Restoration for Resilience: Ecological Restoration in the 21st Century is hosted by the Society for Ecological Restoration – Western Canada, in partnership with the joint Ecological Restoration program of British Columbia Institute of Technology and Simon Fraser University.

Resilience is a hot and challenging topic in scientific and social aspects of restoration and reclamation, resource management, and community planning. We are excited about this learning, networking, and trade show event for researchers and students, resource industries, government regulators and managers, consulting practitioners, Indigenous peoples, and community-based organizations.

Those who are members of the Western Canada SER Chapter will receive discounted registration prices. One does not have to be a Chapter or organization member to participate in the conference. However, if you are not a member we encourage you to join now to receive the discounted registration prices that only Chapter members receive. To join the Chapter please visit the following webpage –

Abstract Submission Open: August 25, 2017
Abstract Submission Closes: October 6, 2017
Registration Open: September 28, 2017
Registration Close: January 24, 2018 (3 weeks prior to conference)

Regular Registration prices are available until January 24, 2018. After January 24, 2018 the only registration option is On-site Registration which will include a late registration fee.

1-Day Pass
3-Day Conference Pass
All fees are fixed in U.S. dollars and will be charged in USD on the conference registration form.

*Note: we cannot guarantee that we will be able to provide on-site registrants with tickets for the pre-conference workshops, conference dinner, and/or post-conference field trips, so we encourage you to purchase early or regular registration.

Disclaimer: The Plenary/Workshop presenter rate is only applicable to plenary speakers and individuals facilitating pre-conference workshops. This rate does not apply to individuals presenting in concurrent or poster sessions.

Details on the speakers, keynote presentation, plenary sessions, symposia, workshops, contributed poster and oral presentations, offsite field trips, and the meeting schedule will be posted soon on the conference website

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