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Urban Ecology & Conservation Symposium 2020

posted Oct 8, 2019, 5:31 PM by uerc pdx   [ updated Nov 3, 2019, 3:19 PM ]
Brochure photo 2020
Monday, March 2, 2020, 8 AM – 6 PM

Portland State University, Smith Center Ballroom
1825 SW Broadway, Portland OR

Keynote Speakers

DR. VIVEK SHANDAS, Professor, Portland State University.
Topic: Social construction of urban ecosystems in a time of rapid [climate] change.

DR. ANA M. ALVAREZ, Deputy General Manager, East Bay Regional Park District.
Topic: Diversity, equity, and inclusion in the environmental movement.

Call for Abstracts

Abstracts for oral and poster presentations will be accepted through Monday, Dec. 2, 2019.

Relevant fields include biological, chemical, physical and social sciences, land use planning, habitat management and restoration, community science, and environmental education Abstracts should focus on sharing results, lessons learned, or information about opportunities and resources. UERC encourages abstracts that have a diversity, equity, and inclusion component.

Proposal abstracts are being collected using the PdxScholar system:


Online registration is available through 123Signup:

Early registration rates through Jan 31, 2020 (includes lunch):
General $45  Student: $15  Volunteer*: $10
*Limited number; register early and select the "volunteer" option.

Regular registration rates Feb 1-21, 2020 (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.

Download the UERC 2020 flyer below:

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Oct 8, 2019, 5:31 PM