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Save the Date! Our 2022 Annual Conference and Business Meeting is scheduled for April 26-27 in Clayon, NY

Conference Registration is Now Open

Join us in the riverside community of Clayton to learn, share, improve, and discuss wetland science, management, policy, and related matters. You’ll also enjoy networking with your colleagues aboard a St. Lawrence River tour boat reception. 

Presenter abstracts are sought for these and other breakout session topics of interest:

  • Strategies for Addressing Great Lakes Issues
  • Wetlands & Coastal Resiliency
  • Rising Water Impacts & Resiliency
  • Regulatory Aspects of Wetland Management
  • Planning for Transportation & Major Infrastructure
  • Invasive Species Control & Management Protected Species
  • Stormwater and Waste Water Treatment
  • Wetland/Habitat/Stream Restoration
  • Environmental Considerations in Disaster Response
  • Green Energy: Hydro, Solar, & Wind Projects
  • Wetland Mitigation

Presenter registration fee is discounted. Students who present or display a poster receive a registration fee waiver.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: Please submit your oral presentation abstract for consideration. Include the title, author(s), contact information, and a description of the topic in 300 words or less. Indicate the primary presenter, if more than one author is listed. NYSWF will provide computer and projector (PowerPoint) equipment. All presenters must register and pay the discounted conference registration fee, unless they are attending the Conference for their session only. 

Please submit abstracts via e-mail to:
Chris Einstein at CHA Inc.,

E-mail: ceinstein@chacompanies.com

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS has been extended to February 13, 2022

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2019 Annual Conference and Meeting in Saratoga Springs!

NYSWF Annual Conference

Spring 2019 Newsletter Supplement: Proper Cover Classification Is Needed to Protect Palustrine Wetland Forest Structure and Functions by James A. Schmid

Check out our workshop resources page including presentations and reports: October 13, 2016 Wetland Assessment Workshop

Visit our Wetland Jobs page for recent postings in the wetland field.

View past conference resources here

Pictures & Head-Cut Video from 2013 Annual Conference can be viewed here.


a non-advocacy organization comprised of individuals and groups with diverse backgrounds, interests and viewpoints regarding wetlands and their science, use and management.

Incorporated in 1994, the Forum is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Its purpose is to:

•improve communication among people interested in wetlands,
•call attention to and objectively discuss local, statewide, regional, national and global wetland issues as they relate to New York State,
•improve its members' knowledge and understanding of wetlands, and
•make available information about wetlands to its members and the general public.


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P.O. Box 1351
Latham, NY 12110-1351
Fax: 518-783-1258

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