Sustainable Science? Reducing the Carbon Impact of Scientific Mega-Meetings

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This article uses 9 years of annual meeting attendance data from the Ecological Society of American and the Association of American Geographers to assess the efficacy of two additional solutions: 1) alternate large national meetings that require significant air travel with smaller regional meetings that do not; and 2) incorporate geography into the meeting location selection process.

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Ponette-González, Alexandra G. & Byrnes, Jarrett E. October 29, 2011.

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This article uses 9 years of annual meeting attendance data from the Ecological Society of American and the Association of American Geographers to assess the efficacy of two additional solutions: 1) alternate large national meetings that require significant air travel with smaller regional meetings that do not; and 2) incorporate geography into the meeting location selection process.

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  • Ethnobiology Letters, 2011. Tacoma, WA: Society of Ethnobiology

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  • Publication Title: Ethnobiology Letters
  • Volume: 2
  • Pages: 65-71
  • Peer Reviewed: Yes

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Ponette-González, Alexandra G. & Byrnes, Jarrett E. Sustainable Science? Reducing the Carbon Impact of Scientific Mega-Meetings, article, October 29, 2011; Tacoma, WA. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc967157/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Arts and Sciences.