Helen Domske, NY Sea Grant, P: 716-645-3610, E: email@example.com
Kara Lynn Dunn, Publicist, P: 315-465-7578, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Buffalo, NY, April 1, 2013 - New York Sea Grant, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), New York State Assemblyman Sean Ryan, and the Southtowns Walleye Association of WNY are hosting the 2013 New York Sea Grant State of Lake Erie meeting Thursday, April 11 from 7pm to 9pm at the Southtowns Walleye Association Club House, 5895 Southwestern Boulevard, in Hamburg, NY.
The featured presentations will address:
- The Status of the Warm Water Fish Community
with NYSDEC Lake Erie Unit Leader Don Einhouse
- The Status of the Cold Water Fish Community
with NYSDEC Senior Fishery Biologist Jim Markham
- The New Western New York PRISM: Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management with Dr. Christopher Pennuto of Buffalo State College
- A US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Program Update
with USFWS Fishery Biologist Denise L. Clay.
The program is free to attend. For details and directions, contact New York Sea Grant (NYSG) Coastal Education Specialist Helen Domske
, NYSG Great Lakes Program, University of Buffalo, 716-645-3610, email@example.com
New York Sea Grant (NYSG), a cooperative program of Cornell University
and the State University of New York, is one of 33 university-based
programs under the National Sea Grant College Program (NSGCP) of the
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The NSGCP
engages this network of the nation’s top universities in conducting
scientific research, education, training and extension projects designed
to foster science-based decisions about the use and conservation of our
aquatic resources. Through its statewide network of integrated
services, NYSG has been promoting coastal vitality, environmental
sustainability, and citizen awareness about the State’s marine and Great
Lakes resources since 1971.
For updates on Sea Grant activities: www.nyseagrant.org
has RSS, Facebook
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links. NYSG also offers a free e-list sign up via www.nyseagrant.org/coastlines
for NY Coastlines, its flagship publication, and Currents, its e-newsletter supplement, each distributed 3-4 times a year.