Hello everybody! NACCB 2024 is right around the corner! We are so excited to see you in Vancouver! Please see below for current updates on the conference!

Pre-Conference Activity!!!
Where do you come from? Share Your Natural Place with us!
 
Create your post on Padlet by following 3 simple steps:
1. Choose your location on the map in Padlet
2. Post a photo/video & write a brief description of a natural place that you connect with!
3. Connect with your fellow attendees
 
Please see examples & participate in Padlet before the conference:

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NACCB 2024 Conference Mobile App
Stay up-to-date with all the exciting events happening during #NACCB2024 with our mobile app!
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NACCB 2024 Film Fest
Our most popular conference element is making a comeback at #NACCB2024!
Get excited for the Film Fest!
Join us for a night of documentary screenings featuring diverse leaders in conservation on June 26!
Learn more about the films, speakers, & refreshments: https://tinyurl.com/2s4df8sb
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Student Presentation Finalists
Congratulations to all our student presentation finalists!
Read about their amazing work & be sure to check them out at NACCB:
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IOF Events
Join the IISAAK OLAM Foundation (IOF) to learn about Indigenous-led Conservation at #NACCB2024!
Browse all sessions: tinyurl.com/4v5w3k2t
Interested in selected events but can’t attend the entire conference? Tickets on sale for non-NACCB attendees: tinyurl.com/2c8vdj8k

Hello everybody! NACCB 2024 is in 10 days- We are so excited to see you in Vancouver! Please see below for current updates on the conference!

Share your awesome involvement in #NACCB2024 with your network!

Simply reshare our post on your social media:

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Browse our program to see all the amazing events!
https://xcdsystem.com/scbna/program/R8bSS6t/index.cfm

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Join the IISAAK OLAM Foundation (IOF) to learn about Indigenous-led Conservation at #NACCB2024!
Browse all sessions: tinyurl.com/4v5w3k2t
 
Interested in selected events but can’t attend the entire conference?
Tickets on sale for non-NACCB attendees: tinyurl.com/2c8vdj8k
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Join any of the over 30 Education-Related presentations, interactive sessions, and workshops held throughout the conference!!! 
Please see this Day-by-Day Guide for more information!
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10+ sessions dedicated to Equity, Inclusion, Diversity, and Justice at #NACCB2024!
Get ready to celebrate diversity in conservation from summit to sea with us!
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 Check out our comprehensive resources page to understand how you will be supported throughout the conference!
Contact conferences@scbnorthamerica.org as soon as possible for any accommodation requests!

NACCB 2024 is quickly approaching! Please see below for current updates on the conference!

NEW CONFERENCE ELEMENTS

 SCB-NA Education Committee is holding its inaugural sharing session featuring resources that celebrate diversity in conservation teaching at #NACCB2024!

Connect with other educators and students to share strategies and ideas that celebrate diversity in your classroom, your programs, your mentoring, etc!

Time/Date: 11 AM -12:30 PM Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Now CALLING FOR SUBMISSIONS on resource ideas or simply express your interest in attending!

Submission/Interest form due by June 12, 2024

Those who intend to share materials will receive a confirmation from the Ed Committee by June 17, 2024.

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Introducing NEW elements at #NACCB2024!

Immerse in transformational learning throughout our conference!  

What is transformational learning?

Learn more here*NEW* NACCB 2024 Unique Conference Elements – Society for Conservation Biology North America

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Attention all #NACCB2024 presenters! Join the Student Affairs Subcommittee on Thursday, June 13 @ 2 PM ET to learn about the guidelines and engage in small group practice sessions!

Register here: https://tinyurl.com/mr3ykwv2 

Preview guidelines here: https://tinyurl.com/3frf6e6x

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#NACCB2024 is less than 3 weeks away! Check out our schedules at a glance to get conference-readied!

https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-schedule-at-a-glance/…

Regular registration is still open through June 22: https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-registration/

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#NACCB2024‘s plenaries page is NOW LIVEhttps://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-plenaries/…

Join us to learn about the emerging tensions between climate and biodiversity in critical minerals mining!

NACCB 2024 is quickly approaching! Please see below for current updates on the conference!

Introducing NEW elements at #NACCB2024!

Immerse in transformational learning throughout our conference!

What is transformational learning?

1. Nature Immersion: 

Take a break from conference programming and explore nature on the UBC campus w/ journaling &  refreshments

June 25, 27 @ 10-11 AM
June 26 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

 2. Reflection Sessions:

Engage in meaningful, transformative conversations about your experience during NACCB

Gallery Patio and Lounge

June 25 – 27 @ 4 -5 PM

3. Art-in-Conservation:

Use art as a medium to portray biodiversity loss & call-to-action in response!

Beaty Biodiversity Museum

June 25 – 27 @ 12:30 – 2:00 PM

with some additional sessions @ 2 – 4 PM

Learn more herehttps://tinyurl.com/37xan436

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#NACCB2024‘s plenaries page is NOW LIVEscbnorthamerica.org/index.php/nacc

During our opening plenary, we will join COMPASS to talk about how to find and share a compelling conservation science story!

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#NACCB2024 online program is now live!
Email conferences@scbnorthamerica.org for any questions/concerns! 
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Registration for #NACCB2024 is now open for regular rates!

 scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/nacc

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In the 2nd part of our Career Conversations series next Friday, May 31st @ 2 PM EST, we will continue to hear from professionals working in the conservation field, specifically in the non-profit and private sectors. Our panelists will be on hand to answer your questions about what work and life are like in their career paths. Topics might include educational requirements, important skills to build, and what day-to-day life looks like in their workplaces.

***All attendees will also receive a special extended early bird registration rate for NACCB 2024!

Panelists for the non-profit and private sectors panel include:

Peter Soroye, Key Biodiversity Areas Assessment and Outreach Coordinator, Wildlife Conservation Society Canada

Alison Ormsby, Forest Specialist, Adventure Scientists

Mike Chang, Director, Cascadia Consulting Group

Amrita Gupta, Applied Research Scientist, Microsoft AI for Good Lab

Register here: https://tinyurl.com/yeywub2n

Submit questions for panelists: https://tinyurl.com/36tjw7w9

Learn more and register for NACCB 2024: https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-registration/

Thank you for the active engagement from all those who joined us in part 1 of the panels! 

Hope to see you in part 2!

Registration for #NACCB2024 field trips closes TOMORROW! Be sure to secure your spot for these amazing learning experiences about the local environments, conservation projects, and cultures!

Browse and register for tripsNACCB 2024 Field Trips – Society for Conservation Biology North America

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Check out our posts on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for trip spotlights! 

Register for #NACCB2024 field trips by next Wednesday, May 15th to secure your spot! Join us for these amazing learning experiences about the local environments, conservation projects, and cultures!

Browse and register for tripsNACCB 2024 Field Trips – Society for Conservation Biology North America

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Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for the next few days to learn more about each trip!

Please join the SCBNA Student Affairs Committee on Monday, May 6, at 2 PM EST to learn more about different career options in conservation! In Part 1 of this two-part series, we will hear from professionals working in the academic and government sectors of the conservation field. Our panelists will be on hand to answer your questions about what work and life are like in their career paths. Topics might include educational requirements, important skills to build, and what day-to-day life looks like in their workplaces.

Stuart Livingstone, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Andrea Schreier, Associate Adjunct Professor, University of California Davis

Elizabeth Nelson, Science Advisor, Parks Canada | Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto

Wynne Moss, Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center

Register for the panels: https://tinyurl.com/yeas94pu

Submit questions for panelists before the session: https://tinyurl.com/36tjw7w9

Register for the conference: https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-registration/

Please see below for current updates on NACCB2024!

The registration deadline for #NACCB2024 has been EXTENDED!!

Register by the early bird deadline of Apr 26, 2024 (1 week from today!), to guarantee your accepted talks/posters/proposals in the NACCB 2024! https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-registration/

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#NACCB2024 online program is now live!

https://www.xcdsystem.com/scbna/program/R8bSS6t/index.cfm

Email conferences@scbnorthamerica.org for any questions/concerns! 

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Did you know about the conservation-focused field trips at #NACCB2024?

Spots are limited – register TODAY: https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-field-trips/… 

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#NACCB2024 will host several workshops and short courses on conservation communications and strategies!

Find the catalog and register here: https://scbnorthamerica.org/index.php/naccb-2024-workshops-short-courses/…

Deadline: May 1, 2024

SCB Davis is CALLING FOR SIGNATURES on their petition to list the California White Sturgeon under California’s Endangered Species Act! This will reduce threats of overharvest, drought, water diversion, and nutrient pollution on sturgeons. Please show your support for our local chapter by signing their petition via the Google Form before Wednesday, Apr 11.

Read & Sign: http://tinyurl.com/4hhckmyr