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

 

Program Overview (draft) 

The detailed program can be found here. As more information becomes available, this schedule will be updated.

The full conference program is available here.  A copy will be given to you at registration.  

Tuesday February 19

2:00 - 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Research Exercise on New and Traditional Conservation Tools
6:30 -   9:00 Registration, Opening Reception and Art Show 

Wednesday February 20

7:30 - 8:30 AM CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION
8:30 - 8:45 Welcome
8:45 - 9:30 Conference Opening Address
09:30 - 10:00 Plenary 1:  The Prairie Crisis – Moving the Ledger. Trevor Herriot
10:00 - 10:20 HEALTH BREAK
10:20 - 12:00 PM Concurrent sessions (4)
12:00 - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 2:20 Plenary 2: Lessons from the South of the Divide Conservation: Panel Discussion. Chay Anderson, Robin Bloom, Tom Harrison, Jeff McManus, Sue Michalsky, Beatriz Prieto.
Facilitators: Sheldon McLeod with Karl Zimmer
2:20 - 2:40 HEALTH BREAK
2:40 - 4:20 Concurrent sessions (4)
4:20 - 6:00 Dedicated Poster Session, Social Time and Cash Bar
6:00 - 9:00 BANQUET, SILENT AUCTION AND EVENING PROGRAM

Thursday February 21

7:15 - 8:15 AM CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION
8:15 - 8:30 General Address  
8:30 -  9:40

Plenary 3: Regenerative Agriculture.
Beyond Pesticides- A Systems Level Solution for Agriculture and the Environment. Christy Morrissey
Applying the Principles of Regenerative Agriculture in Manitoba. Ryan Boyd

9:40 - 10:00 HEALTH BREAK
10:00 - 12:00 PM Concurrent sessions (4)
12:00 - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 1:40 Plenary 4:  What is Indigenous-led Conservation? Shaunna Morgan Siegers
1:40 - 2:40 Concurrent sessions (3)
2:40 - 3:00 HEALTH BREAK
3:00 - 4:20 Concurrent sessions (3)
4:20 - 4:45 Closing Summary of PCESC and Announcement of the next PCESC 

  

Call for presentations and posters

The call for presentations and posters for the 2019 Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference is now closed.  The deadline for the submission of abstracts was October 19th, 2018.