The Pacific Regional Society of Soil Science presents the 2018 Spring Workshop and AGM: The Role of Soil in Climate Change Adaptation
Saturday March 24th, 2018 (9AM – 4PM)
University of British Columbia, Vancouver (MacMillan Building – click for a map) This year’s workshop will include expert soil scientists from around the province to discuss issues related to soil science and climate change adaptation.
Speakers (titles and abstracts will be available soon)
Keynote: Dr. Sean Smukler – University of British Columbia, Assistant Professor
Dr. Paul Sanborn – University of Northern British Columbia, Associate Professor
Dr. Chuck Bulmer – BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO), Soil Scientist
Dr. Louise Nelson – University of British Columbia Okanagan, Professor & Associate Dean
Dr. Brian Wallace – BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO), Range Soil Ecologist
Event Schedule Coming Soon!
Student Poster Competition
Attention Students! PRSSS will have its annual Poster Competition for the students during the upcoming Spring Workshop. There will also be cash prizes (1st – $300, 2nd – $200 and 3rd – $100). This is a great opportunity to showcase your ideas and projects related to soil science. Register for the workshop if you want to participate in the competition.
Price (includes registration, lunch, refreshments, and annual membership):
Regular (non-student) – $70 CAD
Student – $25 CAD
REGISTRATION INCLUDES ADMISSION TO THE SPRING WORKSHOP AND AGM AS WELL AS YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEES FOR 2018/2019. The membership cycle for 2018/2019 is from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019.