Tuesday, October 23, 2001 – Governor Roy Barnes talked about Morgan County’s conservation issues and about his green space concept for the state.
Tuesday, September 25, 2001 – The Value of Conservation Easements – Panel discussion about the role of The Madison-Morgan Conservancy, Inc. as a Land Trust to hold conservation easements. Panel of speakers included: Katherine Eddins, Executive Director, Chattowah Open Land Trust; Laurie Fowler, Environmental Law Practicum Director & Public Service Outreach Director – UGA Institute of Ecology; Nanette Nelson, Office of Public Service and Outreach. Hans Neuhauser, Executive Director of the Georgia Land Trust Service Center in Athens was unable to attend.
Thursday, April 5, 2001 – Value of Farmland Protection – Panel Discussion including Jill Schwartz, Marketing Director for the American Farmland Trust and Wayne McGinnis, a Maryland Farmer and former Chair of the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Board.
Tuesday, February 6, 2001 – Value of Green Space Planning and Acquisition – Panel Discussion including Rand Wentworth, Director of Trust for Public Land of Georgia and Chris Sawyer, National Chairman of Trust for Public Land.