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COVID-19 Code of Conduct for LDC attendees

Please review the Covid-19 Code of Conduct prior to attending the conference. Please contact if you have any questions or concerns.


Registration is closed!

Registration Type Early Bird Registration Ends 2/24 Advanced Registration
Ends 3/16
Onsite Registration
*Check payment
Full registration $175.00 $200.00 $215.00
K12 teachers and students $150.00 $175.00 $185.00
One day $100.00 $125.00 $135.00
FAMU and Local K12 Faculty Special arrangements have been made.  Contact for details  

Registration fees for participants include all breaks, Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch.

Registered participants will be able to attend all regular sessions on both days of the conference. There is an additional fee for the pre-conference field trips and workshops.

*Please note that we will not process credit card payments onsite. All payments must be made by check payable to the “Ecological Society of America”.

Cancellation Policy

1. On or before March 1, 2023: A written request of cancellation must be emailed to A refund of registration payments for cancellations will be honored with a $25 processing fee.

2. After March 13, 2023:  No refunds are possible for cancellations because of costs incurred.

Registration Questions

Why do we ask about your background? In order for us to understand our audience, we ask questions about you and your educational setting. This information allows us to prepare our speakers, report our reach to our founders, and better monitor the effectiveness of our reach. Information will only be reported in the aggregate. Thank you for your participation. 

**NOTE 1: Login is required to register for the conference.
Login if you are an ESA member or if you attended a previous LDC (2020 or 2021). Create a new account if you are not an ESA member.

**NOTE 2: Registration Tips [Save, or Update Responses] Button
To begin the registration process, click on [REGISTER MYSELF/SOMEONE ELSE] and select the applicable registration type. Please note the [SAVE/UPDATE RESPONSES] button on the right side of the screen. You will need to click on the [SAVE/UPDATE RESPONSES] button BEFORE you Proceed to Checkout. If you see a message that you have missed some questions, return to the registration page, and enter your responses again and click on [SAVE/UPDATE RESPONSES].

Should you have further registration difficulties, please email

Register is Closed!