The USDA Forest Service Research and Development Deputy Area, in cooperation with the USDA Climate Hubs, presents the virtual First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs) on March 2 at 12:00 ET. Megan Friggens and Katelyn Driscoll from the Rocky Mountain Research Station will present "After Fire: A Toolkit for the Southwest." Join the webinar through Adobe Connect, and dial 1-888-844-9904 (access code: 3847359) for audio. Contact Anne Marsh, National Program Lead for Climate Change Research, with any questions.
The second annual National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop will be held in Reno, NV, March 26-29. The workshop theme is "Making a Difference – Building Capacity, Improving Preparedness, and Learning From Experience." Visit the workshop website to learn more.
The American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting will take place April 10-14 in New Orleans, LA. Geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders will share the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. Visit the meeting website for more information.
The 2018 Southern Forest Insect Work Conference will be held July 17-20 in San Antonio, TX. Visit the conference website for more information.
The Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting will be held in New Orleans, LA, August 5-10. The theme is "Extreme events, ecosystem resilience and human well-being." Visit the meeting website for more information.
The National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration will be held in New Orleans, LA, August 26-30. Themed "Building connections from the local to the landscape scale," the interdisciplinary conference brings together scientists, engineers, policy makers, planners and partners from across the country actively engaged in large-scale ecosystem restoration. Visit the conference website to learn more.
The 10th International Conference on Biological Invasions will take place September 4-7 in Dublin, Ireland. The theme is "New Directions in Invasion Biology." Visit the conference website for more information.
The Phenology 2018 Conference will be held in Melbourne, Australia, September 23-27. The conference theme is "One Planet, Two Hemispheres, Many Regions." Visit the conference website to learn more.
The Society of American Foresters National Convention will be held October 3-7 in Portland, OR. The convention theme will explore the differences between policy and politics, and how science, management, and policy interact and integrate to inform and influence the conservation of forested landscapes. Visit the convention website for details.
The 12th Annual Meeting of the International Pest Risk Research Group will be held October 16-19 in Taichung, Taiwan. Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute and National Chung Hsing University will host the meeting. Visit the meeting website to learn more.