Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference
Winnipeg, Manitoba
February 19 - 21, 2019


Join us for the 12th Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference,
February 19 – 21, 2019
Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre,
Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Held every three years since 1986, this is the premier conference for scientists, landowners, consultants, educators, nature enthusiasts, land managers, and others to share information and new approaches to conservation, agriculture and protection of prairie landscapes and native species.

Through plenaries, workshops and poster presentations, participants can explore the conference theme, Working Landscapes and gain a better understanding of the many changes that have shaped the past and will influence our future.

Prepare to enjoy the hospitality of Friendly Manitoba! This conference is a great opportunity to catch up on old friendships and forge new ones.  We hope to see you there!



News And Updates

February 9, 2019

Registration for the conference is now closed.  See you at the conference!

February 2, 2019

The Prairie Art Show will feature over 30 artists from across the Prairies!  Come to the opening reception on February 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and check out the many talented artists.   

February 1, 2019

There will be some great prizes at the Silent Auction held during the banquet. Don't forget to check them out! All proceeds go to support the Young Professional Stewardship Award winners.  

January 10, 2019

We are VERY excited to announce that banquet entertainment will be Ça Claque!, a showcase of Franco-Manitoban and Métis artists who share their love of French Canadian and Métis folklore. Ça Claque! features exciting and diverse entertainment that will stir your senses from the first note of the fiddle to the last step of the gigue.

December 18, 2018

Join us for Plenary speakers, Christy Morissey and Ryan Boyd on Thursday, February 21 for their talks on Regenerative Agriculture.

Check out the program details here.

October 30, 2018

Join us for Plenary speaker, Shaunna Morgan Siegers on Thursday. February 21, 2019 for her talk on Indigenous-led Conservation.

October 4, 2018

Join us for Plenary Speaker, Trevor Herriot, on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

September 6, 2018  

A Prairie Art Show is being planned for the opening reception of the conference on February 19, 2019, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. 



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The 12th PCESC organizing committee is chaired by the Manitoba Beef Producers and Manitoba Sustainable Development.




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