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 Night Walk: Spring Equinox

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: March 20, 2019
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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Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture: Native Plant Gardens at the Arboretum: Then and Now

Speaker: Susan Carpenter - UW Arboretum native plant gardener
Date: March 21, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Allen Centennial Garden Spring Symposium:Resilient Landscapes

Date: March 22, 2019 - March 23, 2019
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Dejope Hall, 640 Elm Drive
Category: Conference/Symposium
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: March 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Walk: Early Migrants

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: March 24, 2019
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 Family Nature Program: All About Birds

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: March 24, 2019
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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Chemical Violence and Decolonial Futures

Speaker: Michelle Murphy - Professor of History, University of Toronto
Date: March 27, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: H.F. Deluca Forum Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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A Roundtable on the Capitalocene, with Shona Jackson, Jason Moore, and Michelle Murphy

Speaker: Shona Jackson, Jason Moore, and Michelle Murphy
Date: March 28, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: H.F. Deluca Forum Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Capitalocene Seminar with Shona Jackson, Jason Moore, and Michelle Murphy

Speaker: Shona Jackson, Jason Moore, and Michelle Murphy
Date: March 29, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: 175 Science Hall, 550 N. Park St.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: March 31, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Walk: Reading the Early Spring Landscape

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: March 31, 2019
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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Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Speaker: Michael Winokur - Professor emeritus, UW Dept. of Physics
Date: April 2, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 4274 Chamberlin Hall, 1150 University Ave.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date: April 6, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Arbor Dr. parking lot, off Monroe St., Arbor Dr. parking lot, off Monroe St.
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Class: Phenology—Tracking Nature

Speaker: Kathy Miner - Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 6, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Walk: Transitions

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 7, 2019
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 Walk: Garden Excursion

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 7, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: April 13, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: April 13, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Walk: Effigy Mounds

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 14, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Family Walk: Frogs

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 14, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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Arboretum Night Walk: Skydance

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 18, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
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An Evening of Conversation with Donna Haraway and Anna Tsing

Speaker: Donna Haraway and Anna Tsing
Date: April 18, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Varsity Hall Union South, 1308 West Dayton St
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Plantationocene Seminar with Donna Haraway and Anna Tsing

Speaker: Donna Haraway and Anna Tsing
Date: April 19, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: 175 Science Hall, 550 N. Park St.
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract

Date: April 20, 2019
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: For Love of Earth

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 21, 2019
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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2019 Earth Day Conference - Imagine And Adapt: Possibilities In A Changing World

Date: April 22, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Dr
Category: Conference/Symposium
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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Arboretum Class: All About Bluebirds

Speaker: Sylvia Marek - Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway
Category: Lecture/Seminar/Talk
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Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour: Early Signs of Spring

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 27, 2019
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 Walk: Woodland Wildflowers

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 28, 2019
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 Family Nature Program: Earth Day Celebration

Speaker: Arboretum naturalist
Date: April 28, 2019
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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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve: Friends of the Preserve Planting Event

Date: May 18, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: June 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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6th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drug

Date: June 17, 2019 - June 18, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai, UAE Science Hall, 550 N. Park St.
Category: Conference/Symposium
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: June 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: July 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: July 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
Details

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Date: August 10, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Frautschi Point parking lot, Lake Mendota Drive
Category: Volunteer Opportunity
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