Call for Abstracts - Deadline 20 January 2012


EcoSummit 2012 - Ecological Sustainability: Restoring the Planet's Ecosystem Services
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Society of Ecological Restoration
Call for Abstracts
Please remember to submit your abstracts for poster and oral (general session and invited symposium) presentations by 20 January 2012. Abstracts should be submitted using the online submission system on the EcoSummit 2012 website.
Abstracts are invited on the following topics:
  • Sustainability and Resilience
  • Ecosystem Creation and Restoration/Ecological Engineering
  • Global Change
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Ecological Indicators
  • Biodiversity and Biological Conservation
  • Climate Change
  • Ecological Complexity
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Ecological Economics
  • Ecological Modelling
  • Biological Invasions
  • Ecosystem Health
  • Environmental Policy
  • Ecological Knowledge
  • Coastal Problems Caused by Upland Pollution Sources
  • Watershed/River Catchment Management
  • Ecohydrology
To submit your abstract click here.
EcoSummit 2012 will bring together the world's most respected minds in ecological science to discuss restoring the planet's ecosystems.
Plenary Speakers:
Lester BrownEarth Policy Institute, USA
Robert CostanzaPortland State University, USA
Jared DiamondUCLA, USA
Olafur R. GrimssonPresident, Republic of Iceland
Sven E. JørgensenUniversity of Copenhagen, Denmark 
Wolfgang JunkMax Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Germany
Rattan LalThe Ohio State University, USA
Simon A. LevinPrinceton University, USA
William J. MitschThe Ohio State University, USA 
Elinor OstromIndiana University, USA
E.O. WilsonHarvard University, USA
Symposia and Workshops:
70 symposia and 11 workshops with almost 600 participants from over 55 countries have been accepted for the EcoSummit 2012 Program. The symposia and workshops cover a wide variety of ecological topics, including ecological restoration, ecosystem services, climate change issues, and lake, wetland, and river management and will be presented over the entire week of the conference in parallel sessions.
For further information on submitting an abstract, and symposia and workshops visit:
Important Dates
January 20, 2012
Deadline for Abstract Submission
April 27, 2012
Deadline for Author Registration 
Deadline for Early Bird Registration