When? March 23 - 26, 2016
Where? Central Oregon Community College
2600 Northwest College Way, Bend, OR
PROGRAM - updated March 7,2016
Need Details? 2016 Plenary & Technical Sessions
Wednesday March 23, 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm NWSA Board Meeting at Cascades Hall
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Evening Social: complimentary appetizers & a no-host bar at
McMenamins Rambler Ambassador Room, Old St. Francis School, 700 NW Bond St.
Thursday March 24, 2016
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Welcome & Joint Plenary Session with COFSS, at Wille Hall (Campus Center)
1:00 pm - 4:20 pm Symposia: NWSA (Cascades Hall) and COFSS (Wille Hall)
Fire Symposium (organized by COFSS)
Convergence of Arts, Humanities, & Ecology in the Inspiring Northwest Landscapes
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm NWSA - COFSS Poster Session with food & no-host bar (Cascades Hall)
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Evening Banquet with guest speaker, Gordon Grant (USFS PNW Station)
“Wetting our Appetites: the Changing Landscape of Water in the West”
Cascade Culinary Institute's Elevation Restaurant
Friday March 25, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm NWSA Concurrent Technical Sessions; COFSS Contributed Oral Sessions
12:00 pm - 1:40 pm NWSA Business Lunch (Cascades Hall): Free to NWSA members & those interested in
engaging with NWSA
1:15 pm Workshop: Lichens on the East-Side - Rare, Threatened, Endangered, New Finds,
& Interesting Species
Saturday March 26, 2016 - Field Trips
NOTE: Concurrent Sessions will be organized according to submitted ABSTRACTS.
Our program is subject to change as details get developed.
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