80th Annual: APCG '17


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apcg 2017

Association of Pacific Coast Geographers Annual Meeting

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

October 25 - 28 | Chico, California

Registration will become available June 1st, 2017 

shastaPotential Conference Topics*:

Community Planning

Applied Geography

Water Resources Management

GIS and Critical Geography

Cultural and Food Landscapes

Conservation and Land Stewardship

Fire Management

Urban Geography

*Subject to change

bridge on csu chico campusThe City of Chico:

Chico, home to the internationally renowned Sierra Nevada Brewery, sits in the picturesque Sacramento Valley bordered by the Cascade and Mendocino Mountains. Surrounding the historic city is a mosaic of original Konkow homelands, Mexican ranchos, gold rush towns, agricultural landscapes, and the Sacramento River, a major water supplier to the Golden State.

sierra nevada breweryPotential Field Trips*:

Agricultural Landscapes

Historic Chico and Bidwell Mansion

Sierra Nevada Brewery

Big Chico Creek Ecological Reserve

Lassen National Park

Oroville Dam

Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge

*Subject to change

 

For more information, contact Conference Co-Leaders Dr. Mark Stemen and Dr. Scott Brady,

or Department Chair Dr. Dean Fairbanks.

SPONSORED BY THE GEOGRAPHY & PLANNING DEPARTMENT AT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO

Photo Credit: Bruce King; Owen Bettis; CSU, Chico; Sierra Nevada Brewery



AAG Executive Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the AAG executive committee will meet in Chico during the APCG Conference. The attending committee members are:

President
Glen MacDonald (2018)
University of California Los Angeles
Vice President
Derek Alderman (2019)
University of Tennessee
Past President
Sarah W. Bednarz (2017)
Texas A&M University
Treasurer
Julie Cidell (2018)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Secretary
Thomas Mote (2017)
University of Georgia
Executive Director
Douglas Richardson
American Association of Geographers