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Southeast Chapter’s 2019 Symposium

October 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - October 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

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Call for abstracts

You are invited to submit an abstract for presentations as part of technical sessions at “Restoration & Resiliency: Restoring Disturbed Ecosystems of the Southeast” and annual meeting of the Society for Ecological Restoration Southeast, to be held Oct. 24-25, 2019 at the Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center in Columbus, GA.

Please see https://chapter.ser.org/southeast/event/southeast-chapters-2019-symposium/  for conference details.

We invite submission of oral and poster presentations on topics related to resiliency in ecological restoration including the restoration of:

  • Specific animal species, populations, or communities
  • Specific plant species, populations, or communities
  • Wildlife habitat
  • Wetlands and other aquatic ecosystems
  • Marine and coastal ecosystems
  • Streams and riparian zones
  • Eastern grasslands
  • Forests and other upland ecosystems

Abstracts are due August 1st, 2019 by 5:00 pm EST (deadline extended to August 15th)

Please submit abstracts by e-mail to Stacey S.  Blersch, blersch_stacey@columbusstate.edu (Authors will be notified of acceptance by August, 25th); include “Southeast SER 2019 Abstract” in the subject line of the email.

Workshops or special sessions. Anyone wishing to propose a 1-3 hour workshop or special session should submit an outline to Stacey Sloan Blersch by July 25th.

Abstract Guidelines. All abstracts should include the following: 1) Title; 2) Author names and affiliations (please indicate corresponding author, and whether presenting author is a student); 3) E-mail address for correspondence,; 4) Mailing address; 5) Phone number; and 6)  preference for oral or poster presentation. Body of abstract should be no longer than 250 words, and include a brief introduction, description of the project for case studies or methodology for research studies, and summary of results. Oral Presentations will be 20- 30 minutes each. Posters will be available for viewing during breaks, and during a poster session when presenters should be available. Submissions should be in a .doc or .docx format, or pasted directly into the body of the submission e-mail.


October 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am
October 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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