Upcoming events

Lacawac Ecological Observatory Workshop

Session at LEOW 2012.

Sensor demo on Lake Lacawac at LEOW 2012.

LEOW 2012 participants in front of Lodge.

June 26-29, 2013

LEOW will focus on buoy technologies, advanced sensors, continental scale ecology approaches, and management / analysis of large ecological datasets.

Updated Agenda

Confimed presenters include:

  • Jennie Brentrup, Miami University
  • Bruce Hargreaves, Lehigh University
  • Jen Klug, Fairfield University
  • Tim Kratz, Trout Lake Station and University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Leonardo Lagomarsino, CONICET, Argentina
  • John Lenters, LimnoTech and University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Charlotte Roehm, NEON, Inc.
  • Robyn Smyth, Bard College
  • Alejandro Vitale, CONICET, Argentina
  • Luke Winslow, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Jing Zhang, Miami University

A completed registration form and payment must be received by June 7, 2013. You are encouraged to register early due to limited on-site lodging space. The registration form includes details about housing, travel, and meals.

**Limited lodging will be provided on-site in the Lodge and Ice House (shared rooms, shared restrooms).

Lodging is also available through local hotels. A block of rooms is reserved at the Comfort Inn Pocono Lakes Region for the workshop (8 miles / 15 minutes from Lacawac). Please call the hotel at 570-689-4148 to reserve a room at the reduced rate. The rate for single or double occupancy is $85 per night with an additional $10 fee for each extra occupant. This rate is available June 26, 27, 28 and you must ask for the "Lacawac rate". Reservations must be made by June 4, 2013. Another nearby option is The Ledges (14 miles / 25 minutes from Lacawac).

Organizing committee: Lesley Knoll, Jennie Brentrup, Bruce Hargreaves, Nicole Hayes, Kevin Rose, Craig Williamson, and Luke Winslow.

Presented by: Lacawac Sanctuary and Kent State and Miami University NSF EARS IGERT Environmental Aquatic Resource Sensing, http://biology.kent.edu/IGERT/ 

Contact: Dr. Lesley Knoll, Director of Research and Education, knolllb@MiamiOH.edu or 570-689-9494.