2019 Annual Meeting
February 9, 2019
Boulder County Open Space building
The final meeting agenda is available here!
When: February 9, 2019
Where: Boulder County Open Space building, 5201 St Vrain Rd
Longmont, CO 80503
Registration: Available on Eventbrite
Keynote: Sean Graham, PhD., Assistant Professor at Sul Ross State University and author of American Snakes
Join us after the meeting at 5:00 at the Red Zone in Longmont for dinner, drinks and our Auction and Social!
Call for abstracts
1. Regular Oral presentations (15-20 min). These time frames include time for questions. *see below for detail
2. Lightening presentations (5 min)
Presentations by students (undergraduate, graduate) are strongly encouraged.
STUDENTS!!! COPARC will sponsor the first 5 students to attend the meeting who submit an abstract. PLEASE note on your abstract submission that you are a student (include “_Student” at the end of the file name), or you may not be eligible!
Download the Abstract Submission Guide
COPARC has many talented photographers in its membership and the organization will be sponsoring a photography contest at the 2019 annual meeting.
Photo Submission Criteria:
Entry fee: $5 per photo print entered into the contest, with all entry fees being pooled as the prize money
Evaluation: Photos will be judged by meeting attendants, who will cast anonymous paper votes.
Prizes: 50% of the pooled entry fees goes to COPARC, 30% will be awarded to the 1st prize, 20% to the 2nd prize, 10% to the 3rd prize, and 4th place will receive an Honorable Mention. A name and photo of each participant will be displayed beside their submitted works on COPARC’s website. If desired, we will include your e-mail address and a link to a website or social media account where your photography is hosted. You may opt out of the website feature at your request.
Welcome, Acknowledgments, Introduction
Keynote Speaker - Sean Graham
Morning Break - Photo Contest, Exhibition Tables
Lightning Talks - Morning
Oral Presentations - Morning
Lunch (on your own)
Plenary Speaker – Bryan Hughes
Colorado Parks & Wildlife Update
Oral Presentations - Afternoon
Lightning Talks - Afternoon
CO PARC Updates, Announcements, and Elections
Dinner and Social at the Red Zone
Live Auction, Herp Quiz and Photo Contest Result
The CO PARC Steering Committee recognizes the following Sponsors, Organizational Donors, and Individual Donors for their contributions and support of the 2019 Winter Meeting.