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2016 OCVN State Conference

Register for the 2016 OCVN state conference Oct. 7-8 in Mansfield Ohio. The theme is “Igniting the Joy of Discovery” and the keynote speaker is Julie Zickefoose writer, author, and naturalist. The conference workshop  is "Wading into Wetlands with Patricia Saunders, Professor, Ashland University. A networking dinner and Earth science teaching demos will begin at 5:00 p.m.

The pre-conference workshop will be held at the Black Fork Wetland Environmental Studies Center, 2628 Ashland Rd., the dinner will be held at the Spring Mill Learning Center, 21200 Nestor Dr. All venues are in Mansfield.

Participants are asked to please nominate an OCVN, course instructor, or supporter of the program for a 2016 OCVN state award. The nomination form should take less than a minute to complete.  Awards will be presented at the start of the conference on Sat. Oct. 8.  To nominate someone for an award go to: