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FYI: Madison JASON '97 is Online!




>>What bird travels with a flock of a hundred thousand others?
>>
>>What bird is named after a clumsy person?
>>
>>VISIT the "new" MADISON JASON '97 Web site
>>at http://www.seagrant.wisc.edu/jason97 and find out!
>>
>>Madison-Area JASON '97 is featuring migratory birds that stop in Wisconsin.
>> Nine of them will be popping up on the Madison JASON '97 web site.  When
>>the birds arrive this spring, they will be featured in our "Avian
>>Adventure" quiz contest.  Everyone is welcome to enter the contest; 4th-8th
>>graders are eligible for a chance to win a JASON VIII T-shirt.  Just e-mail
>>us (sg-jason@mail.seagrant.wisc.edu) to receive advance notice when the
>>contest begins.
>>
>>Wisconsin Sea Grant is developing Madison JASON '97 on behalf of the 4th-
>>through 8th-grade Madison-area students and their teachers who are
>>participating in the 1996-97 JASON Project curriculum, "Journey from the
>>Center of the Earth," and studying the relationships between glaciers,
>>volcanoes and migratory birds.  The site includes a listing of
>>participating schools, guides to teacher resources and community "passport
>>sites," and student homepages developed as part of the JASON VIII Project
>>curriculum.
>>
>>We hope you find this year's Web site even better than our award-winning
>>JASON VII effort. 
>>
>>If you'd like to learn more about the interactive international JASON science
>>education project, follow the "JASON Project" link at the bottom of our
>>Madison JASON home page.

Stephen Wittman
Assistant Director for Communications
University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute
1800 University Ave. * Madison, WI 53705-4094
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 Phone: (608) 263-5371 * Fax: (608) 263-2063
 E-mail: swittman@seagrant.wisc.edu
 URL: http://www.seagrant.wisc.edu
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