Events and Field Trips

Saturday, July 31, 2010

7:30 AM-5:00 PM
FT 1 - Allegheny River Canoe Float: Tidioute to Tionesta  

8:00 AM-5:00 PM
ESA Governing Board Meeting  
FT 2 - Disturbance Ecology on the Allegheny Plateau--2-Day Overnight Trip  

8:30 AM-5:00 PM
FT 3 - Brownfield Blitzers: A Dialog with Inner City Pittsburgh Neighborhoods Using Visual Approaches for Conserving Biodiversity, Engaging Communities, Sharing Knowledge, and Addressing Environmental Justice  

10:30 AM-1:00 PM
SEEDS student orientation  

4:30 PM-6:00 PM
SEEDS mentor orientation  

6:00 PM-8:00 PM
SEEDS dinner  
Sunday, August 1, 2010

7:00 AM-5:00 PM
FT 5 - Management of Fallingwater and Bear Run Nature Reserve, Western Pennsylvania Conservancy  

7:00 AM-5:30 PM
FT 4 - Lake Pleasant Canoe Trip  

7:30 AM-4:30 PM
FT 6 - Youghiogheny River Gorge at Ohiopyle State Park  

8:00 AM-12:00 PM
ESA Governing Board Meeting  

8:00 AM-5:00 PM
FT 7 - Urban Agriculture in Action: Greening Blighted Land and Revitalizing Communities  

8:30 AM-4:30 PM
FT 8 - SEEDS Educational Outreach Initiative: Sharing Ecological Tools for Biodiversity Enhancement with Future Generations  

1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Buell/Braun Judges Meeting  

1:00 PM-5:45 PM
FT 9 - Parks, Streams, and Urban Systems: Successes and Challenges in Restoration (Companion to OOS 24 on Wed. Aug. 4, 8 AM to 11:30 PM)  

2:00 PM-5:00 PM
ESA Council Orientation Meeting and Reception  

3:00 PM-4:00 PM
Presider/AV Training  

5:00 PM-6:30 PM
ESA Opening Plenary 1: Environmental Disasters In the US: Exploring Our Reactive Mode (Panel Discussion)  
Monday, August 2, 2010

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
SEEDS Breakfast  

7:00 AM-9:00 AM
ESA Ecology Editorial Board Meeting  

8:00 AM-10:00 AM
ESA Plenary 2: Opening Scientific Plenary and Awards Ceremony: Innocence lost: Will ecologists become the future global carbon cops?  

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
ESA Joint Editorial Board Luncheon (by invitation only)  
ESA Mexico Chapter Business Meeting  
ESA Past President's Forum Luncheon  
ESA Public Affairs Committee Meeting  
ESA Rangeland Ecology Secton Business Meeting  
ESA Science Committee Business Meeting  
ESA Southwest Chapter Business Meeting  
ESA Undergraduate Student Orientation  

11:30 AM-6:30 PM
ESA Opening of Exhibits  

11:45 AM-12:15 PM
ESA Presider/AV Training  

4:00 PM-7:00 PM
FT 10 - Hiking Frick Park  

5:00 PM-5:45 PM
ESA Award Recipients' Reception (by invitation only)  

5:00 PM-6:30 PM
ESA Musicians Central  

6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Christian Ecologists Social  
ESA Aquatic Section Mixer  
ESA Buell/Braun Judges Meeting  
ESA Student Section Mixer  
ESA Theoretical Ecology Section Mixer  
ESA Traditional Ecological Knowledge Section Business Meeting  
ESA Vegetation Section and IAVS-NA Business Meeting and Mixer  
OTS All Tropical Biology Mixer  
Utah State University Ecologists Mixer  

7:30 PM-10:00 PM
Annual Oecologia Editorial Board Meeting  
Tuesday, August 3, 2010

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
ESA Frontiers Editorial Board Meeting  
ESA Graduate Students and Post Doc Roundtable with ESA Leadership  
ESA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Business Meeting  

7:00 AM-9:00 AM
ESA Board of Professional Certification  
ESA Meetings Committee Meeting  
SEEDS Advisory Board Meeting  

9:30 AM-3:00 PM
FT 11 - Steel City to Green City  

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
Brown Bag Lunch Highlighting the New ESA On-line Journal Ecosphere  
ESA Agroecology Section Business Meeting  
ESA Human Ecology Inaugural Business Meeting  
ESA Natural History Business Meeting  
ESA Rapid Response Team Luncheon  
ESA Student Section Choice Award Ceremony  
GLBT Ecologists Brown Bag Lunch  
Hiram College Brown Bag Lunch  
USA National Phenology Network  

11:45 AM-1:00 PM
FT 12 - Green Convention Center in Action  

12:00 PM-1:00 PM
ESA Paleoecology Section Business Meeting  

12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Ecology Letters Editorial Board Meeting  

4:00 PM-7:00 PM
FT 13 - Hiking Highland Park  

5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Musicians Central  

6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Ecology Letters Drink Reception (by invitation only)  
ESA Asian Ecology Business Meeting and Mixer  
ESA Biogeosciences Mixer  
ESA Canada Chapter Business Meeting  
ESA Ecological Applications Business Meeting  
ESA Education Section Mixer  
ESA Fund for the Future Reception (by invitation only)  
ESA Joint Mixer: Applied Ecology, Urban Ecosystems, Long-term Studies, Agroecology, and Environmental Justice Sections  
ESA Soil Ecology Section Mixer  
ESA Statistical Ecology Business Meeting and Mixer  
University of Michigan Ecology Mixer: School of Natural Resources and Environment and the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology  
USGS Meet and Greet  
Wednesday, August 4, 2010

7:00 AM-9:00 AM
ESA Development Committee Meeting  
ESA Meetings Committee Meeting  
ESA Publications Committee Meeting  

8:00 AM-9:00 AM
ESA Education and Human Resources Committee  

8:00 AM-5:00 PM
ESA Vegetation Classification Panel  

11:30 AM-12:00 PM
ESA Presider/AV Training  

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
ESA Environmental Justice Business Meeting  
ESA Southeast Chapter Business Meeting  
ESA Student Section Business Meeting  

12:00 PM-1:00 PM
ESA Researchers at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions Business Meeting  
ESA Urban Ecosystems Ecology Section Business Meeting  

12:15 PM-1:15 PM
ESA Plenary 3: Recent Advances Lecture: Energy, the Environment, and the Millennium Assessment of Human Behavior  

4:00 PM-7:00 PM
FT 14 - Hiking Riverview Park  

5:00 PM-6:30 PM
ESA Musicians Central  

6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Colorado State University Ecologists Mixer  
ESA Diversity Mixer  
ESA Physiological Ecology Section Mixer and Business Meeting  
ESA Plant Population Biology Business Meeting and Mixer  
ESA South American Chapter Business Meeting  
NEON Meet and Greet  
UC Davis, Ecology Graduate Group Mixer  

8:00 PM-10:00 PM
ESA Section and Chapter Website Development Training Session  
Harvard Forest Business Meeting  
SEEDS Fellowship Meeting  
Thursday, August 5, 2010

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
ESA Awards Committee Meeting  
ESA Historic Records Section Business Meeting  

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
ESA Diversity Luncheon  
NSF Funding Opportunities  

11:30 AM-2:00 PM
FT 15 - Hiking Schenley Park  

5:00 PM-6:30 PM
ESA Musicians Central  

6:30 PM-11:00 PM
Play Ball!!  An Evening with ESA, the Pittsburgh Pirates, and the Colorado Rockies.  
Friday, August 6, 2010

8:00 AM-10:30 AM
ESA Governing Board Meeting  

11:30 AM-1:00 PM
ESA Braun Student Award Committee Meeting  
ESA Musicians Central  

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
ESA Closing Luncheon  

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