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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017  
9:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Joint Meeting: Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources - Site Visit-
9:00 a.m.

8:00 a.m. - State Office Building – bus departs from front of building for

10:30 a.m. - Minnesota Point Pine Forest Scientific and Natural Area (SNA), Duluth
Topic: Overview of Minnesota Point Pine Forest SNA Acquisition, rare pine forest, and Lake Superior beach dunes

12:30 p.m. - U of MN Blue Heron Research Vessel (docked at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vessel Yard) - Travel by boat from Duluth to Two Harbors
Topics: Overview of Blue Heron, Lake Superior water quality and Lake Superior research and Issues
Note: There is limited space on the boat.

3:30 p.m. - Two Harbors (The Breakwater and Lighthouse) – transfer from Blue Heron Research Vessel to bus

4:00 p.m. - White Cedar Restoration Site Near Two Harbors
Topic: Overview of white cedar restoration and white cedar, black ash and forest ecology of the North Shore - Board of Soil and Water Resources (BWSR)

5:20 p.m. - Tettegouche State Park and Palisade Head Overlook
Topics: Overview Tettegouche State Park and Palisade Head Overlook, Superior Hiking Trail and the Gitchi Gami Trail

8:15 p.m. - Overnight in Ely, Minnesota (Super 8 Hotel)

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1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Joint Meeting: Committee on E-12 Policy; House Committee on Education Innovation Policy
Chairs: Sen. Eric R. Pratt, Rep. Sondra Erickson
1 p.m.
Room 5 State Office Bldg.
Presentation of Minnesota's ESSA plan by the Minnesota Department of
     Public testimony will be taken, if time allows. If you would like to
     testify on the state's ESSA plan to the joint committee, please contact
     Andrew Hasek at andrew.hasek@house.mn


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