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2020 MESTA Conference Registration

MESTA members and non-members are encouraged to attend!

Postponed to 2021: Menominee Adventure

  • 3 Aug 2020
  • (EDT)
  • 6 Aug 2020
  • (EDT)
  • Iron Mountain, Marietta, Menominee & Escanaba MI

Registration

  • Must be member of MESTA, NESTA or WSST
  • Add membership for each adult if not currently a member of MESTA, NESTA or WSST.

    $10 annual membership in MESTA
  • Do you want to raft the Piers Gorge Class IV rapids? (not included in basic registration)
  • Do you want to raft the Piers Gorge Class IV rapids? (not included in basic registration)

Integrated science with real world connections, plus a lot of fun!!

Sponsored by Michigan Earth Science Teachers Association in cooperation with Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers

Highlights:

   * Hiking rock outcrops and collecting

   * White water rafting (Class IV rapids) 

   * Mining history (underground mine tour; largest pump in North American)

   *Menominee area geology (volcanic, tectonic, faulting, minerals)

   * Erosional features (oxbow lakes, river meanders, drumlin fields) 

   * New Back Forty Mine under development (metallic sulfides; 

        Environmental protection, hydrology)

Meet with fellow educators and scientists; fun outdoor activities; learn more about science in our natural world. Plus it is designed to be family friendly. 



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