Friday, November 7, 2014

Urban Riparian Symposium - Restoration, Collaboration, Innovation

Register Now - Early Registration is due by December 1 for $75 and after December 1 registration is $110.

The Urban Riparian Symposium in Austin February 11th – 13th  of 2015 and will provide an opportunity for natural resource professionals to share ideas, discuss management and policy issues, lessons learned in urban riparian and stream planning, assessment, design, construction, and evaluation. The symposium includes presentations, discussions, and workshops, and nighttime walks. A draft schedule has been developed. Wednesday will offer two workshops in the afternoon for those attendees that sign up for them.  Thursday and Friday’s events will run from 9am to 6pm and will include plenary speakers, concurrent topic sessions with moderated discussion, and a poster session. Snacks and drinks will be provided but meals will be on your own.  There a number of restaurants within walking distance to the event center where people can eat lunch and dinner.  On Thursday night a limited number of people will be able to sign up for one of two separate nighttime walks being hosted by the Austin Water Utility exclusively for the symposium.

Scientists and practitioners are encouraged to share experiences, network with colleagues, and become involved in shaping the future of urban riparian issues in Texas. You can begin by submitting your abstract for oral or poster presentation and registering for the conference.

Request for Abstracts

Abstracts are being sought for oral presentations and posters focused on Urban Riparian topics. Submit abstracts by email to .ABSTRACTS MUST BE RECEIVED VIA EMAIL ON OR BEFORE November 18, 2014.


Registration Fees can be paid by Credit Card, Check or Government Purchase Order. If paying by credit card please email, mail, or fax your completed credit card authorization form included on the registration form. The charge will state AgriLife Research Fisc. If paying by check please make check payable to Texas Water Resources Institute, Urban Riparian Symposium 06-215071-89538. If paying by purchase order please fax or email your registration form and submit a copy to your bookkeeper for payment processing. Please email, fax, or mail your registration form and payment to:

Nikki Dictson, TWRI

Urban Riparian Symposium

1500 Research Pkwy., Suite A110

College Station, TX 77843-2118

Fax: 979-845-0662

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