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ESA Membership Structure

The Ecological Society of America’s 9,000 members are organized into geographic chapters and sections based on areas of mutual interest or personal affinity. Every member who joins the Society can select one chapter or section for free, and join additional ones for $5 each. The elected leadership of each of these bodies is part of the ESA Council, a governing…

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Awards Committee

The Awards Committee is responsible for selecting candidates for all honorary awards of the Society and for recommending candidates for other awards for which ecologists may be eligible. Subcommittees are established for specific sets of awards. Committee Members Katharine Suding, Awards Committee Chair (2018 – 2021) University of Colorado  INSTAAR Email Student Awards (Buell/Braun) Subcommittee Phoebe Zarnetske, Chair Michigan State University…

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Public Affairs Committee

Among other responsibilities, members of the Public Affairs Committee: Attend two meetings per year: one in Washington, DC, and another at the Annual Meeting Advise staff on policy and communications Provide input to the policy priority guidelines Propose and chose the Rapid Response Team luncheon speaker Select the Regional Policy Award winner and the Opening Plenary speaker for the Annual…

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ESA Election Results

The Ecological Society of America (ESA) is proud to announce the election results of its Governing Board Members.

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Privacy Statement

ESA is committed to protecting the privacy of our users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. Our Privacy Policy addresses the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to ESA websites and content on the domain (collectively described as “ESA websites”).

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