[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

GLIN==> Cuyahoga River Symposium



Posted on behalf of <kdanczak@mpo.noaca.org>

---
 Cuyahoga River Symposium
 http://community.cleveland.com/cc/cuyahogariver

CONTACT:
Kelly Danczak, Environmental Planner
(216) 241-2414 Ext. 275
kdanczak@mpo.noaca.org


Cuyahoga River Symposium

Sponsored by Cuyahoga River Remedial Action Plan

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Happy Days Visitor's Center
500 W. Streetsboro
Peninsula, Ohio 44264

8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

Cuyahoga River: Today's Sizzling Issues

[Cleveland]--Join us as we douse the flames on today's searing issues,
including the return of the fish to the river, the challenges and benefits
of urban stream restoration, pollution control strategies and recreation
plans.  A Cuyahoga River Symposium, sponsored by the Cuyahoga River Remedial
Action Plan (RAP), will be held on Thursday, October 25, 2001 at Happy Days
Visitor's Center, 500 W. Streetsboro, Peninsula, Ohio, from 8:30 a.m.- 3:00
p.m. This symposium will highlight the ongoing work being done by the
Cuyahoga River Remedial Action Plan (RAP) and the river stakeholders.  Join
us for a day of expert speakers, reports on the State of the Cuyahoga River
and an opportunity to comment on current plans and future programs.  Steve
Litt, Plain Dealer Art & Architecture Critic is the keynote speaker.  He
will provide his vision for developing the region in relationship to its
watersheds and waterways. Don't miss the boat! Cost is $25.00 per person,
$15.00 for students and lunch is included.  Registration and Fee Deadline is
October 17, 2001.

Symposium topics include:

+ Findings of the Ohio EPA's Cuyahoga River Intensive Survey

+ The Challenges and Benefits of Urban Stream Restoration
-Case Studies in Yellow Creek and Big Creek watersheds

+ Current Combined Sewer Overflow Initiatives in Akron and Cleveland

+  Plans for increasing recreation and public access  along the river

+  Findings of the Larval Fish Study

+ Community Feedback and Brainstorming Session

The Cuyahoga Remedial Action Plan (RAP) is a community-based organization
that promotes the cleanup and restoration of the Cuyahoga River. The RAP
focus area lies between Akron's Ohio Edison Dam and the near shore areas of
Lake Erie from Edgewater Beach to Wildwood Park.  Call 216-241-2414 ext. 275
for registration and information.


 Kelly Danczak
 kdanczak@mpo.noaca.org
 216-241-2414 ext. 275


* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
glin-announce is hosted by the Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN):
http://www.great-lakes.net
To subscribe: http://www.glin.net/forms/glin-announce_form.html
To post a message: http://www.glin.net/forms/glin-announce_post.html
To search the archive: http://www.glin.net/lists/glin-announce/
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *