Become a Certified Ecologist

The 2017 certification application period is now open

If you have questions about professional certification or the application process after reviewing these materials, please contact Membership Manager, Tanya Pendleton, at certification@esa.org or 202-833-8773 ext. 216 for assistance.

Before you begin

Please review your specific online certification application (upgrade, new certification, re certification, streamlined) to ensure all needed information is included.