15 December 2011

BES Schedule 2012

Annual Meeting: Wednesday and Thursday, 24-25 October
at the Cylburn Arboretum

Community Open House & Greening Celebration
Wednesday, 24 October at Cylburn

Quarterly Research Meetings:
Wednesday, 18 January – Topic – BES synthesis volume – Steward Pickett, Morgan Grove, Elena Irwin, Chris Swan
Thursday, 19 April – Green Infrastructure - Morgan Grove
Thursday, 21 June – Combined with picnic at noon – Topic: Inaugural Meeting of the Baltimore Regional Academy of Sustainability Science.  PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED.  THE NEW DATE WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Graduate Student Symposium: TBA

Community Awareness & Safety Training: 5 June

Project Management Committee (PMC):
Conference call meetings are scheduled for the third Wednesday of every month from 10:00 am to 12 noon (Eastern time).  January, May and November are scheduled for alternate days because of Quarterly Research Meeting, Science Council Meeting and holiday. 

*25 January                                            18 July
15 February                                     15 August
21 March                                    19 September
18 April               **October (See Steering Committee)
*9 May                                        *14 November
20 June                                        19 December

*other than 3rd Wednesday

Steering Committee:          **Tuesday, 23 October     1:00-5:00 pm

Information Management Committee (IMC):
Quarterly meetings are scheduled as noted below from 1:00 to 2:00 pm (Eastern time).  Call in number and code:  517-652-8998 – 7569393 #

23 February                                        22 August
24 May                                           15 November

NSF-LTER Science Council Meeting: 16-17 May hosted by HJ Andrews Experimental Forest
NSF-LTER All Scientists Meeting: 9-13 September YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, CO