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

November 21, 2018

Final call for applications for the Young Professional Stewardship Grant.  Deadline for submission is November 30, 2018.  For more information, click here.

Final call for nomination for the Prairie Conservation Awards.  Deadline for submissions is November 30, 2018.  For more information, click here.

November 7, 2018

Final call for artwork submissions for the Prairie Art Show to be held at the Opening Reception on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Deadline for submissions is November 15, 2018.  For more information, click 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 20, 2018

Thank you to everyone who submitted abstracts!  The Program sub-committee will be in touch in the near future.

October 4, 2018

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

October 2, 2018

Draft Program now available.  Check it out here.

September 6, 2018  

An art show is being planned for the opening reception of the conference on February 19, 2019, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.  We welcome all art submissions with a prairie theme. For more information, click here.



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




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