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2019 UERC Symposium - February 11, 2019

posted Jul 17, 2018, 8:42 AM by uerc pdx   [ updated Oct 1, 2018, 12:47 PM by Sean Gordon ]
17th Annual Urban Ecology & Conservation Symposium
Monday, February 11, 2019
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Portland State University
Smith Center Ballroom
1825 SW Broadway, Portland OR
Call for Presentations/Posters

Proposals for oral and poster presentations will be accepted through November 26, 2018.

Relevant fields include biological, chemical, physical and social sciences, land use planning, habitat management and restoration, climate change, citizen science, and environmental education. Abstracts should focus on sharing results, lessons learned, or information about opportunities and resources.

Proposal abstracts are being collected using the PdxScholar system:


Online registration is available through 123Signup: 

Early registration rates through January 14, 2019 (includes lunch)
General $45   Student: $15   Volunteer*: $10 
*Limited number; register early and select the “volunteer” option.

Regular registration rates January 15-28, 2019 (includes lunch)
General: $60  Student: $15

Late registration (including at-the-door) (does not include lunch)
General: $60 Student: $15 

Credit cards only. No cash or checks.

Keynote Speakers

This year’s keynote speakers are:

Celeste Searles Mazzacano, Ph.D. is the owner and principal scientist of CASM Environmental, where she provides invertebrate-based environmental education, and conducts surveys and creates management plans for insects and freshwater mussels.

Robert Michael Pyle, lepidopterist, writer, teacher, and founder of the Xerces Society

uerc pdx,
Nov 3, 2018, 1:24 PM