WCS Canada at NACCB 2024 in Vancouver





Attending the North American Congress for Conservation Biology (NACCB 2024)? Connect with WCS Canada presenters!

Schedule of WCS Canada speakers

June 25

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

  • Key Biodiversity Areas in Canada: A collaborative approach to applying an international conservation tool
    Room 2311 | Peter Soroye

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

June 26

8:00 am – 10:00 am

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • The next frontier for climate change refugia: Bridging the science to implementation gap
    Great Hall - North | Hilary Cooke

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • National Biodiversity Strategies as a tool for transformative change and implementation of the new Global Biodiversity Framework in the US and Canada
    Rooms 2306/2309 | Ciara Raudsepp-Hearne, Justina Ray
  • From concern to crisis: assessing the impact of Canada’s Species at Risk Act on ‘special concern’ species
    Room 2504 | Meagan Simpson

June 27

8:00 am – 10:00 am

  • Agroecology, Landscape Ecology, and Conservation Biology
    Room 2311 | Zachary Moore
  • Identifying conservation sites based around ecosystems and areas of high ecological integrity: challenges and opportunities
    Room 2314 | Lucy Poley
  • Walking in Two Worlds: Insights from implementing a Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in approach to bridging knowledge systems in conservation and land use planning
    Great Hall - South | Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

  • Conservation Towards Anti-Colonial, Action-Oriented Futures for Just and Inclusive Worlds
    Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle | Rooms 2306/2309

About WCS Canada's comments on the Critical Minerals Strategy

About WCS Canada's comments on the Critical Minerals Strategy

Perpetuating current approaches and proceeding with an “extraction first” mentality is going to have massive climate consequences.
Justina Ray