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A PDF of the draft agenda-at-a-glance is available.

SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2022

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration Desk Open

12:15 PM - 12:45 PM

New Member and First Timer Orientation

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 *Workshop 1: LandPKS - Mobile App for Soil Identification, Wildlife Habitat Information, and Soil Health & Vegetation Monitoring

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 *Workshop 2: Measure the Impacts of Your Science-Based Approach to Farm Conservation

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 *Workshop 3: Elevating Conservation Outreach through Improved Messaging

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 *Workshop 4: Leveraging Decoloniality and Anti-Racism as Frames for Equitable Community Partnership in Sustainability Efforts

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 Student and Early Career Professional Development Session

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

  Regional Forum and Flavor Reception


    
MONDAY, AUGUST 1, 2022

6:30 AM - 5:00 PM   

Registration Desk Open

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

State of Society Address, Regional Roundtables, and House of Delegates (For Current and Prospective Chapter Leaders and Members)

8:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Keynote Sponsor and Pritchard Keynote Lecture

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Morning Break: Exhibit Hall and Poster Presentations Open

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions

11:00 AM – 1:30 PM

*Association of Retired Conservation Service Employees (ARCSE) Annual Meeting (Partner Event) (Offsite)

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch on Your Own

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 

Concurrent Sessions 

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Afternoon Break: Exhibit Hall and Poster Presentations Open

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 

Exhibitor and Poster Reception


    
TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2022

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration Desk Open

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Opening Remarks and Plenary Session

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Morning Break: Exhibit Hall and Poster Presentations Open

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM 

Concurrent Sessions

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Awards Luncheon 

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Afternoon Break: Exhibit Hall and Poster Presentations Open

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions 

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Women in NRCS (WiN) Annual Meeting (Partner Event)


         
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2022

7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Registration Desk Open

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

*Tour 1: Wildfire Mitigation and Recovery in Colorado

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Concurrent Sessions

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Morning Break

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions

12:00 PM 

Conference Adjourns

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

*Tour 2: Women in Agriculture Tour

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

*Tour 3: Downtown Denver Conservation Walking Tour

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

USDA Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Watershed Assessment Studies Annual Meeting (Partner Event)

     
WEEK OF AUGUST 22, 2022
Virtual Resource Platform Opens**

Image with text: All sessions are included with conference registration unless otherwise indicated with asterisks.