2nd Heart of the Continent Science Symposium 
DULUTH MN April 8-9, 2019


April 8th- Evening Poster Presentations 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Duluth Folk School 1917 W. Superior St.

April 9 – Oral Presentations – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm University of Minnesota – Kirby Student Center – Kirby Rafters – 1120 Kirby Drive*

Attached is a parking permit to use on 4/9.  It is located along Kirby Drive, labeled #116 and found under the Superior Dining Center and next to UMD Stores. Here is map.  Attendees may park in Pay Lot G.  

Download Parking Permit

Contact hocp@heartofthecontinent.org  for more information.

Heart of the Continent Area
Heart of the Continent Area

Heart of the Continent Partnership seeks to improve understanding of natural and cultural resources across the HOC, raise awareness of threats and management challenges to the preservation of those resources, and promote collaboration among scientists, managers, and other partners across political, cultural, and administrative boundaries so that resources can be better managed in a landscape context


1st Heart of the Continent Science Symposium

Rainy River Community College

March 10-11, 2016

International Falls, MN

To access the symposium program and Dr. Erik A. Beever slides click link below https://www.bobblegifts.com/


Dr. Erik Beever – Understanding how ecological disturbance influences biological diversity

Dr. Erik Beever – Conservation Biologyse join us for the 1st Heart of the Continent Science Symposium!

Thursday, March 10, 6-8p:  Welcome Social and Poster Session

Friday, March 11, 8a-4p: Plenary Session, Oral Presentations, Discussion Forum

Plenary Speaker: Dr. Erik Beever, USGS Rocky Mountain Research Station

“Understanding How Ecological Disturbance Influences Biological Diversity in Protected Areas: The Rules Aren’t What They Used to Be!”

Contact  hocp@heartofthecontinent.org for more information.