12th Annual H2O Conference May 27-29, 2014 Catamaran Resort Hotel on Mission Bay San Diego, California
The 2014 Headwaters to Ocean (H2O) Conference is being organized by the California Shore and Beach Preservation Association, California Coastal Coalition, Southern California Wetlands Recovery Project, Society of Wetland Scientists – Western Chapter, and Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve Coastal Training Program. The conference will cover a wide spectrum of coast and ocean issues, including but not limited to, climate change, sea level rise, coastal and estuarine processes, wetlands restoration planning and design, beach nourishment, water quality, ecosystem management, habitat management, invasive and exotic species management, wetlands biology and ecology, regional sediment management, shore protection, and habitat preservation/management. The conference will draw a diverse mixture of people including researchers, coastal engineers, wetland biologists/ecologists, coastal resource managers, coastal scientists, aquatic ecologists, landscape architects, urban planners, coastal geologists, dredging specialists, and water quality specialists from local, regional, state, and federal government, the private sector and NGOs.
SUBMIT YOUR STUDENT POSTER SESSION ABSTRACT FOR THE H2O CONFERENCE, MAY 27-29, SAN DIEGO - SUBMISSION PERIOD EXTENDED TO MAY 2ND
The 2014 Headwaters to Ocean (H20) Conference seeks abstracts for the first-ever Student Poster Session. Due to high presentation volume for this year’s conference, H20 organizers have added the Student Poster Session to ensure students studying coastal science gain experience in presenting their research in a professional setting. Posters will be judged by post-doc and professional attendees during the first conference reception on May 27, 2014 and the Outstanding Student Presentation Award will be announced during the second conference reception on May 28, 2014. Please review and utilize the criteria that will be used for the presentation critique within the Outstanding Student Presentation Award judging form as a guide.
The conference will be held at the Catamaran Hotel on Mission Bay in San Diego, California. The Catamaran is offering excellent conference rates for a single or double room at $110 per night, triple room at $130 per night and quad room at $150 per night.