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Conferences and Meetings

American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting
Tampa, Florida
August 20-24, 2017

Fishery scientists, aquaculturists, and educators gather to discuss scientific research and sustainable management of resources. The conference theme is “Fisheries Ecosystems: Uplands to Oceans.” For more information, visit

Charles E. Fraser Sustainable Resort Development Conference

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
September 6-8, 2017

The conference will bring together representatives of resort businesses, universities, nonprofits, and government entities to discuss challenges, workable solutions, and economic benefits of sustainability practices. Topics include tourism, resource management, and coastal resilience. For more information, visit

2017 Confluence Conference
Charleston, South Carolina
September 14-15, 2017

More than 100 water professionals from Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina utilities and agencies gather for presentations and discussions about water in their communities. Topics include water quality, water availability, and dealing with extreme weather events. For more information, visit

International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
October 22-26, 2017

The introduction and spread of invasive species in freshwater and marine environments is a worldwide problem. Presentations at this conference will focus on how non-indigenous invertebrate, fish, and plant species are introduced and cause significant damage to coastal and freshwater ecosystems. For more information, visit

Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation Conference

Providence, Rhode Island
November 5-9, 2017

About 1,500 scientists, managers, and professionals from across the United States and abroad gather for to discuss a vast array of coastal and estuarine topics. The 2017 conference’s theme is “Celebrating Successes, Learning from Challenges.” For more information, visit

18th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy, and the Environment

Washington, D.C.
January 23-25, 2018

A diverse contingent from academia, business, government, and nonprofits gathers to discuss sustainable infrastructure, resilient communities, and healthy economies. Sessions focus on investments in natural, built, cyber, and social infrastructure. For more information, visit

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