Sep 20

BoFEP 2019 AGM – October 25th

The 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Bay of Fundy Ecosystem Partnership will be held on Friday, October 25th, 2019  from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Tweedie Hall, Wallace McCain Student Centre, Mount Alison University, 152 Main St., Sackville, NB. Location #12 on Campus Map. The agenda will be posted shortly. All BoFEP supporters and others interested in the Bay of Fundy are welcome. 

Special guest speaker at AGM: Matthew English, with the Canadian Wildlife Service, Atlantic Region, will give a presentation on the Common Eider Populations in the Bay of Fundy and other bird population trends in the region.

An important task at the AGM will be the election of members of a new Steering Committee (up to a total of 24 members). At the conclusion of the AGM there will be a brief meeting of the newly elected Steering Committee to elect the 9 members of the Management Committee for BoFEP. Reports etc. from last year’s 2018 AGM are available online for review.

1300-1600 October 25, 2019
Tweedie hall, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB

  1. Introductions – Chair (Peter W.)
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes of AGM, Nov. 2018
  4. Chairperson’s Report (Peter)
  5. Financial report (Susan R.)
  6. Membership Report (Hugh and team)
  7. Strategic Plan report (Marianne J. and team) (1/2 hr)
  8. Communications report (Jon P., Susan R. and team)
  9. 2020 Fundy Workshop report (Joshua M.)
  10. Working Group reports (Mike B., Peter)
  11. GOM2050 report (Katie McLean)
  12. Other business
    1. Attendees reports on their Fundy activities (1/2 hr)
  13. Nominations report (Mike B., Peter)
  14. BREAK – 1445-1500 hr coffee/general discussion
  15. Special Presentation – Bay of Fundy Common Eiders and Other Seabirds – Population Status (Matthew English, CWS)
  16. Next Steering Committee Meeting.
  17. Closure of AGM

The general meeting will be preceded by a Management Committee meeting starting at 10:a.m. at the same location as above. All Management Committee members are urged to attend.

Membership renewals will be accepted at the meeting.