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Atlantic Canada Coastal and Estuarine Science Society (ACCESS) 2013 Conference

06 Feb 2013 1:11 PM | David MacLean (Administrator)
Call for abstracts - ACCESS 2013

The ACCESS (Atlantic Canada Coastal and Estuarine Science Society) 2013 Conference will be held May 9-12th at the Centre for Geographic Sciences, Lawrencetown, NS.  We hope you plan on joining us!

Abstract submission is now open and can can be completed online at

We welcome abstracts in:
  • any area of coastal and estuarine science;
  • the special symposium "Advances in mapping techniques for the coastal zone", and;
  • the special session "Invasive green crabs in coastal ecosystems".

Please visit our website or contact ACCESS president Melisa Wong ([email protected]) if you have any questions

Here is a tentative schedule:
  • Wed. May 8 at 1:30 PM: CIG Lecture at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO in Dartmouth, Halifax across the harbour)
  • Thurs. May 9 at 12:00 noon: CIG Lecture at COGS
  • 6 to 8 PM: ACCESS Ice Breaker meet and greet COGS
  • Fri. May 10, 8:30-5 PM: ACCESS Conference at COGS. Keynote address to the conference is the Special Session on “Advanced Mapping techniques in the coastal zone”
  • 5-7 PM: ACCESS Posters and cash bar at COGS
  • 7-10 PM: ACCESS Banquet and speaker from Acadian Sea Plants at COGS
  • Sat. May 11, 9-4 PM: ACCESS Conference at COGS
  • 4 PM onward: ACCESS Attendees on their own
  • Sun. May 12, 9:00 AM: possible Field Trip

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