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Prairie Lands Environmental Summit

March 30, 2016
Western Illinois University Union, Sandburg Theatre
Macomb, IL

Time Speaker Topic/Title
10:00 AM Tom Sadler, Economics; Heather McIlvaine-Newsad, Sociology and Anthropology; Chris Merrett, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs; Bill Knox, English Local Food Networks and Activism in the Heartland - PANEL DISCUSSION
11:00 AM Joel Gruver, Agriculture What is Civic Agriculture?
Fred Iutzi, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs Cooperatives, Community-Owned Businesses & Sustainability
Ken McCravy, Biological Sciences Natural History and Conservation of Native Bees
12:00 PM Amy Patrick Mossman, Liberal Arts and Sciences The Power of Pen and Place: Literature and the Land
Steve Bennett, Geology Groundwater Protection
David King, Prairie Land Conservancy Land Protection Options
1:00 PM Hal Marchand, Health Sciences & Social Work; Judy Berglund, Health Sciences & Social Work; Jack Rozdilsky, Health Sciences & Social Work; Kenneth Clonitz, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration Environment and Health: Extreme Events - PANEL DISCUSSION