Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley

Loon Workshop

LOON WORKSHOP
27 JUNE 2009 – SHARBOT LAKE

OSO COMMUNITY HALL

8:30 am Doors Open
9:00 Welcome and Introduction – Gray Merriam
9:15 New Findings in Loon Territoriality – Dr. Charles Walcott
10:00 Questions and Discussion
10:30 Refreshment/Discussion Break
11:00 The Canadian Loon Survey – Kathy Jones
11:30 Questions and Discussion
11:45 Draw for Loon Book Door Prize – Mary Vandenhoff
12:00 Lunch in Sharbot Lake
1:30 Artificial Loon Nesting Platforms – Kathy Jones
2:00 Questions and Discussion
2:20 Draw for Lake Association winner of loon nest platform
2:30 Refreshment/Discussion Break
2:45 Human Interactions with Loons – Cliff Bennett
3:15 Questions and Discussion
3:45 Wrap-Up

ANGLICAN CHURCH MEETING ROOM
across the parking lot –10:00-12:00& 1:30-4:00

Visual Images by Simon Lunn

Audio Images by Cliff Bennett

Loon Books for Sale (including books by Kit Chubb) — the Nature Lovers Bookshop of Lanark

DISPLAYS IN HALL (all day)
Frontenac Stewardship Council kits for lake stewards/ Food for loon adults and chicks/ loon nesting platforms programs and mehods

PARKING LOT DISPLAY (all day)

Loon Nesting Platform built & contributed by
Ontario Power Generation, Environmental Sustainability division
(to be won by a Lake Association – Draw at 2:20)