Upcoming Events

2020 National Watershed & Stormwater Conference

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, April 17, 2020 - 17:00
Austin, Texas

The Center for Watershed Protection’s 2020 National Watershed and Stormwater Conference will be held April 14 – April 17, 2020. Pre-conference workshops will take place on April 14.

High Nature Value Floodplains Policy Workshop

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 10:00 to 15:00
Central London
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 High nature-value floodplains, with multifunctional habitats such as floodplain meadows, are a vital component of a healthy ecosystem, which can provide a multitude of services. They not only conserve diversity, but also mitigate flood risk, manage nutrients, store carbon, support pollinators and provide inspiring places for people. 

Geophysics for Environmental Scientists

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, May 15, 2020 - 17:00
Keele University

We would like to inform you that we are again running a NERC-funded 5-day residential 'geophysical skills development for environmental scientists' course, co-run with 

Dam Removal goes Alps

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 09:00 to Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 17:30
BVS Educational Centre Holzhausen, Utting (Bavaria, Germany)

Save the date! We are pleased to announce the 6th upcoming international seminar on dam removal—Dam Removal goes Alps! It will be held on 14-16 May in Bavaria, Germany. The seminar will focus on regional river restoration efforts, benefits of removal, and ways to instigate more removals. The event will take place in celebration of World Fish Migration Day! It will be the European Headquarters and a public outreach event! We hope you can make it. Registration open soon.

River Rally

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 09:00 to Monday, May 18, 2020 - 17:30
Westwin Riverwalk, San Antonia, Texas

Join us in San Antonio this May! From plenary panels on regenerative agriculture and the history of the San Antonio River to workshops led by industry leaders from San Antonio River Authority, NOAA, Corazón Latino, US Water Alliance, and more, this year’s Rally is not one to miss. 

World Fish Migration Day 2020

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 09:00

Following on from the successful event this year, with 570 registered events taking place, WFMD are aiming for 1000 events in 2020.

Watch the trailer for the upcoming video Love Flows


European Pond Conservation Network (EPCN) Conference

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 09:00 to Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 17:30
University College London

Responding to the considerable need to conserve European ponds, the conference will combine pond biology, hydrology and landscape ecology with pond conservation practice and welcomes both scientists and conservation practitioners to the meeting.

Restoring London's Rivers: Past, Present and Future

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 12:00 to 16:00
Mappin Pavilion, ZSL London, Regents Park, London, NW1
An afternoon of speakers and discussion reviewing 20 years of river restoration work in London.

About this Event

Our speakers will include:

Andrew Terry - Director of Conservation and Policy, Zoological Society London

Dave Webb - Chair of London River Restoration Group