For Immediate Release
September 12, 2012
Mark Langgin, Midwest Advocacy Group
Organizations Announce Keynote Speakers
For Rally for Iowa’s Outdoor Legacy Conference September 28-29, 2012
Des Moines, IA – Representatives from Pheasants Forever and Iowa’s Water & Land Legacy are announcing renowned international conservationist Shane Mahoney as the keynote speaker at the first ever Rally for Iowa’s Outdoor Legacy Conference on September 28th and 29th at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center at Veterans Auditorium in Des Moines.
Shane Mahoney is the Founder and Executive Director of the Institute for Biodiversity, Ecosystem Science and Sustainability at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador. Shane is widely recognized as a leading authority on North American conservation history and policy and has been in the forefront of debates on issues of sustainable use within both the United States and Canada and increasingly at the international level.
The Rally for Iowa’s Outdoor Legacy is the first ever Rally co-sponsored by Pheasants Forever and Iowa’s Water & Land Legacy. The Rally will feature a reception on Friday, September 28th and a full slate of panels, informational sessions and events on Saturday September 29th. Tickets are $125 for the weekend, but a number of discounts for group purchases are available. Tickets and more information are available at www.RallyForIowasOutdoors.com.