SER Conference on Ecological & Ecosystem Restoration (CEER) 2014

July 28- August 1, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Early Bird Registration until May 1, 2014 Registration is now open: http://conference.ifas.ufl.edu/ceer2014/reg.html? WHAT IS CEER? CEER is a Collaborative Effort of the leaders of the the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) and the National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER). It will bring together ecological and ecosystem restoration scientists and practitioners to address... read more

Congress on the Phytoremediation of Polluted Soils

July 29-30, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Phytoremediation of Polluted Soils Second Circular is available in the download section! Please download! International Congress to be organized in Vigo (Spain) 29-30 July, 2014 Organized as an independent Congress, it will take some advantages of the coincidence with the 7th World Congress on Allelopathy The organizers are trying to get the congress as cheap as possible. The registration will ... read more

Angeles Restoration Supervisor

August 01, 2014 - August 01, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Restoration Supervisors manage groups of volunteers and show them the right way to plant trees to ensure their survival. Requirements: You must be at least 16 years old to be a restoration supervisor. You must attend a free weekend training and one follow-up planting for additional mentoring. After that, we'll put you on our contact list for future Restoration Supervisor opportunities. Benef... read more

9th European Conference on Ecological Restoration

August 3-8, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Restoration, Ecosystem Services and Land Use Policy The SER2014 European Conference will provide an international forum to discuss the restoration of Ecosystem Services, and the ecological, economic and socio-cultural values of restoration. The Conference aims at increasing the link between restoration and land use policies, and it points to issues discussed continuously at international, EU a... read more

Goundwater Contamination and Remediation: Principles and Practices

August 19, 2014 - August 20, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

n this 2-day course, attendees will learn the basic principles of contaminant geohydrology, fate and transport, and groundwater remediation. This course will cover the scope of the groundwater contamination problem in the United States, the drivers that mandate addressing these problems, and the technical constraints and practical solutions to remediate these problems. Participants will be expo... read more

Management and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments

August 21, 2014 - August 21, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

This workshop provides attendees with management and remediation solutions to contaminants in both marine and freshwater sediments including the effects of remediation on the benthic environment. All aspects of contaminated sediments will be reviewed, including determination of contaminant sources, site characterization, remedial technology selection, monitoring, and demonstration of the effect... read more

A discussion of multiple techniques used in Alabama for living shoreline and oyster reef breakwaters

August 28, 2014 - April 22, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Part of the Restoration Webinar Series, this session will be presented by Judy Haner, TNC. Mobile Bay has experienced significant loss of critical coastal habitats that shelter vital finfish, shrimp, crab and oyster populations. This presentation will discuss six techniques for oyster reef restoration in coastal Alabama. read more

Dryland Revegetation Techniques: Restoring Sites in the Face of Drought or Limited Access to Water

September 05, 2014 - March 07, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Site restoration in the face of drought or limited access to water can be a challenge. While there is no silver bullet, there are a variety of techniques that can be implemented to improve your chances of success. Several experts from across the West will be sharing techniques they have used to enhance success on these kinds of sites as it relates to soil manipulation, amendments, planting, and... read more

X Simpósio Nacional sobre Recuperação de Áreas Degradadas

September 08, 2014 - September 12, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

Em sua décima edição, este será o maior evento do gênero no Brasil, em que pretende-se avaliar o estado da arte, as soluções práticas e cases de sucesso na reabilitação e restauração de áreas degradadas. read more

Wetland Construction:Planning and Functional Design

September 08, 2014 - September 09, 2014 [Upcoming Event]

To Construct a Functioning Wetland, You Must Understand the WET Part! As state and federal wetland mitigation standards evolve away from an acre-for-acre approach to a focus on replacing wetland functions, your understanding of the wetland's "wet part" has never been more critical. Building on your understanding of wetland functions, this course will guide you on the many factors required to pl... read more