The USNRC can assist groups that seek speakers for programs associated with World Wetlands Day (February 2), American Wetlands Month (May), and other events.
If you would like a USNRC member to speak at your event about wetland science, wetland law and policy, and/or international wetland issues, please contact Royal C. Gardner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recent and Upcoming Presentations
- Symposium at Society of Wetland Scientists International Conference, Madison, Wisconsin, June 22-26, 2009: The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands: How (and Why) Are Sites Proposed and Selected as Wetlands of International Importance?
- Side Event at Ramsar COP10, Changwon, Republic of Korea, November 1, 2008: Assessing the Value of Ramsar Designation: Survey Results from North America
US National Ramsar Committee,
Canadian Wildlife Service, Environment Canada,
Comisión Nacional de Areas Protegidas (Mexico),
- Briefing for the House Wildlife Refuge Caucus, Washington, DC, May 30, 2008: Wetlands of International Importance: National Wildlife Refuges and the Ramsar Convention, USNRC Briefing PowerPoint