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Media, Journalists, and Authors

ESA works with members of the press worldwide to inform the public about recent advances in ecological science

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Primary contact

ESA Public Information Manager Zoe Gentes, » 202-833-8773 x211.

ESA Publications

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Explore the ecological society’s ESA family of journals

Journal Embargo policy

We ask that findings reported in our journals not be reported in the media until after they are published. View a detailed journal embargo policy on our publications page

Articles that are available on ESA journal websites as Accepted Articles (preprints) are considered to be published (not embargoed).

To learn about upcoming papers, subscribe to ESA press releases and tipsheets by contacting Zoe Gentes

ESA Annual Meetings

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The ESA Press Office provides complimentary press registration to public information officers and institutional press officers, professional journalists representing media organizations, freelance journalists, photographers, videographers, bloggers, podcasters, authors, filmmakers, institutional science communicators, and student journalists, for the express purpose of gathering news and information to produce media coverage of ESA meetings.

Please see credential policy

We do not waive registration fees for editors of peer-reviewed journals, ad sales representatives, publishers, program officers or marketing professionals.

Meeting abstracts are not embargoed.

To register as a member of the media, please contact Zoe Gentes at