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Friday, January 31, 2020
Show us some love! »
  SER wouldn't be the amazing, global, innovative organization we are without our members. Thank you so much for y...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
February Webinars »
SER is excited to have three webinars scheduled for February 2020.    The Short Term Action Pla...
Monday, January 13, 2020
Call for Board of Directors Nominations »
  SER's Board of Directors is seeking nominations for the 2020! This year we have 11 positions with terms that ar...
Friday, December 27, 2019
New tool will aid international governments in developing restoration strategies »
On the last day of the Convention for Biological Diversity (CBD) Thematic Consultation on Ecosystem Restoration for the Po...
Thursday, December 5, 2019
TNC and SER partner to develop restoration guidelines for shellfish reefs »
Shellfish reefs are globally one of the most threatened marine ecosystems. These reefs provide critical functions in water...

Press Releases
Thursday, October 24, 2019
SER 2019 Award Winners »
Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   The Society for Ecological Restoration Recognizes Outstanding Work i...
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Decade on Ecosystem Restoration is Everyone's Responsibility- Call to action by 8th World Conference »
Cape Town, South Africa, 28 September 2019: Delegates at the 8th World Conference on Ecological Restoration have expressed...
Friday, September 27, 2019
SER releases essential tool to address climate change and support UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27, 2019 Contact:  Bethanie Walder,   SER releases...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
SER Partners with Niagara College to Certify Recent Graduates »
    MEDIA RELEASE  August 7, 2019    Niagara College Pa...
Monday, July 29, 2019
SER launches RE-AL, a new thematic series on arid lands within the journal Restoration Ecology »
The Society of Ecological Restoration (SER) and the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR), in coordination with...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Members Only: Prairie Reconstruction - Seed Mix Design and First Year Management »
There is an emerging role for large ag conservation programs (CRP) to address more complex ecological issues using native...
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Members only: The Short Term Action Plan on Ecosystem Restoration of the UN CBD »
The UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), adopted at the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, is the main global agreement reg...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Members Only: Legal Framework to Protect Aquatic Habitats in Saskatchewan »
Join Alex Blais-Montpetit (MEnv, CAN-CISEC, EPt) as he discusses the regulation of land development activities in Saskatc...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Updated International Principles & Standards for the Practice of Ecological Restoration »
This webinar will be lead by George Gann, SER's International Policy Lead.  The second edition of the International S...
Monday, January 6, 2020
The Priority Site Determination: A Rapid & Quantitative Floristic Biomonitoring Protocol »
This webinar was part of the SER-NW webinar series.  Often, ecological restoration is conducted without any subsequent...

Restoration Ecology Featured Articles
Friday, April 19, 2019
New Era, New Voices in Restoration Ecology »
New Era, New Voices in Restoration Ecology Announcing Re-New   As the Society for Ecological Resto...
Friday, June 22, 2018
Special Issue: Seed Dispersal and Soil Seed Banks »
    SER’s peer-reviewed journ...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
25th Anniversary Issue »
In honor of  Restoration Ecology's  25th anniversary, SER and Wiley have released a free special issue of RE's...
Monday, May 21, 2018
International Day for Biodiversity »
Each year on May 22 nd the United Nations celebrates the International Day of Biological Diversity. This year, SER and Wi...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Restoration Ecology Issue Supplement: Involving Society in Restoration and Conservation »
Humans have dramatically changed our planet and our environment – and all of us are needed to restore it. SER’s journal R...

News and Views
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Book Excerpt: Primer of Ecological Restoration »
  Written by Dr. Karen Holl, the  Primer of Ecological Restoration   is an introduction to...
Saturday, February 1, 2020
Members in Action: Mandy Bengtson, Senior Soil Ecologist at SWCA »
11 February is International Day of Women and Girls in Science. SER is proud to share a profile of one of our member scien...
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Members in Action: Matt Hill, GreenAgain Madagascar »
Matt Hill is the executive director of GreenAgain Madagascar (GAM), a (pending) 501c3 organization restoring tropical ra...
Friday, November 1, 2019
Members in Action: Jessica Miller »
                     Jessica Miller is the Senior Manager of...
Friday, October 4, 2019
Members in Action: Joan Angom Atalla, Uganda Wetland Restoration »
We met up with one of SER's newest members Joan Atalla in Cape Town at the 8th World Conference on Ecological Restoratio...