Upcoming Ecology Events

You can post ecology-related events to the Nelson Institute environmental events calendar and they will be listed here as well.
Submit a new event here.

Additional event calendars of interest to UW ecologists:

Biology Colloquia and Seminars
Climate, People and Evironment Program Seminars
Entomology Seminars
Forest and Wildlife Ecology Seminars
Limnology and Marine Science Seminars
JF Crow Institute Evolution Seminars
Weston Roundtable Series
Yi-Fu Tuan Lectures


Arboretum Walk: For Love of Earth

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 21, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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2019 Earth Day Conference - Imagine And Adapt: Possibilities In A Changing World

Date: April 22, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Dr
Category: Conference/Symposium
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Agronomy Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Ken Owens - Retired Commercial Crop Breeder
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: 108 Plant Sciences, 1575 Linden Drive
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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American Indian Studies: Certificate Student Luncheon

Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr
Category: Social Event
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The Leo M. Walsh Distinguished Lecture in Soil Science

Speaker: Donald L. Sparks - Unidel S. Hallock du Pont Chair, Director of the Delaware Environmental Institute, and Francis Alison Professor of Soil and Environmental Chemistry, Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Room 357/Jackson-Tanner Commons Soils Bldg., 1525 Observatory Drive
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit

Date: April 25, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM
Location: Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians , 58620 Sink Road
Category: Workshop
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New Frontiers in Insect Cuisine

Speaker: Joseph Yoon - Chef, Brooklyn Bugs
Date: April 25, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Room 1227 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Dr
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Insects for Food, Feed and Health: A Global Perspective

Speaker: Arnold van Huis - Emeritus Professor, Wageningen University in The Netherlands
Date: April 25, 2019
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Lake Mendota Room Dejope Residence Hall, 640 Elm Dr
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Weston Roundtable Lecture - Are Wisconsin’s Standards for Sustainability Sustainable?

Speaker: Jay Labov, PhD - Senior Scientist (Retired), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Date: April 25, 2019
Time: 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 1163 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Class: All About Bluebirds

Speaker: Sylvia Marek - Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour: Early Signs of Spring

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Walk: Woodland Wildflowers

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 28, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Family Nature Program: Earth Day Celebration

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 28, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Climate, People, and the Environment Program Seminar - Machine Learning to Improve Carbon/Climate Feedbacks

Speaker: Pierre Gentine, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, Columbia University
Date: April 30, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: 811 Atmospheric, Oceanic And Space Sciences Building, 1225 W. Dayton St.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Transforming Trauma Through Love: A Community Driven Randomized Clinical Trial Among The Choctaw Nation To Lower Addiction Risks

Speaker: Dr. Michelle Johnson-Jennings - Canada Research Chair for Indigenous Community Engaged Research Nominee, Associate Professor at the University of Saskatchewan in Indigenous Studies and associate in the College of Medicine, Community
Date: May 3, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 1335 Health Sciences Learning Center, 750 Highland Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date: May 4, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Arbor Dr. parking lot, off Monroe St.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Clean Lakes Alliance Community Breakfast

Date: May 8, 2019
Time: 7:30 AM
Location: Exhibition Hall Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way
Category: Conference/Symposium
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date: May 11, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Arbor Dr. parking lot, off Monroe St.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Lilacs and Crabapples

Speaker: David Stevens - LHG curator
Date: May 11, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve: Friends of the Preserve Planting Event

Date: May 18, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract

Date: May 18, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, Southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Rare and Uncommon Native Wisconsin Trees and Shrubs

Speaker: Keith Phelps - Arboretum horticultural technician
Date: May 18, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: May 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date: June 1, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Arbor Drive Parking Lot, off Monroe St.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: June 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: June 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour: Woodland, Savanna, and Prairie Gardens

Speaker: Susan Carpenter - Arboretum native plant gardener
Date: June 12, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract

Date: June 15, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, Southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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6th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drug

Date: June 17, 2019 - June 18, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai, UAE Science Hall, 550 N. Park St.
Category: Conference/Symposium
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Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour: What's Blooming?

Speaker: Susan Carpenter - Arboretum native plant gardener
Date: June 19, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Details

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: June 22, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: June 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: July 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: July 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: August 10, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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