Spring 2018 Meeting

Joint Meeting with New England's National Estuarine Research Reserves

Including a full day workshop on salt marshes on Thursday, April 26th!

8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018 to ~1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2018

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
Portsmouth, NH

Important Due Dates:

March 7 - abstracts due
March 21 - student travel award application due
March 25 - last day for conference rate at the hotel
March 28 - students notified re. travel awards
April 11 - early meeting registration due
April 18 - registration payment due to Treasurer


New England Estuarine Research Society
Great Bay NERR, New Hampshire
Narragansett Bay NERR, Rhode Island
Waquoit Bay Bay NERR, Massachusetts
Wells NERR, Maine

local organizers: Sara Grady (NEERS, MA Bays Program), Jennifer West (NBNERR), Cory Riley (GBNERR)

Join us for a collaborative meeting in Portsmouth, NH with the New England National Estuarine Research Reserves. The NERRS will be co-hosting a full-day salt marsh workshop on Thursday instead of our usual half-day symposium, and then you can stay for everything else that you love about NEERS meetings! The meeting is being held in downtown Portsmouth with access to lots of great restaurants and views of the Piscataqua River.

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Bronze Supporter

Comprehensive Environmental, Inc.

Organizations and individuals are always welcome to be meeting sponsors and support is greatly appreciated. Please contact NEERS treasurer, to learn about our sponsorship levels and how to support the NEERS meeting.

Meeting Details

Special Symposium - Salt Marsh Response and Resilience to Changing Conditions - Prospects for Management

Call For Papers - presentation guidelines and submission form.

Registration - fee schedule and submission form.

Program - .pdf of the program

Abstracts - If you would like a hard copy of the abstracts at the meeting, please print your own copy prior to the meeting. A review copy will be available at the registraiton desk.


Students - Presentation prizes and student travel awards.

Business Meeting - The NEERS Business Meeting will be held after the last presentation on Friday afternoon. All meeting participants are encouraged to attend and participate in the discussion.


Accommodations - Hotel information.

Meeting Site - meeting venue and local attractions

Field Trip

Meals and Social Events



General Information -

Abstracts or Other Program Concerns - or

Registration, Student Travel Awards -

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