Debbie Sluggett, Kalon Nahachewsky (Educational
Debbie Bazett (Forest Education Coordinator, COFI
- Southern Operations)
Forest Education on Display at Conference
The Council of Forest Industries held its 2006
AGM recently in Kelowna at the Okanagan Grand Hotel with the
theme "A World
Deb Sluggett, forest educator for the Okanagan/Columbia,
Deb Bazett, COFI South forest education and Chris Lear, COFI
North, forest education manager at COFI forest ed booth.
Almost 600 delegates attended the two days of panel sessions and networking
opportunities on topics related to international and domestic markets and issues
related to the forest industry. The Honourable Gordon Campbell and the Honourable
Rich Coleman, Minister of Forests and Range also made presentations to conference
delegates and special guests.
South Forest Education Coordinator, Debbie Bazett, hosted a forest
education booth, along with Deb Sluggett, forest educator with the
Okanagan/Columbia region. On display were some of the forest education
resources and materials used, as hosts shared information with interested
participants on the programs available, what is being offered to
teachers and students and what has been accomplished in forest education.
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