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FALL CONFERENCE 2019: General Registration

MACC's Fall Conference 2019: Devens Common Center, Devens, MA

 Export to Your Calendar 10/19/2019
When: Saturday, October 19, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
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Devens Common Center
31 Andrews Parkway
Devens, Massachusetts  01434
United States
Contact: Lindsay Martucci
617-489-3930


Online registration is available until: 10/19/2019
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FALL CONFERENCE 2019

RATES TO ATTEND

MACC Members Ticket: $115  *please remember to login to receive the member rate.

Includes All Currently Paid Members: Conservation Commissioners, Commission Staff and Associate Members, Individual Members, Non-Profit/Government Agency Members and Corporate-Business Members


Non-MACC Member: Government Agency and Non-Profit Staff Only Ticket:$120   

Includes: Environmental Non-Profit Staff and Government Agency employees (state and federal), Any municipal employees (DPW, Planners, Sewer Depts. etc. except conservation commissioners. This price is NOT for conservation commissioners.


Non-MACC Members Ticket: $135

Not a member?  No problem!  Only $135 for conference admission, continental breakfast, coffee breaks, lunch, exhibit hall, and all-day training.


Student Ticket: $55  *Must be a valid full-time student. 

 

*Contact MACC's office at 617-489-3930 if you have questions on current status of membership or need help with registration.

** REGISTRANTS PAYING BY CHECK AND BEING REIMBURSED BY A TOWN PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE FOR ASSISTANCE.


 

FALL CONFERENCE 2019 AGENDA

Draft Agenda - Subject to Change

8:00 Registration Open Coffee and Refreshments; Visit Exhibit Booths

8:30 Congregate in large ballroom for welcome before classes begin 

9:05 Morning Session– Three Fundamentals Units & Two Workshops (choose one)

Units
o Unit 103: Plan Review and Site Visit Procedures 
o Unit 201: Getting Home before Midnight: How to Run an Effective Meeting
o Unit 204: Managing Conservation Land: Inventories, Goals, and Conflicts

Workshops
o Urban Forests: Improving Our Communities while Building Climate Change Resilience
o Managing Buffer Zones in Massachusetts: Considering the Science while Applying the Regulations   

10:20 Morning Break (20 minutes)

11:55 Morning Session Ends 


12:10 Buffer Lunch
12:40 Conservation Leadership: Lessons Learned from the Town of "Hampton" -   Kathy Sferra-Guest Speaker



1:10 Transition to Afternoon Classrooms 

1:30 Afternoon Session - Three Fundamentals & Two Workshops (choose one)

Units
o Unit 102: Wetlands Protection Act: Fundamentals, Process, and Procedures 
o Unit 105: Writing Effective Orders of Conditions 
o Unit 207: Fundamentals of Wetlands Enforcement


Workshops
o Native Plants and Pollinators: Making Connections for Conservation
o Culverts: Designing, Constructing, and paying for Culvert Replacements (with case studies and lessons learned)

2:45 Afternoon Break

4:15 Afternoon Session Ends  

4:15-5:15  Networking and Happy Social Hour (cash bar)

 

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Featured Members

Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions (MACC)
10 Juniper Road
Belmont, MA 02478
Phone: (617) 489 - 3930
Email us: staff@maccweb.org

     


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