2019 Western Region Conference Schedule
Meeting Location Announcement Video
Call for Abstracts
Call for Posters - Due Monday, July 1, by 11:59 p.m. (PST)
Lodging: Captain Cook Hotel, Anchorage
$165/night good for three nights before and after the conference.
Use this link to book your stay: Hotel Captain Cook-WR-AAAE
Group Code: WRAAA19
Transportation: Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Uber and Lyft are available; no hotel shuttle to the airport.
Things to Do in Anchorage: https://www.anchorage.net/
Pre-Conference Workshop Monday, Sept. 16 (must register by Aug. 28)
Alaska Natural Resources and Climate Seminar
8:00 a.m. Buses depart hotel
9:30 a.m. Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
11:00 a.m. Depart for Whittier Tunnel
11:30 a.m. Whittier Tunnel
12:30 p.m. Glacier Tour with lunch provided
5:30 p.m. Return to Whittier
6:00 p.m. Whittier Tunnel
7:30 p.m. Return to Hotel
Pre-Conference participants: Due to the company regulations, all individuals must be listed on a manifest. It is strongly encouraged for you to ride the buses because of the tunnel schedule and multiple stops.
Tuesday, Sept. 17
8:30 a.m. Depart Hotel for Agriculture Tours in the Palmer Area (Musk Ox Farm, Reindeer Farm, Palmer Colony house, etc.)
Wednesday, Sept 18- Thursday, Sept. 19