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 Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract

Date: January 20, 2018
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 Walk: Winter Wonderland

Date: January 21, 2018
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 Winter Enrichment Lecture: Wisconsin Furbearers

Speaker: Chuck Pils - wildlife biologist (retired), Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Date: January 25, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Class: Edible Native Gardening

Speaker: Judy Kingsbury - Arboretum volunteer program coordinator
Date: January 25, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Workshop
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: January 27, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Walk: January Thaw

Date: January 28, 2018
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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Bird and Nature Walk at Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Date: January 28, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Uw Parking Lot 129 at the entrance to Picnic Point, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Family Nature Program: Winter Animals

Date: January 28, 2018
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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Arboretum Night Walk: Once in a Blue Moon

Date: January 31, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Frozen Assets :Mendota Vice

Date: February 3, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: The Edgewater, 1001 Wisconsin Place
Category: Social Event
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Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar: Prions and the environment

Speaker: Joel Pedersen - UW Department of Soil Science
Date: February 6, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location: 4274 Chamberlin Hall, 1150 University Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Chaos and Complex System Seminar: Interactions between environment and host epigenome: metabolism, the microbiota, and hibernation

Speaker: Kim Krautkramer - Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery
Date: February 20, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 4274 Chamberlin Hall, 1150 University Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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UW-Madison Climate Change Symposium

Speaker: Kim Cobb - Professor, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
Date: February 22, 2018
Time: 2:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Location: Varsity Hall, 2nd floor Union South, 1308 W Dayton St
Category: Conference/Symposium
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Bird and Nature Walk at Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Date: February 25, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Parking Lot 129 at entrance to Picnic Point, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Nuclear Fusion Research at the University of Wisconsin: The Present and the Terrestrial, the Future and the Extra-Terrestrial

Speaker: Richard Bonomo - Assistant Researcher of Engineering Physics
Date: February 26, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar: Thoughts on drumlins, a major component of Wisconsin's glacial landscape

Speaker: David Mickelson - UW Department of Geology
Date: February 27, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 4274 Chamberlin Hall, 1150 University Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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A Systems-Level View of Solar Fuels

Speaker: Christos Maravelias - Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Date: March 12, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Bird and Nature Walk at Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Date: March 25, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Parking Lot 129 at the entrance to Picnic Point, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Biofuels and Land Use: Opportunities and Challenges for Sustainability

Speaker: Tyler Lark - Associate Researcher of the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment
Date: April 2, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Sustainable Energy Seminar Series: Energy Storage for Computing, Computing for Energy Storage

Speaker: Younghyun Kim - Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Date: April 16, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Sustainable Energy Seminar Series: Energy Sustainability Requires Behavior Change: Insights from Behavioral Sciences

Speaker: Markus Brauer - UW-Madison Professor of Psychology
Date: April 30, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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