ESA communications works with members of the press worldwide to inform the public about recent advances in ecological science.
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Special issue of ESA Frontiers assesses the impacts of climate change on people and ecosystems, and strategies for adaptationThe November 2013 issue of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment is devoted to an assessment of climate change effects on ecosystems, and the consequences for people. Impacts on natural systems have direct consequences for food production, water, storm damage, and fire intensity. Working with, rather than against, ecosystems may help society to adapt to changes that threaten lives and property. Adaptation efforts may need to think beyond the preservation of historic natural communities. Read More »
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- locate experts in the ecological sciences
- get in touch with a source
- find meeting information
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Please contact ESA Communications Officer Liza Lester, email@example.com; 202-833-8773 x211.
ESA’s 2013 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minn. August 4 – 9
Agriculture, Big Data, and Traditional Knowledge headline the Ecological Society of America’s 98th annual meeting. ESA invites press and institutional public information officers to attend. To register, please contact ESA Communications Officer Liza Lester at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We waive registration fees for reporters with a recognized press card and for current members of the National Association of Science Writers, the Canadian Science Writers Association, the International Science Writers Association and the Society of Environmental Journalists.
We waive registration fees for press officers. If you cannot attend but would like to promote presenters from your institution, we are happy to distribute your press releases in the meeting Press Room. Press officers may request copies of all abstracts related to their institution. Contact Liza Lester.
We do not waive registration fees for editors of peer-reviewed journals, ad sales representatives, publishers, program officers or marketing professionals.
Meeting abstracts are not embargoed.
ESA provides periodic and invitation-based communications training workshops for scientists. Ecologists learn how to describe their research directly and succinctly and to respond to tough questions from the press.