The 27th Annual International Submerged Lands Management Conference
Submit your abstract online for the 2008 International Submerged Lands Management Conference at http://www.submergedlands2008.com.
Date: October 26-28, 2008
Location: Hagerty Center, Northwestern Michigan College, Traverse City, Michigan
Overview: The Great Lakes Commission is hosting the 27th Annual International Submerged Lands Management Conference. The conference will highlight issues surrounding the administration of submerged lands and adjacent uplands. Conference sessions will focus on the opportunities, successes and challenges facing managers of submerged lands and resources. Attendees from the United States and Canada will be able to share their experiences and gain new perspective.
Audience: State and provincial managers, professionals and other specialists who deal with issues pertaining to the administration of submerged lands and adjacent uplands will benefit from this conference.
Call for Abstracts: Issues to be considered for abstracts include, but are not limited to: public trust/public access, energy facility siting, underwater preserves, submerged cultural resources, underwater habitat, water-dependent uses, waterfront development, hazards and many other topics.
Sponsors: We are currently recruiting sponsors for this event. A sponsorship registration form is available online from the conference web site.
Contact: For more information contact Becky Pearson at the Great Lakes Commission, firstname.lastname@example.org, (734) 971-9135