CERF is a private, non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to advancing the understanding and wise stewardship of estuarine and coastal ecosystems worldwide. [more...]
On April 21st at 11:00 am PST CERF is holding a Webinar hosted by Dr. Jim Cloern titled "The Art of Scientific Writing and Publishing". Space is limited and registration is first come first serve so we encourage those from the same institution to register together and view from one computer. Please contact Elizabeth Brannon at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
CERF 2015: Registration is open!
November 8-12 | Portland, Oregon.
Help us spread the word! Download a printable version of the CERF 2015 poster.
Call for Abstracts
The CERF 2015 Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation for CERF 2015. Learn more and explore sessions before submitting your abstract online. Abstract submittal deadline is Friday, May 1.
We invite you to nominate a colleague, mentor and/or former student for a prestigious Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation Science Award.
Select sessions from our 22nd biennial conference, CERF 2013, are available online. Visit the CERF 2013 Video Library to view some of the most popular presentations from the conference.
CERF is seeking a new Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal Estuaries & Coasts. The primary responsibility of the Editor-in-Chief is to assess and take steps to continuously improve the intellectual quality of the Jounal, to provide objective and timely editorial decisions to attain CERF’s goal of publishing high-quality research that advances knowledge of estuarine and coastal systems.
CERF desires the following attributes for candidates:
• Recognized accomplishment as an estuarine-coastal scientist with broad research experience
• Rich history of publishing and evaluating peer reviewed papers on estuarine-coastal science
• Strong connections to the community
• Objectivity and integrity
• Creative, strategic thinker committeed to the continual improvement of the Journal
• Able to make a three-year commitment
Interested candidates should contact CERF President Ken Heck at email@example.com.
CERF members now have access to two respected, peer-reviewed publications - Estuaries and Coasts AND Wetlands. [more...]
Members can also access the special issue of Estuaries and Coasts titled Drivers of Change in Shallow Coastal Photic Systems.