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April 20 @ 1:52 am
St. Croix River Association 2016 Annual Member Meeting
Mark your calendars for the St. Croix River Association’s 2016 Annual Meeting. The evening will kick off with a social hour, followed by the official SCRA Business Meeting for members. We’ll come together for dinner and a program highlighted with a talk by Richard Hamilton Smith on pipeline safety. In addition, the St. Croix Stewardship Awards will be presented. Registration is required. We hope you’ll join us!
Pipeline Safety: Is there a better way?
Do we have to have tar sands oil piped through some of the most pristine waters of our states? Richard Smith is spokesperson for Friends of the Headwaters (FOH), a citizen’s group formed to oppose Enbridge’s proposed new oil pipelines through both Minnesota’s and Wisconsin’s headwaters lakes and river country, and he may have a better way. He will present with pictures, maps and illustrations FOH’s “common sense” reasoning for moving these pipelines away from these precious water resources.
About Richard Hamilton Smith
Richard Hamilton Smith‘s award-winning photographs have been featured in Audubon, Smithsonian, National Geographic, Outside, Orion, National Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, Minnesota Conservation Volunteer, and many other publications. In addition to his editorial work and five books of nature photography, Smith works on commercial assignments all over the world—from Turkey to Thailand. Home is a small farm in the lake country of northern Minnesota.
- May 6, 2016
- 5:30 p.m.
- Water Street Inn
- 101 Water St. S., Stillwater, MN 55082
- 5:30 p.m. – Social hour
- 6:00 p.m. – SCRA Business Meeting for Members
- 6:30 p.m. – Dinner
- 7:15 p.m. – St. Croix Stewarship Awards and Program with Richard Hamilton Smith
Cost per person
- $35 – SCRA Members – dinner & program
- $45 – Non-members – dinner & program
- $25 – Program only
- Registration is required.