Presentations and Posters

The call for abstracts for the 2024 Delaware Wetlands Conference is now open. Abstracts for oral presentations are accepted until October 17, 2023. Poster proposals are accepted until December 19, 2023.

Professionals and students can share research, projects, or programs with broad audience in the wetland and environmental community. A discounted registration rate to attend the conference is provided to all accepted presenters and poster submissions.

The conference planning committee is seeking new and invigorating topics for proposals. Submissions can be in the following areas related to wetlands and environmental science:

  • Wetland Plants and Animals
  • Monitoring and Assessment
  • Restoration
  • Planning and Conservation
  • Coastal Preparedness and Risk Reduction
  • Climate Change
  • Education and Outreach
  • Mapping, GIS and Modeling
A hotel ballroom room filled with conference attendees watching a presentation.

For more information, please contact Kenny Smith at 302-739-9939.

Student Poster Competition

The 2024 Delaware Wetlands Conference will continue the tradition of a student poster competition.

Conference attendees study student posters

Undergraduate and graduate research students are encouraged to participate and put their research in from of professionals.

Students are required to attend the networking session on either day 1 or day 2. The poster presentation consists of a carefully considered visual display of research findings and a question-and-answer with a panel of judges.

Awards will be given to first, second, and third place and announced during the conference. Judging will be based on a judging rubric that considers a variety of areas and categories.