Online Registration



Registration Dates and Rates

Early Registration (Dec. 18 – Jan. 31): $450
Regular Registration (Feb. 1 – April 30): $500
Late Registration (beginning May 1): $550
Student or Retiree: $225
*Student Volunteer: $125
Waived Registration (pre-approval only): $0

*Volunteers are expected to work at least 5 hours and help with tasks such as moderating sessions, helping at registration, and more. Students will be given preference for volunteer spots. 

Field Trips and Workshops

We have an exciting line up of workshops and field trips that can be added to your registration. Space is limited, sign up soon!!

  • Workshops will be held Monday, May 21 from 8am to 12pm, just before the start of the conference. The charge for 4-hour workshops is $15, and the charge for 2-hour workshops is $10. Workshop descriptions are available on the conference website:
  • Field trips will be on Wednesday, May 23 from 1pm to 5:30pm. The charge for all field trips is $25, which includes lunch and transportation. More information about field trips is available at


A formal proceedings of the conference will be published as an online government proceedings publication through the US Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station.  All presenters at the conference are encouraged to submit a summary of their presentation or poster for publication in the Conference Proceedings. Submissions may be full papers, extended abstracts, or abstracts. No distinction will be made between presentations or posters. All abstracts accepted to the Conference will be published as originally submitted unless the authors submit a revised abstract by May 31, 2018. View the Proceedings webpage for more information.

Refund Policy

You can request a full refund for the conference registration fee, minus a $50 processing fee, if requested by April 20, 2018. After that date refunds are not issued. Refunds for only cancelling your participation in a workshop or field trip will not be issued. You can transfer your spot to another participant if you wish.

Questions about Registration? 

Contact Annie Oxarart at or 541-852-7903.