OSFR was well-represented and the table decked out, with President Pam Smith and Vice President Terry Phelan
Overwhelming might be the best term to use to describe the events today Sept.30 at College of Central Florida in Ocala. Overwhelming in its magnitude, excellence, in its speakers, in its topics, organization and attendees. Too much information to absorb in too little time. A great experience.
Bob Knight worked very hard and did the impossible
This was phase one and tomorrow Oct. 1 will be phase two. Too much this and too little time and we will get back with more information when all this is done.
John Moran’s presentation was worth the trip. His monologue is one long poem. Like the springs, he is one of Florida’s treasures and resources and should be valued as such.
General view of the audience, with Jason Bellino of the USGS at the podium
Decision makers on water, Darrell Smith, SRWMD, Bob Knight, Casey Fitzgerald SJRWMD, Tom Frick, DEP,
Eric DeHaven, SWFWMD, and not shown behind podium, Cathleen Coates, NWFWMD
Jill McGuire, Melrose, Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson OSFR & Sierra Club Todd Kincaid, GeoHydros
venue for the Summit