Beyond Recovery: Restoration for the Future
please join us 10–12 April 2019 at the santa barbara veteran’s building in downtown santa barbara for The 26th Annual Conference of the California Society for Ecological Restoration
Call for Abstracts
Technical Abstracts are now being accepted through 8 February 2019; Poster Abstracts accepted through 15 March 2019. Call for Abstracts Brochure and Guidelines for Abstracts | Online Abstract Submission Form
Restoration and Recovery after Fire and Debris Flows Restoration and monitoring in a time of increased fire risk Session chair: Stacie Smith, NOAA
Water Conservation for Improved Habitats How water conservation ripples through restoration from landscape design to instream flows Session Chair: Jane Gray, DUDEK
Technology and Tools Emerging tools for field work and data analysis Session Chair: Kari Dupler, WRA
Mitigation Banking, Land Use, and Conservation Opportunities to conserve and protect habitat Session Chair: Carol Presley, Carol Presley Consulting
Threats, Pests, and Pathogens How Phytophthora, shot-hole borers, pine bark beetles, aquatic pests, and climate change impact landscapes Session Chair: Ralph Vigil, Habitat Restoration Sciences
Coastal Restoration and Sea Level Rise Adaptation Increasing resiliency to sea-level rise in coastal, island, and estuarine projects Session Chair: Jeannine Ross, KMEA
Grassland Ecosystems and Coastal Prairies Restoration of some of the most endangered ecosystems in the United States Session Chair: JP Marié, CNGA
Stream and Fisheries Restoration Interplay of riparian habitat, geomorphology, invasive species management, and fisheries health Session Chair: Ross Taylor, Ross Taylor and Associates
Plus a Poster Session featuring a Student Poster Competition Session Chair: Elihu Gevirtz, Channel Islands Restoration
SERCAL 2019 Early Bird Registration will be online beginning mid-February. Watch this website for details and/or join our enews list. Early Bird registration discounts ($210 presenters, $245 members, $280 non-members) will be available through mid-March. We hope to see you there!
We are now taking sponsorships: Without the support of our generous sponsors, SERCAL would not be able to keep conference registration fees at a reasonable level for our attendees, nor would we be able to generate the operating capital necessary to keep the organization moving forward. We greatly appreciate your support!