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South Atlantic Chapter 2023 Conference

South Atlantic Chapter 2023 Conference

3/12/2023 - 3/14/2023

Description

Sunday, March 12, 2023

Workshops and Field Trips

Introduction to wetland functional assessments - Matthew Miller (see bio here) will lead this workshop on an introduction to wetland functional assessments and wetland mitigation implementation. (10 am - 2 pm, minimum 10 people, $250)

Hydric soils - Travis Richardson (see bio here) will lead a field assessment to teach attendees how to identify hydric soils. (10 am - 2 pm, minimum 10 people, $250)

Hobcaw Barony Wetlands Tour - Visit the sourthern deepwater swamps in depressional settings and Strawbery Swamp (influenced by salinity impact). Free of charge, bring your lunch (10 am - 3 pm, no minimum, free to attend, responsible for own transportation)

Black River Cypress Preserve, Guided Kayak Tour - Take a guided kayak tour along the Black River Cypress Preserve, a privately-owned nature preserve located on the South Carolina Black Scenic River. (10 am - 4pm, minimum 6 people, $120 fee, responsible for transportation to and from Black River Cypress Preserve)

Black River Cypress Preserve, Hiking and Biking Tour - Guided tour of the preserve. (10 am - 4pm, minimum 6 people, free to attend, responsible for transportation to and from Black River Cypress Preserve, bikes available upon request)

Monday, March 13, 2023

8:00 - 8:30

Registration & Coffee

8:30 - 9:00

Welcoming Address, Dr. Mezeika Sullivan (Clemson University)

9:00 - 10:00

Keynote Speaker

10:00 - 10:20

Networking break

10:20 - 12:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

12:00 - 1:00

Catered Lunch

1:00 - 1:20

Networking break

1:20 - 3:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

3:00 - 3:20

Networking break

3:20 - 5:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

5:30 - 8:00

Welcome Reception

6:00 - 8:00

Student Poster Session and Judging

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

7:30 - 8:00

Registration & Coffee

8:00 - 8:20

General Assembly (Student Awards)

8:20 - 10:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

10:00 - 10:20

Networking break

10:20 - 12:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

12:00 - 1:00

Catered  Lunch (Keynote speaker)

1:00 - 1:20

Networking break

1:20 - 3:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

3:00 - 3:20

Networking break

3:20 - 5:00

Presentations (5, 20 minute presentations)

5:00

Closing remarks

6:00 - 8:00

Networking Dinner


REGISTRATION COSTS

Member

$175

Non-Member

$300

Student

$100

Student (HBCU)

$50

Emeritus

$100

Clemson University Baruch Institute of Coastal Ecology and Forest Science
177 Hobcaw Rd
Georgetown, SC 29440 United States
Event Contact
Society of Wetland Scientists
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3/12/2023 - 3/14/2023
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