OAGEE Spring Conference 2014 Program!

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Blue Mountain & Blue Waters Field Studies

Join us on a tree top walk as we explore Ontario's Niagara Escarpment, which is a UNESCO World  Biosphere Reserve. Search for tribolites on the shores of Nottawasaga Bay in Craigleith Provincial Park and explore Scenic Caves.

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DATE
Friday May 2nd 2014
LOCATION
Royal Harbour Resort, 1 Harbour Street, Thornbury Ontario
COST
Members $140 conference fee + HST Includes: lunch, transportation, and all activity fees.    

You must be a current paid member of OAGEE to attend conference. Please ensure that you include membership (Individual, Department, Student, etc.) if you are not a current member. Not sure if your membership has expired? No problem!  Login @ www.oagee.org and click the View Your Account button in the bottom left corner of the page. Note: it may be necessary to login twice. 

AGENDA

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Registration: 8:00 am            Welcome: 8:30 am

MORNING ACTIVITIES

Niagara Escarpment

Niagara Escarpment Commission Protecting the Biosphere?

Craigleigh Provincial Park Oil Shale and Fossils

 

 

AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES

Caves

Scenic Caves
Impact of Glaciation on the Niagara Escarpment and
Eco-tourism

 

 

 

End: 4:00 pm

NOTE: We will be hiking through various terrains and participating in an eco-adventure. You must wear running shoes or hiking boots in order to participate in the scenic cave activities.

A Geographers' Blues Fest!

ACCOMMODATION

Royal Harbour Resort http://www.royalharbourresort.com/

1-877-540-8633        info@royalharbourresort.com

OAGEE RATES 1 night 2 nights
 2 Bedroom (sleeps 4-6) $144 $288
Efficiency (sleeps 2-4) $105 $210

For more information please contact:
Sue Hotte        suehotte@yahoo.ca        905-932-1646
 

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