In its 16th year, this annual symposium organized by the Urban Ecosystem Research Consortium of Portland-Vancouver (UERC) focuses on urban environmental issues and the practical application of related ecological and social science research in the greater Portland/Vancouver region, featuring:
*Brief presentations and a poster session to give a taste of what’s happening locally
*Inspiring keynotes by noted researchers and practitioners
*Networking opportunities pre-conference, during lunch, and at an afternoon social
*Lunchtime discussion groups with opportunities to share information and further knowledge
DR. CHARLES NILON (shown above)
University of Missouri School of Natural Resources
Speaking on urban wildlife ecology and conservation and human dimensions in wildlife management
JUDY BLUEHORSE SKELTON
Senior Instructor at Portland State University
Speaking on indigenous permaculture and integrating traditional ecological knowledge into restoration work
Early registration rates through Jan. 15 (includes lunch):
General $45, Student $15, Volunteer $10.
Regular registration rates Jan.16-26, 2018 (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.