Originally Posted by JosephCamacho
What is the FOTAS administración?
Erm.....convention? FOTAS is the Federation of Texas Aquarium Societies. It is basically an organization that includes representatives from the major aquatic clubs in Texas and Oklahoma.
It starts tomorrow night. There is a variety of things going on but mostly it is speakers who will talk on a variety of topics. The schedule is posted below.
Everything except the banquet is free admission.
Schedule of Events for FOTAS 2014
5:00 PM Facility open to all. 1400 Schertz Parkway, Schertz TX.
5:30 PM Pam Chin – Why I am Stuck in a Tanganyikan Rift
7:00 PM San Antonio Aquatic Plant Club - Planted tank build
8:00 PM Steve Edie’s Aquatic Knowledge Challenge. Eight club elimination contest
10:00 AM Steve Edie – Lake Tanganyika Cichlids
11:30 AM Pam Chin - River Trip - Rio Negro
1:00 PM Kathy England – Pond Plants
2:30 PM José M Gonzalez - Life on the edge, a perspective of Mexican and Malagasy endangered fish
6:00 PM FOTAS Banquet and Awards . *This is held at the venue across the parking lot from where the previous events were held*.
10:00 PM All exhibits, show entries etc. must be cleared from facility.
9:00 AM Auction registration
11:00 AM All species auction begins.