Ecological Society of America

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Ecological Society of America Inc
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The Ecological Society of America is a professional organization of ecological scientists. Based in the United States and founded in 1915, ESA publications include peer-reviewed journals, newsletters, fact sheets, and teaching resources. It holds an annual meeting at different locations in the USA and Canada.

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June 2019
3% Loss
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Esa publishes a suite of publications from peer reviewed journals to newsletters, fact sheets and teaching resources.


The society holds an annual meeting each year attended by 3,000 to 4,000 scientists who present the results of their scientific research.


Esa's office of science programs promotes the continued development of ecological science and its integration into decision-making and education, linking the ecological research and management communities.


Richard Pouyat President
Laura Huenneke President Elect
David Lodge Past President
Evan Delucia VP Finance
Jayne Belnap VP Science
Frank Davis VP Public Affairs
Nalini Nadkarin VP Education and Diversity
Jessica Guervitch Secretary
Katherine Mccarter Executive Director
Elizabeth Biggs Cfo; Interim E.d. 1/18-4/18
Emily Cloyd Member at Large
Gillian Bowser Member at Large
Sharon Hall Member at Large
Catherine O'riordan Executive Director (from 4/2018)
Cliff Duke Director Science
Susan Silver Eic Frontiers
Steven Sayre Director of Publishing
Alison Mize Director Public Affairs
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