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Nature-based Solutions to Climate Change in Urban Areas Conference

11/17/2015 - 11/19/2015
Climate change has significant impact on society and biodiversity in Europe. Urban inhabitants are most likely to experience climate change effects directly because currently 75 per cent of Europeans live in urban areas. Here, management of urban ecosystems offer sustainable and cost-effective solutions to climate change mitigation and ...[Go to event]

8th ESP World Conference

11/09/2015 - 11/13/2015 Spier Wine farm and Conference Center
The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) is a worldwide network, founded in 2008, to enhance the science and practical application of ecosystem services. To facilitate the needed dialogue between scientists, policy makers and practitioners ESP organises an annual international conference in different parts of the world. The 8th World ESP ...[Go to event]

XVth IWRA World Water Congress

05/25/2015 - 05/29/2015 Edinburgh International Conference Center
Held every three years since 1973, the World Water Congress is one of the most important events in the water field. The Congress provides a large cross-section of players from around the world and from all disciplines with a single forum to connect. The Congress not only allows stakeholders to share experiences and promote discussion, but also ...[Go to event]

WaterSmart Innovation Conference

10/08/2014 - 10/10/2014 South Point Hotel and Conference Center
The purpose of this conference is to broaden the knowledge of innovations in urban water efficiency including products, policies, techniques and ideas. All topics related to innovations in water conservation will be considered. Potential topics include: Water/Energy Production Nexus Water Efficiency for Sustainable Building and ...[Go to event]

World Green Infrastructure Congress

10/07/2014 - 10/14/2014 Australian Technology Park Sydney
The Congress will present the latest technological developments, green industry awards, iconic best practice projects, research data, professional training workshops, Living Art competition and new areas of applications in the field of green infrastructure. It will serve as a surface + space where international urban greenery thought leaders ...[Go to event]

16th Annual BIOECON Conference

09/21/2014 - 09/23/2014 Kings College
The BIOECON Partners are pleased to announce the Sixteenth Annual International BIOECON conference on the theme of "Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainability". The conference will be of interest to both researchers and policy makers working on issues broadly in the area of biodiversity, ecosystem services, sustainable development and ...[Go to event]

One Water Leadership (OWL) Summit

09/15/2014 - 09/17/2014 Westin Kansas City
Early Bird Registration for this year's One Water Leadership (OWL) Summit is open with reduced rates! Join the 5th annual event September 15 - 17, in Kansas City. Invited keynotes include: President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors and Mayor of Sacramento Kevin Johnson and U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. Spotlight Communities will drive ...[Go to event]

Ecosystem Services Partnership Conference 2014

09/08/2014 - 09/12/2014 Barceló San José Palacio Hotel and Conference Centre
The emphasis of this Seventh international ESP conference will be on the use of the ecosystem services concept at the local level, focusing on Latin America with a special emphasis on Costa Rica. Scientists representing several EU-funded projects will present their results on Community Based Ecosystem Management. Don't miss your chance to ...[Go to event]

World Water Week: Energy and Water

08/31/2014 - 09/05/2014 Stockholmsmässan
World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. Every year, SIWI provides a platform for over 200 collaborating organisations to convene events at the World Water Week. In ...[Go to event]

Making Waves in Conservation: 69th SWCS International Annual Conference

07/27/2014 - 07/30/2014 Westin Lombard Hotel
The 69th Annual International Conference of the Soil and Water Conservation Society takes place this July in Lombard, Illinois. From the Great Lakes to the coast, our use of the land impacts major bodies of water. Whether it be the large freshwater lakes of the United States and Canada, the Atlantic or Pacific Ocean; or the other lakes, ...[Go to event]

Addressing Drought and Water Scarcity: Solutions for Safeguarding the Global Food System in the 21st Century

06/24/2014 Thomas Jefferson Building, The Library of Congress
Agriculture is feeling the brunt of prolonged droughts at home and abroad. While California, Colorado, and Texas are having one of the worst droughts on record, numerous other countries are also dealing with water shortages, including Brazil, northern India, northern China, south and central Australia, and every European nation around the ...[Go to event]

To No Net Loss of Biodiversity and Beyond

06/03/2014 - 06/04/2014 Zoological Society of London
This gathering will be the first global conference on approaches to avoid, minimise, restore, and offset biodiversity loss. It will bring together experts and professionals from business, governments, financial institutions, NGOs, civil society and research, and intergovernmental institutions with an interst in demonstrating no net loss and ...[Go to event]

3rd Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology

05/15/2014 - 05/17/2014 Crowne Plaza Portland-Downtown Convention Center and Hotel
The Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology is a meeting of stream ecologists held approximately every five years aiming to further the scientific study of stream ecosystems in urban landscapes. In 2014, the third symposium will be held in Portland in the days preceding the joint meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science (SFS) and ...[Go to event]
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Coastal Carbon Economics Webinar with MESP and CSF

02/10/2014
This webinar will discuss how these payment programs might apply to forests and MCEs, what kind of economic value this might add to keeping these systems intact and whether this may be sufficient to forestall their loss.

Valorando Naturaleza Webinar on Forest Carbon Report Results (Spanish)

11/26/2013
Ecosystem Marketplace's Spanish language sister site, Valorando Naturaleza, is hosting its 3rd webinar. It will present results from Ecosystem Marketplace's State of the Forest Carbon Markets 2013 report focusing on Latin America. The webinar will include commentary from actors active in the forst carbon sector. The webinar will be in Spanish. ...[Go to event]

2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change

11/17/2013 - 11/18/2013 Cristal Hotel and Resorts
The aim objective of the 2013 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change (ICBCC 2013) is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Biodiversity and Climate Change.The 2013 2nd ...[Go to event]

Mitigation and Conservation Banking Class, University of California Davis

11/06/2013 Sutter Square Galleria
Learn about the exciting new field of wetland mitigation banking and species conservation banking with an intensive one day workshop on the legal, technical and financial aspects of habitat banking, which includes a field trip to an existing mitigation bank. Learn about the regulatory and legal history establishing mitigation banks and the ...[Go to event]

Ecosystem Services and Markets Class, University of California Davis

10/09/2013 Sutter Sq. Galleria
Explore the innovative field of ecosystem services and learn how these habitat-based markets can provide new revenues streams to traditional open space, forest and agricultural lands. Learn about the different rules and regulations that have created these new markets and the tools used to value them. Explore the different markets from wetland ...[Go to event]

5th World Conference on Ecological Restoration

10/06/2013 - 10/11/2013 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
The SER2013 World Conference on Ecological Restoration: Reflections on the Past, Directions for the Future will bring together more than 1,200 delegates from around the world interested in the science and practice of ecological restoration as it relates to natural resource management, climate change responses, biodiversity conservation, local ...[Go to event]

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10/06/2013 - 10/11/2013
 

10th World Wilderness Congress

10/04/2013 - 10/10/2013
WILD10, the 10th World Wilderness Congress (WWC), will convene this October in Spain to "Make the World a Wilder Place." Involving up to 1200 delegates from over 50 nations, with an estimated 30,000 on-line, WILD10 is focused on state-of-the-art information, inspiration, and practical, positive results in policy, protected areas, economics, ...[Go to event]

Online Q&A on Marine Ecosystem Services

10/02/2013 Marine Ecosystem Services Partnership, online center
Is your coastal/marine project struggling to calculate the value of ecosystem services? Are you looking for successful cases of ecosystem service valuations in decision-making? This is your opportunity for guidance. In this interactive 'Office Hour' chat, Linwood Pendleton will take your questions on marine and coastal ecosystem services. ...[Go to event]

Second BiodiversityKnowledge Conference

09/24/2013 - 09/26/2013 Jerusalemkirche Convention Center
The objective of this second conference is to discuss and finalize the recommended design of a future Network of Knowledge (NoK) on biodiversity and ecosystem services in Europe. The focus of the conference will be on presenting options for the NoK, which BiodiversityKnowledge has been developing over the past two years through a broad ...[Go to event]

1st Africa Food Security Conference

08/20/2013 - 08/21/2013
This conference will be held around the theme 'Harnessing Ecosystem Based Approaches for Food Security and Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa'. It is convened by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) and other UN agencies, governments, research institution, NGOs, ...[Go to event]

2nd International Conference on Biodiversity and Sustainable Energy Development

08/12/2013 - 08/14/2013 DoubleTree by Hilton Brownstone-University
The 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity & Sustainable Energy Development provides a platform for scientists, engineers, directors of companies and students in the field of Biodiversity to meet and share their knowledge. Go to the event website for more information.

Ecosystems for Water and Energy: 13th Annual American Ecological Engineering Society Meeting

06/10/2013 - 06/12/2013 Michigan State University
The 13th Annual American Ecological Society meeting focuses on the theme of Ecosystems for Water and Energy. As the complexities of the problems affecting world growth and sustainability are uncovered, it is becoming increasingly clear that it is impossible to consider water or energy in isolation from each other. It takes energy to treat ...[Go to event]

US Society for Ecological Economics 2013 Call for Papers

06/09/2013 - 06/12/2013 University of Vermont
There is one month until the February 15th deadline to submit your abstracts for USSEE 2013!  The Organizing Committee welcomes a variety of proposal formats, including paper, panel, poster, and workshop submissions relevant to the trans-disciplinary field of ecological economics, especially as they relate to the conference themes.