3rd National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration
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Program Themes I Printable PDF

The primary focus of NCER 09 is to share lessons-learned from the conduct of large-scale ecosystem restoration programs both in the U.S. and internationally. Technical sessions will focus on six primary themes – click on the topical links below to view applicable subtopics within each programmatic theme.


● Ecosystem Restoration at the Watershed Scale

● New Planning Approaches to Achieve Ecosystem Restoration

● Science and Engineering Integration

● Linking Monitoring Results with Management Decision-making

An emerging issue confronting each of the major ecosystem restoration programs is the linkage of ecological response monitoring to future decision-making. Presentations under this theme will explore how different restoration programs are addressing this issue and finding ways to include new learning into decision-making, both to adjust current management actions and also influence future projects.  

  • Adaptive Management; Making the Process Simple and Effective

  • Partnerships-cooperation

  • Restoration Economics and Decision Making

  • Communicating Monitoring Results

  • Evaluating Success in the Face of Climate Change

  • Cost-effective Monitoring Protocols

● Urban Ecosystem Restoration

● Ecosystem Goods and Services


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