and/or adapting environmentally-friendly practices to reduce or prevent pollution of terrestrial and marine environments in the Caribbean region. Topics of particular interest include: 
   Watershed Management 
   Coastal Management 
   Government Initiatives 
   Low-Impact Development / Best Management Practices 
   Land Use / Island Planning 
   Nonpoint Source Pollution Education & Outreach 
Abstract proposals for training seminars, oral and poster presentations will be accepted by the Conference Planning Committee until August 1, 2005. 
The Planning Committee is also soliciting Product and Information Exhibits focusing on the theme or topics of interest mentioned above These are also due by August 1, 2005.
For details on submitting seminar, paper, poster, exhibit and display abstracts, contact Anita Nibbs at the VI Department of Planning and Natural Resources 340-773-1082 or nibbs.anita at vidpnr-dep.org 

Elizabeth Ban

Marine Advisor
Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service
Center for Marine & Environmental Studies
University of the Virgin Islands
No. 2 John Brewer's Bay
St. Thomas, VI 00802-9990

340-693-1392 (p)
340-693-1395 (f)
eban at uvi.edu

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