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2010 NERS Conference

2010 Northeast Region Stranding Conference

"In Good Stranding"

The annual Northeast Region Stranding Network (NERS) Conference provides an opportunity for stranding network members and researchers to discuss issues, present data and share results related to marine mammal and sea turtle strandings.

The 2010 Conference is hosted by:

College of the Atlantic ∞ Allied Whale ∞ Maine Department of Marine Resources ∞ UNE MARC

2010 Location:  Bar Harbor, Maine
Please note that refunds will be partial and only granted until April 12th, 2010.
After this date, refunds will NOT be provided.




Conference Agenda

Thursday May 6th, 2010

NERS Consortium Board Meeting (Open to Representatives ONLY)

NERS General Consortium Meeting (Open to all who are interested)

NMFS Business meeting (Open to network members and invited guests only. Two representatives per LOA, 109 (h) or sub- designee at the table. Maximum of four people per institution)

Ice Breaker

Friday May 7th, 2010 

Scientific Presentations


Saturday May 8th, 2010 

Scientific Presentations

Sea Turtle Disentanglement Workshop

Banquet (not included in registration fees)


Sunday May 9th, 2010

Large Whale Necropsy Workshop

Hotel Rooms

Please note that hotel rooms for the conference are NOT included in the registration fee.

For hotel reservations please visit the website for the Harborside Hotel directly:

Be sure to ask for the NERS Conference special rate of $109./night (valid if booked before April 6, 2010)