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2020 Annual Meeting Information

Please note that, in light of COVID-19, this meeting is postponed until Oct. 16-18, 2020. Please see the formal announcement here.

2020 Mid-Atlantic Annual Meeting

April 3-5 2020

“The Ecology of the BosWash Megalopolis”

Hosted at University of Delaware, Clayton Hall, Newark, DE

The Mid-Atlantic ESA annual meeting brings together students, researchers, teachers and practitioners from the Mid–Atlantic region and beyond. The theme of the meeting is the ecology of the BosWash Megalopolis. The meeting offers an excellent opportunity for both undergraduate and graduate ecology students to present their research in all ecology-related topics. Undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and professionals are all welcome.


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The deadline for both abstracts and registration is March 22


Clayton Hall, at the University of Delaware in Newark, DE

100 David Hollowell Dr, Newark, DE 19716
Clayton Hall building image.

University of Delaware Map — Clayton Hall is in the northwest part of the campus: parking is immediately northwest of Clayton Hall and is free for attendees.

Hotel Information

Conference Code of Conduct Policy

Questions: Contact Vince D’Amico, Chair, Mid-Atlantic ESA

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MA-ESA Program and Registration

Friday April 3 – Evening social, 6:00-9:00 PM, Home Grown Cafe, Newark (food and drink not included in registration fee)
Saturday April 4 – Main conference

  • 8:00-9:00 AM: Breakfast
  • 9:30 AM-12:00 PM: Morning plenary session
  • 12:00-1:30 PM: Two lunchtime workshops
  • 1:30-4:30 PM: Afternoon oral sessions
  • 4:30-6:30 PM: Afternoon poster session
  • Evening closing social with guest speaker and book signing

Sunday April 5 – Field trip to White Clay Creek State Park, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM.