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Our 2023 Annual Conference and Business Meeting is scheduled for April 25-26 at the Doubletree by Hilton Niagara Falls.

Our Call for Abstracts is now open! View our call for papers here and submit your oral presentation abstract for consideration by December 31, 2022.

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

• Energy: Hydro, Solar, & Wind Projects
• Transportation & Major Infrastructure Projects
• Stormwater and Wastewater Treatment
• Wetlands & Coastal Resiliency
• Regulatory Aspects of Wetland Management
• Invasive Species Control & Management
• Endangered and Threatened Species
• Wetland Restoration/Remediation
• Regulatory Process and Cultural Resources
• Stream and River Restoration/Remediation
• Wetland Mitigation

To view 2022 conference resources, click our Conference Page

2022 conference sponsors

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

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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.


We are currently updating our website. Please contact us with suggestions and comments as we seek to update our information, resources, and look. 



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

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