Resources for Journalists

Primary contact

ESA Public Information Manager Liza Lester, » 202-833-8773 x211.

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ESA Publications

  • Ecology
  • Ecosphere
  • Ecological Applications
  • Ecological Monographs
  • Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment
  • ESA Bulletin
  • subscribe to rss feeds for the latest from ESA journals


Press Releases

Press Releases

Journal Embargo policy:

We ask that findings reported in our journals not be reported in the media until after they are published. To learn about upcoming papers, subscribe to ESA press releases and tipsheets by contacting Liza Lester

Articles that are available on ESA journal websites as Accepted Articles (preprints) are considered to be published (not embargoed).


Journalist access to ESA journal content

To apply for free access to ESA journal papers, please contact Liza Lester and indicate the media outlet(s) where your work appears.


ESA Annual Meetings

6-11 August 2017

6-11 August 2017

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. Reporters may register in advance or on-site at the meeting.

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.

To register as a member of the media, please contact Liza Lester at