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Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Ecological Society of America 2019 Annual Meeting

“Ecology of Unintended Consequences”

April 5 – 7, 2018

Hosted at Bowie State University, Bowie, MD

The Mid-Atlantic ESA annual meeting brings together students, researchers, teachers and practitioners from the MidAtlantic region and beyond. The theme of the meeting is the ecology of unintended consequences, which includes any and all human activities which have unintended ecological consequences to them (which is most if not all of them).  The meeting offers an excellent opportunity for both undergraduate and graduate ecology students to present their research in all ecology-related topics.

MA-ESA Program

Where:
Student Center and Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Nursing Bldg,, Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd., Bowie, MD 20715

When:
Friday April 5 – Evening social
Saturday April 6 – Main conference

  • Morning plenary session
  • Two lunchtime workshops
  • Afternoon oral and poster sessions
  • Evening closing social with guest speaker and book signing

Sunday April 7 – Field trip to Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

Also planned are a visit by the Johns Hopkins Univ Press with a display of their ecology and related books and a live raptor exhibit, discussion, demonstration

Questions: Contact Steve Sheffield, Chair, Mid-Atlantic ESA srsheffield@nullcomcast.net

Conference Code of Conduct Policy

Questions? Contact: srsheffield@nullcomcast.net

Steve Sheffield, Chair of the MA-ESA, Bowie State University
Chris Sacchi, Secretary of the MA-ESA, Kutztown University