It’s hard to keep track of the different conferences, courses, etc. for conservation biologists and natural resources folks. I’ve compiled this listing partly for my own need to list things, and partly in the hopes it will be useful for fellow Ontario biologists.
Ontario conferences 2018
Feb. 2, 2018. Biodiversity Conservation for a Sustainable Future Symposium. Ottawa, ON.
March 21, 2018. Zoos and Aquariums moving forward – history, politics and science. Sudbury, ON.
March 24, 2018. Toronto Entomological Association – student symposium. Toronto, ON.
April 14, 2018. Emerging Leaders for Biodiversity. Toronto, ON.
April 21, 2018. Toronto Entomological Association – bug-rearing day. Toronto, ON.
May 10-12, 2018. Ontario Ecology, Ethology, and Evolution Colloquium. London, ON. @OE3C2018.
May 23-25, 2018. Natural Channel Conference. Guelph, ON.
May 23-25, 2018. Art of the plant botanical art conference. Ottawa, ON.
June 1-3, 2018. Ontario Nature – weekend in the county. Prince Edward County, ON.
June 8, 2018. Laurentian Chapter of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC). Kingston, ON. @LaurentianSETAC.
June 17-20, 2018. Ecology and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes. Montreal, QC.
June 18-22, 2018. International Association for Great Lakes Research. Toronto, ON. @IAGLR.
July 10, 2018. North American Microlepidopterists’ meeting. Ottawa, ON.
Sept. 21-23, 2018. Youth Summit for Biodiversity and Environmental Leadership (Ontario Nature). Orillia, ON.
Sept. 25-26, 2018. Centre for Applied Science in Ontario Protected Areas (CASIOPA). Markham, ON. @CASIOPA_ON /
Oct. 25, 2018. 42nd Annual Ontario Forest Health Review. Sault Ste. Marie, ON + webcasting.
Nov. 1-2, 2018. Binational Lake St. Clair Conference. MacRay Harbor, MI.
Nov. 2, 2018. Urban ravine symposium. Toronto, ON.
Nov. 20, 2018. Youth Summit and Workshop on Invasive Species Research & Resource Management in Ontario. Sudbury, ON.
Nov. 23, 2018. BeeCon2018 (Southern Ontario’s Bee Researchers Symposium). Toronto, ON.
Ontario conferences 2019
Jan. 3-4, 2019. Southwest (Ontario) agricultural conference. Ridgetown, ON.
Feb. 12-14, 2019. National invasive species forum (Canadian Council on Invasive Species). Ottawa, ON.
Oct. 27-31, 2019. International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species (ICAIS). Montreal, QC. @ICAISorg.
Conservation training in Ontario
Ontario reptile and amphibian field course (annual course at Beausoleil Island, Georgian Bay, ON).
Royal Botanical Gardens plant identification courses (Burlington, ON).