IImportant information about this year’s meeting:
we are on Twitter – @esanathist, use hashtags #nathist and #esa2014, visit the Natural History Section booth & mixer; support our student awards applicants by attending their presentations!
**Also, check out Noam Ross’s blog on “natural history” in ESA abstracts. Super cool to think about how this has changed over the pas 100 years.
We need a few more folks to volunteer at out booth. Please check out the doodle poll to see when you can help out.
Below is a list of Natural History relevant activities.
Sunday Aug. 9th
Fieldtrip to Lake Tahoe FT 7 – Lake Tahoe: Exploration of Challenges and Solutions to Protect One of the Gems of the Sierra Nevada
Monday Aug. 10th
10:30 – 12:30 Natural History Booth – REED NOSS will be fielding questions about the Natural History of the Southern Grasslands!
4:30 – 6: 30 Natural History Booth – NASH TURLEY & MARIANA ABARCA will be in the house!
Stop by the booth, start bidding on books, read about our student award applicants, check out some local insects!
Tuesday Aug. 11th
10:30am Nat Hist Student award applicant COS 18-8 Hiromi Uno
10:30 -4:40pm Natural History Booth – HALDRE RODGERS will be answering questions about impacts of loosing birds in an ecosystem and can fill your ears with Natural History of the Marianna Islands
1:30PM IGN5-5 NATURAL HISTORY SECTION TALK by Nash Turley
2:30 – 4:30pm Natural History Booth – STELLA COUSINS will be in helping out and can talk to you about the Natural History of the Sierra Nevada forests.
4:30 – 6:30 Natural History Booth – REED NOSS, EVAN FRICKE, SARAH BOIS & POSY BUSBY will be refereeing the silent auction and talking Natural History’s role in conservation
*make sure to put your bids on our books – funds support next year’s student award!
Wedsnesday Aug. 11th
8:20am Nat Hist Student award applicant COS 68-2Leif L. Richardson
12:30 – 2:30pm Natural History Booth – KIRSTEN HILL (Secretary elect) will be fielding questions about spiders
2:30 – 6:30pm Natural History Booth – EVAN FRICKE will be contemplating plant and animal interactions in a forests without birds.
4:30-6:30pm Natural History Booth – MIKE SINGER, POSY BUSBY & KIRSTEN HILL will be at the booth, talking natural history of microbes, plants and insects.
6:30 – 8:30 NATURAL HISTORY MIXER – Baker Room at the Sheraton Hotel
Get your DRINK TICKETS at the door. CLOSING THE SILENT AUCTION.
Thursday Aug 13th
8:40 Nat Hist Student award applicant COS 104-3 Isaac Lichter Marck
9:50 Nat Hist Student award applicant COS 92-6 Mariana Abarca
10:40 Nat Hist Student award applicant COS 105-9 Matthew A. Whalen
2:30 Nat Hist Student award applicant pm COS 120-4 Brian S. Cheng
4:30pm – 6:30pm – Natural History Booth – DAN EVANS & POSY BUSBY will be discussing Natural History’s roll in policy
Friday Aug. 14th
8:30am – 10:30am POSTER SESSION Nat Hist Student award applicant PS 84-236 Sinlan Poo
8:30am – 10:30am POSTER SESSION Nat Hist Student award applicant PS 62-42 Jeremy Feinberg
OTHER COOL TALKS FEATURING NATURAL HISTORY