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2019 New England Chapter Fall Meeting

Oct 04, 2019 09:30am -
Oct 05, 2019 04:30pm

Event Description

SWS New England  2019 Annual Meeting and Conference

The topic for this year is stream barrier removal, and our working title is; “Dammed if you do and dammed if you don’t: Barrier removal and stream integration.” Following the previous successful meetings, we will visit selected barrier removal sites in Central Connecticut on Friday October 4th, and hold the conference and Annual Meeting on Saturday October 5th at Central Connecticut State University. 


Friday October 4th Site Visits (9:30 AM – 4:30 PM). 

Meet at Blackledge Falls State Park Parking Lot at 3874 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT.

Saturday October 5th  Conference & Meeting (7:30 AM – 4:30 PM)

Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT – The Connecticut Room


Courtyard Marriott 

1081 West Street, Southington, CT 06489

Guest room rate: $ 129.00   Reservation cut-off date: 9/19/19   Room block name: Society of Wetland Scientists


Friday Site Visits:

9:30am – 11:00am – View Blackledge Dam removal site Blackledge Falls State Park, Glastonbury, CT

11:45am – 12:30pm – Lunch Meriden Green, 77 State Street Meriden, CT

12:30pm -2:30pm – View Harbor Brook stream daylighting and flood control project site

3:15pm – 4:30pm  – View Pond Lily Preserve at 410 Valley Street, New Haven, CT

Saturday Conference and Annual Meeting:

7:30am – 8:15am  -  Registration

8:30am - 10:30am  - Program

10:30am – 11:00am  –  Morning Break

11:00am – 12:00pm – Program

12:00pm  – 1:00pm  – Lunch

1:00pm – 1:15pm – Annual Meeting

1:15pm  – 2:45pm  – Program

2:45pm – 3:00pm  Afternoon Break

3:00pm – 4:30pm  – Program


Field Trip (Friday) Only

Regular $20   LATE: $30

Student  $10   LATE: $15

Conference (Saturday) Only

Regular  $40   LATE: $50

Student $20  LATE: $25

Field Trip and Conference (Fri & Sat)

Regular $50  LATE: $60

Student $25  LATE: $30

NOTE:  LIMIT of 30 for the Field Trip.  If you are unable to register, the field trip is full. 

Please email membership@sws.org  if you would like to be placed on a waiting list. 

LATE registration fees start on September 30th and the last day to register is October 1st

Event Type:Conference
Early registration ends on Sep 04, 2019.
Regular registration starts on Sep 05, 2019 and ends on Sep 29, 2019.
Late registration starts on Sep 30, 2019.
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