Conservationists from around the world will gather in Keystone, Colo., July 7-10, to discuss ecosystem management. The 51st annual conference of the Soil and Water Conservation Society, Rocky Mountain Rendezvous: Renew Yourself in the High Country, features speakers Wainwright Verlarde of the Jicarilla Apache Tribe and Forest Service Chief Jack Ward Thomas. Contact Nancy Herselius at 1-800-THE-SOIL, ext. 18, or by e-mail at Or check out the group's home page,