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NASBR (North American Society for Bat Research) 2017 Knoxville, TN


When:
October 18, 2017 – October 21, 2017 all-day
2017-10-18T00:00:00-04:00
2017-10-22T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Knoxville
TN
USA

The 47th Annual NASBR Meeting will be held in Knoxville, Tennessee, 18-21 October 2017 at the Holiday Inn World’s Fair Park. The hotel is located within a few minutes’ walk of downtown Knoxville, which is the proud epitome of Southern scruffy-chic culture with an abundance of restaurants, bars, music venues and other attractions. Registration for the 2017 conference will open in May. There will be a pre-conference tour and two pre-conference workshops. On Tuesday there will a through-hike to Mt. LeConte, the tallest mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. On Wednesday, a next-generation DNA sequencing workshop targeting researchers new to the field will be offered on the University of Tennessee Campus. A workshop and field trip on the biology and roosting habits of small-footed bats will also be offered on Wednesday.