New Jersey Environmental Federation Conference
Saturday March 20, 2004

(from Jersey Coast Anglers Association February 2004 Newsletter)

New Jersey Environmental Federation (NJEF) will host its 18th annual conference “New Jersey ~ Moving into the Vanguard: Protecting Public Health and the Environment” on March 20, 2004 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Friend Center at Princeton University.

Keynote speakers include Governor McGreevey (invited) and Ted Schettler, MD, MPH, Science Director at the Science and Environmental Health Network, practicing physician at Boston Medical Center and East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, and author of In Harms Way: Toxic Threats to Childhood Development.

The day will feature workshops on drinking water protections, precautionary principle,

children's health, environmentalists and labor working together, using NJDEP right to know data, environmental justice, healthy schools, sprawl, and food safety.  In addition, there will be a reception with key political and environmental leaders at the end of the day.

Conference registration (includes coffee, breakfast snacks, lunch, and reception) is $30 per person, $25 per person for groups of 5 or more, $25 per person registering before March 10, 2004, and $15 for students. 

To register with a credit card, please call Jenny at 732-280-8988 or email <jvickers@cleanwater.org> To register with a check, call Jenny to request a registration form or print one out online at: http://www.cleanwateraction.org/njef/events.htm


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