Scarborough Centre Butterfly Trail

July 27, 2016 - July 27, 2016

Over the years, many grassland bird and butterfly species have experienced a decline in population. This is predominantly due to loss of habitat. As development grows, habitat opportunities for meadow species become increasingly scarce. In recent years, The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) have embarked on various meadow restoration projects in an effort to develop meadow commun... read more

Planning and Preparing an Ecological Risk Assessment

August 04, 2016 - August 05, 2016

In this 2-day course, attendees will learn and review both the technical and regulatory approaches to completing ecological risk assessments. Participants will come away with an understanding of the planning and preparation process for the completion of an ERA, including data development needs, selection of endpoints, and the development of lines of evidence. Understanding the topics covered wi... read more

SER Webinar: Restoring the Living Skin of the Earth: Biocrusts in Dryland Restoration

August 04, 2016 - August 04, 2016

Dr. Anita Antoninka, Kristina E. Young, and Henry S. Grover of the Forest-Rangeland Soil Ecology Lab or Northern Arizona University are working towards incorporating biological soil crusts into the restoration picture. In this webinar, they will share their progress and plans for restoring biocrusts using the following approach: 1) Develop optimal culturing techniques; 2) Maximize field survivo... read more

15th International Peat Congress 2016

August 15, 2016 - August 19, 2016

The theme of the Congress is "Peatlands in Harmony-Agriculture, Industry & Nature".Presentations will relate to an integrated global perspective for the responsible use of peatlands and the preservation of their unique dynamics and natural biodiversity. read more

Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway “Parkway in a Prairie”

August 15, 2016 - August 15, 2016

The Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway is the Ontario access road portion of a new end to end border transportation system between Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan. The Parkway includes 120 hectares of greenspace, of which 74 hectares are created ecological landscapes that feature tallgrass prairie and oak savanna. Outside the Parkway corridor, an additional 60 hectares of land including wetland ... read more

SER Europe conference 2016: Best Practice in Restoration

August 22, 2016 - August 26, 2016

Dear friends and colleagues: We are pleased to announce the 10th European Conference on Ecological Restoration, to be held by the Department Ecology and Ecosystem Management, School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan - Technische Universität München, on 22-26 August 2016. Past mismanagement and habitat degradation require counter measures, including habitat restoration and development of ... read more

EcoStream: Stream Ecology and Restoration Conference

August 22, 2016 - August 25, 2016

EcoStream - Stream Ecology and Restoration Conference is NC State University Stream Restoration Program's biennial southeast stream restoration conference. With preserving, enhancing, and restoring the entire riparian ecosystem in mind, EcoStream is the primary conference that focuses on stream restoration for the southeast region. This well-attended event facilitates discussions among restorat... read more

EcoStream 2016: Ridgeline to Thalweg

August 22, 2016 - August 25, 2016

EcoStream - Stream Ecology and Restoration Conference is NC State University Stream Restoration Program's biennial southeast stream restoration conference. With preserving, enhancing, and restoring the entire riparian ecosystem in mind, EcoStream is the primary conference that focuses on stream restoration for the southeast region. This well-attended event facilitates discussions among restorat... read more

Restoring ecological resilience

August 23, 2016 - August 23, 2016

The workshop will explore ecological solutions to the growing threat from natural disasters read more

EcoSummit 2016

August 29, 2016 - September 01, 2016

The 5th International EcoSummit Congress, EcoSummit 2016 - Ecological Sustainability: Engineering Change, will take place at The Corum Convention Centre, Montpellier from 29 August – 1 September 2016. This conference series was founded in 1996 in Copenhagen, as a forum to meet the demands of scientists working in several new ecological disciplines, and who required a better understanding ... read more

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