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A.D. Latornell Conservation Symposium: Prescription for a Healthy Environment

Alliston, Ontario
November 14-16, 2012

The A.D. Latornell Conservation Symposium is one of Ontario's premier annual environmental events. It provides a forum for practitioners, policy makers, non-government organizations, academics and businesses to network and discuss the challenges and opportunities in Ontario's conservation field.

The theme of the 2012 Symposium is: Prescription for a Healthy Environment

The 2012 A.D. Latornell Conservation Symposium theme brings attention to the important connections between healthy people and clean, sustainable water,
and a rich mix of plants, animals and ecosystems. Ontario's Conservation community strives to implement programs that encourage healthy and resilient watersheds, and in turn, a healthy population. Delegates are challenged to bring solutions and innovations to this year's event.

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The A.D. Latornell Conservation Symposium Grant was established in memory of A.D. Latornell to provide support for students and active members of the conservation community so that they may attend the annual A.D. Latornell Conservation Symposium. Eligibility is determined on the basis of the granting criteria (visit:

The grant includes: one three day registration package, meals and 2 nights accommodations at the Nottawasaga Inn. Successful applicants will be asked to double up for accommodations due to limited room availability. Transportation is not included.

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Application Deadline: Monday, September 10, 2012. Successful applicants will be notified the week of October 8, 2012.