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Schuylkill Watershed Congress Scholarship Applications
Sat Mar 12, 2011 / Education and Outreach
The SAN will once again be providing a limited number of Scholarships for the 2011 Schuylkill Watershed Congress.
Download the scholarship application here: SWC Scholarship Application
This year’s program features 28 concurrent sessions and 7 poster sessions covering a broad range of topics. The 2011 Keynote Presentation offers a panel discussion titled "Economic Benefits of Protected Open Space in Southeastern Pennsylvania." Speakers include Nick Frontino, Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, Lee Huang, Econsult Corporation, Patty Elkis, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission and Donna Pitz,GreenSpace Alliance. This panel will present an overview of a recent study that quantified in dollars and cents the value of the 200,000 acres of parks, preserved farms and land trust lands in southeastern Pennsylvania.
Whether you are a volunteer dedicated to improving your watershed, a municipal official who cares about water resources, a conservation professional charged with protecting our waterways, a teacher who wants to inform others about watersheds, or a student who wants to know more about stream functions, the Schuylkill Watershed Congress offers something for you.
See official website for schedule and registration form: http://www.delawareriverkeeper.org/pdf/2011_SWC_Online_Detail.pdf