Symposium Program

Draft Symposium Outline and Presentation Themes

THE PAST 50 YEARS INFORMING THE NEXT 50

Friends of Black Mountain

 

Friday, 24 August 2018

Morning Session
(commencing 9:30am)

Preliminaries

Welcome to country

Symposium opening

Cultural uses and values / people and place

19th and 20th century uses and values

Eduction, recreation & protest from the 1970s

Scientific collecting, monitoring & research

Reserve declaration & 50 years of management

Black Mountain, the biophysical place

Geology

Landforms & soils

Vegetation & plant ecology

Afternoon Session
 

Natural history and values

Plants

Mammals

Birds

Reptiles & amphibians

Invertebrates

Fire history & ecology

Synthesis & general discussion

Drinks & Nibbles
(commencing 4:30pm)