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A look back on 25 years of ESA's SEEDS program. Read more
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Qianna Xu and Lin Jiang reflect on recent violence against Asian communities and provide resources Read more
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Legislative Tracker

Legislative Tracker

ESA tracks legislation relevant to the ecological community. This legislative tracker can be sorted by sponsor, committee, status and more.

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Federal Budget Tracker

Federal Budget Tracker

ESA’s Federal Budget Tracker monitors the federal appropriations process and provides information on budgets relevant to ecological sciences.

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Federal Register Tracker

ESA tracks upcoming meetings and current public comment opportunities on issues relevant to ecology through the Federal Register tracker.

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Administration Transition Tracker

Administration Transition Tracker

Here you will find selected information about the President’s federal agency picks of interest to the ecological community along with details about the nomination confirmation process. This page is being continuously updated to include President Joe Biden’s picks.

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Policy News

The Ecological Society of America’s Policy News provides bi-monthly summaries of major environmental and science policy news.

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