Oct 17-19, Riparian Summit: Confluence to Influence - Call for Papers

The Riparian Summit: Confluence to Influence will be held October 17-19, 2017 at the University of California, Davis. The 3-day summit will bring together a wide range of people interested in riparian landscapes, including restoration practitioners, land managers, policymakers, private landowners, artists, and scientists, to share knowledge and strategies for managing, protecting, and restoring California’s riparian ecosystems. It will feature plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, an art and science component, and opportunities for field activities, posters, exhibits, and multimedia presentations.

The organizing committee is currently seeking proposals for individual presentations and posters. Go to: https://ripariansummit.ucdavis.edu/call-papers-and-sessions for guidance on the major themes and topics of interest. To guarantee review, applications should be submitted by August 31, 2017 to ripariansummit@ucdavis.edu.

We also have some limited opportunities for hosting exhibits, field trips, or workshops. Please direct any proposals or inquiries to ripariansummit@ucdavis.edu as soon as possible. We look forward to seeing you in October!

The 2017 Riparian Summit is hosted by: Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis and the UC Davis Information Center for the Environment in cooperation with the California Department of Water Resources and the California Riparian Habitat Joint Venture.

Addition support comes from: Point Blue Conservation Science, United States Bureau of Land Management, California Department of Conservation, Environmental Defense, Wildlife Conservation Board, and Stillwater Sciences.