Invasive Plant Conference: Paths to Restoration Success

July 31, 2013 - August 01, 2013 [Past Event]

Day One, Wednesday, July 31 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction: Celebrating Mid-Atlantic Invasive Plant Council’s (MAIPC) 14th Anniversary Jil Swearingen, MAIPC President and IPM Invasive Species Biologist, National Park Service, National Capital Region 8:45 a.m. Keynote address: How Will Climate Change Affect the Invasion and Management of Non-native Plants? Betsy Von Holle, Ph.D., Assis... read more

3rd online course in Ecological Restoration of Cloud Forest.

July 19, 2013 - November 20, 2013 [Past Event]

Cloud forests are ecosystems of abundance: biodiversity, water, non-timber forest products (fruits, tradicional medicine, etc.). Unfortunately, this peculiar and rare ecosystem, and its services, are disappearing. It is time to restore cloud forests. The online course in Ecological Restoration of Cloud Forest bring excellent academic knowledge and practical techniques, from the founding princip... read more

19th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment

June 14-17, 2013 [Past Event]

19th INTERNATIONAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE ON THE ENVIRONMENT June 14-17, 2013 Hilton Portland and Executive Tower Hotel Portland, Oregon USA CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS (Deadline for Early Registration: May 15, 2013) General Information The Interdisciplinary Environmental Association (IEA) invites you to participate in the 19th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment (... read more

Nearshore Ecological Restoration, Protection and Enhancement

June 11, 2013 - June 12, 2013 [Past Event]

This 2-day course will provide a broad overview of nearshore ecological restoration, protection, and enhancement techniques for diverse nearshore habitat types along the West Coast of the United States. The course will provide an overview of planning, design, and implementation of nearshore projects of regional and site-specific spatial scales and will also define and discuss nearshore restorat... read more

2013 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

June 2-6, 2013 [Past Event]

2013 Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS) Join world leading wetland scientists, researchers and managers June 2-6, at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center in downtown Duluth to explore the many benefits of wetlands and their value to society. Build connections, exchange ideas and learn the latest research for successful wetland management. Nearly 300 experts in wetland science and manage... read more

University at Buffalo's Stream Ecosystem Restoration Summer Workshops

May 28, 2013 - June 28, 2013 [Past Event]

A series of short workshops in various topics related to stream ecosystem restoration will be offered as well as a certificate program. Visit our website for more information. read more

Ecological Restoration for Coastal Habitats

May 07, 2013 - May 09, 2013 [Past Event]

This dynamic three day workshop will go deep into the principles and practices of ecological restoration starting with an examination of why we restore impaired ecosystems and the ecological, personal, cultural and socioeconomic values that restoration fulfills. Combining classroom and hands-on learning techniques, the workshop will unpack the various steps involved in ecological restoration pr... read more

Integrated Stream and Wetland Design in Urban Settings: A Watershed Approach to Restoration.

May 07, 2013 - May 08, 2013 [Past Event]

This 2-day workshop focuses on integrated wetland and stream design approaches on the watershed scale. read more

Hydrology of Wetlands

May 06, 2013 - May 06, 2013 [Past Event]

This introductory one-day course combines both classroom instruction as well as hands-on field visitation to provide you with a basic understanding of how wetlands are created and sustained. In the morning, you will review the connection between soil, water, and vegetation which creates a wetland. After lunch, gain practical experience using a soil auger to investigate hydrologic evidence for w... read more

Fifth Annual Meeting of the Midwest-Great Lakes SER Chapter

April 12, 2013 - April 14, 2013 [Past Event]

This year's Midwest-Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) Meeting will be held in Wooster, Ohio from April 12 to April 14, 2013. The theme of this year's meeting is "Ecological Restoration and Sustainability - Partners for the Future" and our primary goal is to explore how the field of ecological restoration can assist other disciplines with achieving their sustai... read more