IUFRO World Congress 2014

October 05, 2014 - October 11, 2014

The IUFRO World Congress is held every 5 years, to share knowledge and highlight new science and tools developed to enhance forest resources management and conservation. 3000-4000 delegates from over 100 countries are expected to attend. read more

CBD COP 12

October 06, 2014 - October 17, 2014

12th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity read more

SER Northwest & Great Basin Joint Regional Conference - Collaborative Restoration

October 6-10, 2014

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE UPCOMING SER-NORTHWEST & SER-GREAT BASIN REGIONAL CONFERENCE      This conference will be a gathering of scientists, restoration professionals, and government agencies involved in restoration issues in the Cascadia and Great Basin Bioregions with a focus on the unique challenges of ecological restoration projects in these regions.  The con... read more

2nd Restoring Forests Congress

October 14, 2014 - October 16, 2014

This 2nd Restoring Forests Congress will continue to communicate advances in the themes that were addressed in the 1st Congress in 2011 in Madrid, Spain. Yet, we will also explore what constitutes restoration in the 21st Century by re-defining the scope of forest restoration and narrowing our vision of restoration success in relation to a realistic, achievable end result. This conference will a... read more

Methodology for Delineating Wetlands

October 14, 2014 - October 17, 2014

Learn the methods of the experts! This four-day course will introduce you to delineating wetlands using the Federal Interagency Wetland Delineation Manual, which is required for use in New Jersey. Techniques taught will also be applicable to individuals interested in using the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual. Learn how to recognize key indicators of wetlands (hydrophytic vege... read more

Introduction to Wetland Identification

October 15, 2014 - October 15, 2014

In this one-day combination classroom and field course, a nationally recognized wetlands expert will review the skills you need to identify freshwater wetlands and their boundaries and introduce you to wetland plant identification and soil recognition. You will learn: • Why wetlands are important • How they differ • What indicators are used for wetland identification • About... read more

Explaining Stream Behavior to the Public

October 16, 2014 - April 22, 2014

Part of the Restoration Webinar Series, this session will be presented by Dr. Janine Castro, USFWS. The webinar will present a framework and a conceptual model for describing "how streams work" to a landowner or to the public to support stakeholder engagement for river restoration projects. read more

Texas & Southwest Chapters Joint Annual Conference

October 17, 2014 - October 19, 2014

Society for Ecological Restoration, Texas Chapter (TXSER)  & Society for Ecological Restoration, Southwest Chapter (SER-SW)  Joint Conference  October 17-19, 2014, Alpine, Texas on the campus of Sul Ross State University Alpine, on the edge of the Chihuahuan Desert between Big Bend National Park and the Davis Mountains is referred as the "Switzerland of Texas." At 4,60... read more

Wetland Short Course- Creation and Restoration of Wetlands

October 20, 2014 - October 22, 2014

This course introduces the basics of wetland creation and restoration for mitigation of lost wetlands or wildlife habitat creation, i.e., "mitigation wetlands." Course will emphasize proper landscape approaches and working with site hydrology.Case studies from Florida and several other locations in the USA will be used to illustrate principles. Wetlands in southwest Florida will be visited in f... read more

Biodiversity and Green Infrastructure: An opportunity for biodiversity and employment

October 23, 2014 - October 25, 2014

A joint conference of the Spanish Association of Landscape Engineering (AEIP), Portuguese Association of Bioengineering (APENA), and European Federation of Landscape Bioengineering. read more

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