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Anglers– Please read the following notice from the Canadian Rivers Institute . I encourage all of my readers to either get to these very important lectures here in New Brunswick or contact the author to receive copies . This is important stuff !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Subject: Upcoming Hynes Lecture Announcement- Professor Stuart Bunn

Good Morning,

The CRI is delighted to announce our upcoming 8th Hynes Lecturer, Professor
Stuart Bunn, Ph.D., Director of the Australian Rivers Institute, Griffith
University, Brisbane, and Australian Water Commissioner. His major research
interests are in the ecology of river and wetland systems with a particular
focus on the science to
underpin river protection and restoration, including the assessment of
environmental flows and aquatic ecosystem health.

Professor Bunn has extensive experience working with international and
Australian government agencies on water resource management issues. He is
the Chair of the Scientific Advisory Panel for the Lake Eyre Basin
Ministerial Council, Deputy Chair of the Scientific Expert Panel for the
Southeast Queensland Healthy Waterways Partnership and leads the Australian
Climate Change Adaptation Research Network for Water Resources and
Freshwater Biodiversity. In 2008, he was appointed as an Australian
National Water Commissioner.

Please mark your calendars for Professor Bunn?s Hynes Lectures:
1) Public lecture: Balancing water needs for humans and nature.
20 October 2010, 7 pm, UNB Saint John,
Hazen Hall Lecture Theatre.
2) Science Lecture: Using stable isotopes to understand river foodwebs.

22 October 2010, 3 pm, UNB Fredericton,
Loring Bailey Hall, Room 146.

Please find the lecture abstracts attached.

For further information, please contact Dr. Karen Kidd, Hynes Lecture
Committee (kiddk@unbsj.ca), or Heather Boyd-Kinnie (hkinnie@unb.ca,
506-453-4770), Communications and Marketing Coordinator.

http://www.unb.ca/research/institutes/cri/about/hynes.html

Best regards,
Heather

Heather Boyd-Kinnie, LL.B.
Communications & Marketing Coordinator
Telephone: 506-453-4770

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Canadian Rivers Institute
University of New Brunswick
10 Bailey Drive, Room 106
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
E3B 5A3

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