United Poultry Concerns PO Box 150 Machipongo, VA 23405
Phone: 757-678-7875 Fax: 757-678-5070 www.upc-online.org
February 28, 2005
LIVING AS IF NATURE MATTERED
2005 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference March 3 – 6, 2005
University of Oregon Law Center, Eugene, Oregon
For complete information about the conference: www.pielc.org
Also visit: www.elaw.org
The annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference unites activists, attorneys, students, scientists, and concerned citizens to share their expertise, experience, and insights. With 120 panels, keynote addresses, workshops, films, and celebrations, the Conference is a world-renowned gathering for environmentalists in the world. All lunches and all dinners are vegan.
United Poultry Concerns President Karen Davis, PhD, sits on the panel, "Factory Farming and the Environment," Saturday, March 5, from 9:00 – 10:15 AM.
Place: Maple (room) EMU (Erb Memorial Union building), University of Oregon
Panel Topic: Factory farming causes institutionalized animal cruelty, environmental destruction and resource depletion, and animal and human health risks. The panel will discuss these issues, how they affect the environment we live in, and what lawyers and activists can do about factory farms.
Panelists: Karen Davis, United Poultry Concerns
Laura Krebsbach, Sierra Club
Paul Atkinson, Laughingstock Farms
Contact Karen Davis at (757) 678-7875
United Poultry Concerns is a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl. www.upc-online.org