The Coos Bay Chamber of Commerce is having Roy Lowe from the USFWS at their monthly meeting on Wednesday 2-27-2013. Please call the Chamber and RSVP a seat in the conference. Mr. Lowe will be speaking on Restoration in the Coquille Valley. We need people there to ask questions and remind The Service
that the people gave a resounding NO to the Bandon Marsh Expansion.
Here is the number to the Chamber:
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Good afternoon Folks!
The February 27th Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Wednesday Business Connection (WBC) will be a presentation featuring Roy W. Lowe. Project leader for the Ocean National Wildlife Refuge Complex--USFWS, with the talked entitled, "Tidal Marsh Restoration in the Coquille River Estuarty". In September 2011, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and its many partners completed a 418-arce tidal marsh restoration project on the Ni-les'tun Unit of Bandon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge in the Coquille River Estuary. The project required three years of construction and constitutes the largest tidal marsh restoration project ever completed in Oregon. The WBC luncheon in Febuary are sponsored by NW Natural. This WBC session will be held in the Saw Blade Buffet Room at the Mill Casino from 11:30 to 1:00 PM, February 27, 2013. These luncheons are open to all community members who are inerested in attending, but we ask you contact the Chamber office at 541-266-0868 or by email to ensure there is enough food prepared.
The mission of the WBC forum committee is to provide on opportunity for business to network with each other, market products and expand their knowledge of the Bay Area business climate. The forums focus on the positive aspects of doing business in Oregon's Bay Area. Speakers and subjects matter include new businesses moving to the area, business expansions, and issues or items than can impact your operations.
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