Ecological Restoration in a Changing Climate:
Ecosystems, Adaptation, Infrastructure and Resiliency
Held at the Holloway Commons of the University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH,
October 14 and 15, 2016



Below is the “schedule at a glance.”

A table for the breakout sessions is here.

Abstracts and speaker biographies can be found here.


Friday, October 14th
7:30-8:45 Registration and coffee (Holloway Commons)
8:45-8:55 Conference welcome
8:55-9:40 Plenary talk: “Restoration in Times of Climate Change and Environmental Instability,” Andre Clewell, PhD
9:40-9:50 Recognition of SER-NE student grant recipients and award for lifetime achievement
9:50-10:10 Break
10:10-11:30 Concurrent sessions #1
11:30-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:20 Concurrent sessions #2
2:20-2:40 Break
2:40-4:00 Concurrent sessions #3
4:00-4:15 Break
4:15-5:00 Plenary talk: “Biodiversity in the Concrete Jungle: Restoring Nature in Cities for a Resilient Future,” Myla Aronson, PhD
5:00-5:15 Closing logistics
5:15-7:00 Poster pub and social gathering
Saturday, October 15th – Field Trips and Workshop
9:00am – 2:00pm Field Trip #1: Urban Watershed Restoration and Low Impact Development, Tom Ballestero
7:30am – 1:00 pm Field Trip #2: Fringing Salt Marsh Creation and Shoreline Restoration, David Burdick and Trevor Mattera
9:00am – 2:00pm Field Trip #3: Restoring Natural Dunes and Protecting People, Alyson Eberhardt  — CANCELED
9:00am – 2:00pm Field Trip #4: Restoring Instream Habitat and Improving Floodplain Resiliency Using Large Wood, Joel DeStasio and Colin Lawson, Trout Unlimited
9:00am – 2:00pm Workshop: “Principles of Ecological Restoration and Their Application,” Andre Clewell