Below is a list of DEREN meetings and conferences. Visit Regional Events and Conferences page to learn about meetings, workshop, and conferences in the Down East Region.
Watch for CONVERGENCE 2013
to be held Spring 2013 in Down East Maine!
Topics will include large-landscape conservation, regional conservation partnerships and more.
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- Conference Agenda
- Conference Notes
Visit our Research and Conservation Resources page for related reports from our presenters
Jessica Sargent, The Trust for Public Land:
“Return On the Investment in Land for Maine’s Future: Implications for the Down East Region”
David Vail, Bowdoin College:
“Spreading Prosperity to all of Maine- Protected Lands and Sustainable Tourism”
Davis Taylor, College of the Atlantic:
“Reflections of Rural Maine: Economic, Social, and Demographic Trends in the Upper Union River Watershed”
Kevin Athearn, University of Maine at Machias:
“Regional Economic Losses from Pollution Closure of Clam Harvesting Areas in Machias Bay.”
Rob Lilieholm, University of Maine:
“Alternative Futures Modeling: Understanding the Past, Envisioning the Future.”
Previous DEREN meetings
CONVERGENCE 2011, June 17, 2011
Down East Research, Education, and Conservation Roundtable August 23, 2010