The Vermilion River: Embracing the Future

Thursday, March 28, 2013 7-9pm @Kickapoo Landing

We’ll have a series of talks bring together PRN, IDNR and INHS staff to talk about some of the big picture challenges and opportunities facing the Vermilion River system, including the coal mine. Please help spread the word (see flyer below)

Topics Include:

  • Vermilion River at a Crossroads
    • Sue Smith, Salt Fork River Partners
  • Fish Diversity in the Vermilion River
    • Trent Thomas, Illinois Department of Natural Resources
  • Native Mussel Re-introduction
    • Jeremy Tiemann, Illinois Natural History Survey
  • Danville Dam Removal on the North Fork
    • Elliot Brinkman, Prairie Rivers Network
  • Coal Ash Clean-up on the Middle Fork
    • Traci Barkley, Prairie Rivers Network
  • Return of Coal Mining on the Salt Fork?
    • Brian Perbix, Prairie Rivers Network

Facebook event listing is here, please invite your friends:

PRN March 28 Flyer

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