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"The Student Section really is an amazing powerhouse of ideas and enthusiasm for ESA." - Terry Chapin III
We're the Ecological Society of America Student Section, and we facilitate communication, both among students and between students and the Ecological Society of America as a whole. Despite the log-in area, you do not need to log in or create an account to access all content. If you would like to post in the discussion board, registering is fast and easy.
The following awards are available to members of ESA and the Microbial Ecology section. To become a Microbial Ecology section member, check the appropriate box on your ESA membership when registering and/or renewing (http://eservices.esa.org) or email membership(at)esa.org.
Student Travel Awards
In our effort to make this year’s ESA annual meeting more meaningful for students, we have compiled a list of highlighted events for students that you can download here. Here are a few quick highlights:
Help to reduce the environmental footprint of the ESA’s 2012 Annual Meeting in Portland, OR
By Andrew Reinmann
Sustainability and stewardship are common themes at ESA Annual Meetings. As a community of scientists working to understand and conserve the natural world, we should be more proactive in mirroring the vision of the meeting. One of the largest environmental footprints of national conferences is the mode of transportation its attendees take, which is often air travel. While it may be the quickest form of transportation, flying is also the most environmentally detrimental.