From: Dr. John Pipoly, LEEF Director-at-Large and Ms. Attiyya Atkins, from Organizational LEEF Member- Broward County Parks and Recreation.
Two programs will be delivered at the National Recreation and Parks Association meeting in Baltimore MD, from 23-27 September, 2019.
The NRPA LIVE Broadcasts include :
a. Session Number 338, Tuesday, September 24, 2019: 4:30-4:50 pm. “A toolkit for managing EE (Environmental Education) and ESD (Education for Sustainable Development) Continuum, where participants will choose topics within the continuum to produce a customized program for their constituency.
b. Session Number 501: Thursday, September 26, 2019: 2:30-3:45 pm. “Living STEAM laboratories: Mitigating/Adapting to Climate Change” where we will discuss how parks serve as living laboratories and classrooms, how to engage students and teachers, and work with research-based information to produce the most accurate, useful characterization of changes, mitigating and adapting actions communities can make through consilience.
c. Session 105 Tuesday, September 24: 1:00-2:15 pm. A third panel John will participate as a panelist and that will not be broadcast, “Wildlife in Parks and Communities: Institutionalizing wildlife conservation in park systems through municipal-wide planning efforts”. This will have panelists from Denver CO, Austin TX, Broward Co. FL, and the convener, who is from the headquarters of National Wildlife Federation in Washington, DC.
For Further information on this meeting, please see https://www.nrpa.org/conference/