Live Video Webcast Thursday April 12, 2001 - 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Secretary of the Interior Gale Norton to Honor Private Conservation



Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from ConnectLive Communications, Inc.

    WASHINGTON, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In a speech emphasizing the diversity
 of visions and approaches in environmental protection, particularly within the
 private sector, the Honorable Gale Norton, Secretary of the Interior, will
 commemorate private land stewardship during this year's "Private Conservation
 Day" Thursday, April 12th.  The event is scheduled to take place at the
 National Press Club in the Holeman Lounge at 10 a.m. EASTERN TIME and is
 sponsored by the Center for Private Conservation.  It will be webcast live at
     http://www.privateconservation.org and
     http://www.ConnectLive.com/events/conservation .
 
     Other event participants include:
 
     *  Senator Malcolm Wallop, President of the Frontiers of Freedom
     *  Becky Norton Dunlop, Vice President of External Relations for the
        Heritage Foundation, former Secretary of Natural Resources for the
        Commonwealth of Virginia
     *  Fred L. Smith, Jr., Founder of the CPC and President of the Competitive
        Enterprise Institute
     *  Robert J. Smith, Senior Scholar of the Center for Private Conservation
     *  Michael DeAlessi, Director of the Center for Private Conservation
 
     Event Partners: The American Forest Foundation, Cato Institute, Forest
 Landowners Association, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Forest
 Stewardship Council, National Wilderness Institute, National Center for Public
 Policy Research, Association of Consulting Foresters, ALEC, Heritage
 Foundation, Frontiers of Freedom Institute, National Fisheries Institute,
 National Hardwood Lumber Association, and the American Association of Small
 Property Owners.
 
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     WEBCAST TECHNICAL SUPPORT: support@ConnectLive.com
     PRESS CONFERENCE CONTACT:  Judy Kent or Jody Clarke, 202-331-1010
     WEBCAST 

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    WASHINGTON, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In a speech emphasizing the diversity
 of visions and approaches in environmental protection, particularly within the
 private sector, the Honorable Gale Norton, Secretary of the Interior, will
 commemorate private land stewardship during this year's "Private Conservation
 Day" Thursday, April 12th.  The event is scheduled to take place at the
 National Press Club in the Holeman Lounge at 10 a.m. EASTERN TIME and is
 sponsored by the Center for Private Conservation.  It will be webcast live at
     http://www.privateconservation.org and
     http://www.ConnectLive.com/events/conservation .
 
     Other event participants include:
 
     *  Senator Malcolm Wallop, President of the Frontiers of Freedom
     *  Becky Norton Dunlop, Vice President of External Relations for the
        Heritage Foundation, former Secretary of Natural Resources for the
        Commonwealth of Virginia
     *  Fred L. Smith, Jr., Founder of the CPC and President of the Competitive
        Enterprise Institute
     *  Robert J. Smith, Senior Scholar of the Center for Private Conservation
     *  Michael DeAlessi, Director of the Center for Private Conservation
 
     Event Partners: The American Forest Foundation, Cato Institute, Forest
 Landowners Association, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Forest
 Stewardship Council, National Wilderness Institute, National Center for Public
 Policy Research, Association of Consulting Foresters, ALEC, Heritage
 Foundation, Frontiers of Freedom Institute, National Fisheries Institute,
 National Hardwood Lumber Association, and the American Association of Small
 Property Owners.
 
     VIDEO WEBCAST ADDRESS:  http://www.ConnectLive.com/events/conservation
     WEBCAST TECHNICAL SUPPORT: support@ConnectLive.com
     PRESS CONFERENCE CONTACT:  Judy Kent or Jody Clarke, 202-331-1010
     WEBCAST SOURCE:  ConnectLive Communications, Inc., Washington, D.C.,
     202-513-1000.
 
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