USGS US Army Corps of Engineers NRCS University of Florida / IFAS Baltimore Marriott Waterfront NCER 2011 * 4th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration * Aug 1-5, 2011 * Baltimore, MD



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August 21-25, 2011
Merida, Yucatan, Mexico
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Hotel Accommodations & Meeting Site

Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna St
Baltimore, MD 21202-4339
(410) 385-3000
Click Here for Hotel Web Site

NCER 2011 will be held at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. This well appointed hotel offers amazing views of Baltimore Harbor, and is located near downtown Baltimore, the Orioles & Ravens stadiums and the University of Maryland. Crabcakes, baseball, the National Aquarium, the Inner Harbor, great museums and lively bars, all waiting for you.

The Baltimore Marriott Waterfront is offering the prevailing "federal per diem" of $144.00 per night (plus state and local taxes), for up to 2 people in a room. This very special rate is available for ALL attendees - whether you are employed by the government, a private or non-profit firm.

NOTE: Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 13.5%) in effect at the time of check-out.

CLICK HERE to take a 360degree tour of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor adjacent to the Waterfront Marriot.

CLICK HERE to view the hotel’s state-of-the-art fitness center and indoor pool.

Reservations must be made by Friday, June 24, 2011 to receive this special group rate. Please be aware the block of rooms may fill before the deadline, so we urge you to make your reservation as soon as possible. After June 24, the discounted rate is not guaranteed on possible remaining rooms.

You may make reservations at the host hotel by contacting Marriott reservations directly at: 1-800-266-9432 or online at Be sure to specify you are attending NCER ‘11 if making your reservation by phone.

All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. Hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by one of the above methods. Cancellation of individual reservations within three (3) days of arrival will result in forfeiture of deposit or first night's room and tax.

Check-in is at 4:00pm and check-out is at 12:00pm. There is no charge for early check-in if requested, but is only available based on hotel occupancy. If a guest needs to guarantee an early check-in, they should reserve the room for the night prior to their arrival. For late check-outs, there is no charge before 2:00pm. After 2:00pm, there is a 1/2 day charge (1/2 of the group rate). After 6:00pm, the full rate applies.

Government participants: To receive tax exempt status, payment must be made in the form of a government issued credit card and be accompanied by a Maryland sales tax exemption certificate presented at check-in.

Parking is available for conference attendees and Baltimore Marriott guests at the PMI Parking Garage which is attached to the hotel. Self-Parking and Valet services are available. Following are the rates for each:

Self-Parking Rates:

  • Up to 1 Hour: $8.50

  • Up to 2 Hours: $14

  • Up to 3 Hours: $17

  • Max up to 24 Hours: $26

  • Self-Park Evening after 5pm: Max $15

Valet Parking Rates: *15 minute grace period provided for check in*

  • Up to 1 Hour: $14

  • Up to 2 Hours: $18

  • Up to 3 Hours: $23

  • Max up to 24 Hours: $40

  • Valet after 5pm: $26


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