Massachusetts Coastal Pine Barrens Partnership


Past Events

Pine Barrens Regional Conservation Forum, January 20, 2017   Not your average everyday conservation forum!

Were You There? Participants and Organizations

Edited Transcript Fishbowls 1, 2 and 3

View Poster Presentations, Winning Posters, Winning Songs

Fishbowl 1 - Connecting

Karen Beattie, Science and Stewardship Department Manager, Nantucket Conservation Foundation

Kurt Gaertner, Director of Sustainable Development, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs​

Bill Keohan, Chair, Town of Plymouth Community Preservation Committee

Karen Lombard, Director of Stewardship and Restoration, Massachusetts Chapter of The Nature Conservancy

Heather McElroy, Natural Resources Specialist, Cape Cod Commission

Fishbowl 2 - Conserving

Dave Celino, Chief Fire Warden, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation

Ed DeWitt, Executive Director, Association to Preserve Cape Cod

David Foster, Director, Harvard Forest, Harvard University 

Mary Griffin, Regional Director Southeast, Cape and Islands, Mass Audubon

Naomi Arenberg, Producer, Public Radio International Living on Earth/ Instructor, Cape Cod Community College 

Frank Mand, Gatehouse Media

Alicia (Pimental) Porter, Communications Director, Buzzards Bay Coalition

Tonna-Marie Rogers, Coastal Training Program Coordinator, Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Adam Klein (Bones Playing Opera Singer) on the banjo and Robert Wernerehl (Mass Fish and Wildlife) on the spoons play an impromptu tune while John Bescherer, Friends of Myles Standish State Forest, looks on during the break at the Pine Barrens Regional Conservation Forum, Jan. 20, 2017.