Time
Location
Event
09:00-12:00
Blusson Hall (BLU) 10021
Workshop – Natural processes for restoration of drastically disturbed sites (David F. Polster)
10:00-12:00
BLU 10011
Workshop – Urban restoration design (James Godwin)
12:00-13:00
LUNCH on your own
13:00-16:00
BLU 10021
Workshop – Natural processes for restoration of drastically disturbed sites (David F. Polster)
13:00-16:00
BLU 10011
Workshop – Peatland restoration (Dr. Bin Xu)
13:30-16:30
Field Trip – Stanley Park (more info)
Time
Location
Event
08:00-08:30
Saywell (SWH)/Blusson Corridor
Registration
08:30-09:00
SWH 10081
Opening Ceremony –Chair SER-WC, Elder Margaret George
09:00-10:00
SWH 10081
Plenary – Resilience & restoration (Dr. Katherine Suding)
10:00-10:30
HEALTH BREAK
10:30-12:00
SWH 10081
Plenary – Novel ecosystem restoration (2 presentations: Dr. Emily Gonzales & Dr. Brad Pinno)
12:00-13:15
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
LUNCH
13:15-15:15
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. Burning Issues in Fire Restoration
  2. Butterflies to Bison in Wildlife and Habitat Restoration
  3. Tailings to Tamaracks in Mine Reclamation
15:15-15:30
HEALTH BREAK
15:30-17:00
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. Burning Issues in Fire Restoration
  2. Butterflies to Bison in Wildlife and Habitat Restoration
  3. Tailings to Tamaracks in Mine Reclamation
17:30-20:30
Field Trip – Vancouver Craft Brewery Tour (more info)
Time
Location
Event
08:00-08:30
Saywell (SWH)/Blusson Corridor
Registration
08:30-08:45
SWH 10081
Announcements
08:45-09:30
SWH 10081
Plenary – Traditional Ecological Knowledge (Dr. Jeannette Armstrong)
09:30-10:15
SWH 10081
Plenary – Wisdom & knowledge transfer (Michael Cody)
10:15-10:45
HEALTH BREAK
10:45-12:15
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. Rising Tides in Marine and Estuary Restoration
  2. Innovative Standards, Metrics, and Approaches
  3. Culturing Ecosystems and a Culture of Restoration
12:15-13:30
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
LUNCH
13:30-15:30
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. Rising Tides in Marine and Estuary Restoration
  2. Innovative Standards, Metrics, and Approaches
  3. Culturing Ecosystems and a Culture of Restoration
15:30-18:00
DAC
Poster, Cocktails & Networking Session
18:30-19:30
Listel Hotel
Conference Banquet (more info)
Time
Location
Event
08:00-08:30
Saywell (SWH)/Blusson Corridor
Registration
08:30-08:45
SWH 10081
Announcements
08:45-10:15
SWH 10081
Panel Discussion – Am I qualified to practice restoration?
10:15-10:45
HEALTH BREAK
10:45-11:45
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. The Hype about Hyper-Abundant Herbivores
  2. Rooting Around Plant and Soil Restoration
  3. Saturate Your Thirst for Wetlands and Peatlands
11:45-13:00
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
LUNCH
13:00-15:00
SWH & BLU
Concurrent Sessions

  1. The Hype about Hyper-Abundant Herbivores
  2. Rooting Around Plant and Soil Restoration
  3. Saturate Your Thirst for Wetlands and Peatlands
15:00-15:15
HEALTH BREAK
15:15-16:15
SWH 10081
Plenary – Bringing back Bison to Banff National Park (Karsten Heuer)
16:15-16:30
SWH 10081
Closing Remarks of SER-WC Organizing Committee
Time
Event
08:00-17:00
Field Trip – GVA Restoration Sites (more info)