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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Sherburne “Shere” Abbott to Keynote 25th Annual Conference on the Adirondacks

The Honorable Sherburne “Shere” Abbott is vice president for sustainability initiatives and University Professor of Sustainability Science and Policy at Syracuse University. As stated ion her NYSERDA Board biography information, Shere's research and teaching interests lie at the interface of science and society—principally on issues related to climate change, energy and sustainability.  Prior to her current appointment, she was a senior advisor to President Barack Obama serving as a deputy to the President’s science advisor. She was responsible for coordinating the research and development portfolio for environment and natural resources, including overseeing the $2.4 billion U.S. Global Change Research Program, and the interagency committees on earth observing systems, air and water quality, disaster reduction, ecological services, toxins, the Arctic, and ocean science and technology.  To learn more about Ms. Abbot, CLICK HERE to see her Syracuse University bio information.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Call for Abstracts!

Poster by Jerry Jenkins of WCS

The Adirondack Research Consortium is inviting abstracts for paper, poster, and lightning session presentations for the 25th Annual Conference on the Adirondacks, May 22nd and 23rd, 2018 at the Lake Placid Conference Center. A poster reception will be held at 5:00 on May 22nd with music and prizes.  For more information about submitting a abstract, click HERE.

2018 Ecology and Environment Rick Morse Student Award

Rick Morse in the Adirondacks.
The Adirondack Research Consortium is inviting college student applications for the 2018 Morse Award.  For more information about the Award and how to qualify and apply, click HERE.

Women in Conservation Rock!

Find more information on the Women in Conservation Workshop HERE.