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Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2019 Annual Conference and Meeting in Saratoga Springs!


April 28 – 29, 2020
1000 Islands Harbor Hotel
Clayton, NY

We are accepting presentation abstracts now through January 17. View our Call for Abstracts here, or submit your abstract online using this link.

The purpose of the New York State Wetlands Forum Student Research Grant Program is to financially support
candidates in producing and sharing independent research focusing on wetlands. The Forum wishes to advance the
development of emerging wetland professionals and the collective knowledge of New York State's wetland resources. The following are resources for the 2020 research grant:

2020 Research Grant Program Application
Grant Program Cover Letter
Grant Professor Recommendation Form

NYSWF Annual Conference

Spring 2019 Newsletter Supplement: Proper Cover Classification Is Needed to Protect Palustrine Wetland Forest Structure and Functions by James A. Schmid

Check out our workshop resources page including presentations and reports: October 13, 2016 Wetland Assessment Workshop

Visit our Wetland Jobs page for recent postings in the wetland field.

View past conference resources here

Pictures & Head-Cut Video from 2013 Annual Conference can be viewed here.


a non-advocacy organization comprised of individuals and groups with diverse backgrounds, interests and viewpoints regarding wetlands and their science, use and management.

Incorporated in 1994, the Forum is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Its purpose is to:

•improve communication among people interested in wetlands,
•call attention to and objectively discuss local, statewide, regional, national and global wetland issues as they relate to New York State,
•improve its members' knowledge and understanding of wetlands, and
•make available information about wetlands to its members and the general public.


We are currently updating our website. Please contact us with suggestions and comments as we seek to update our information, resources, and look. 



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NYS Wetlands Forum
4 Youngs Place
P.O. Box 1351
Latham, NY 12110-1351
Fax: 518-783-1258

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