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The Midwest Migration Network Radar & Acoustics Working Group welcomes all to attend the 4th International Radar Aeroecology Conference and Workshop in Newark, Delaware, USA hosted by the Aeroecology Program at the University of Delaware.

We hope to see you all in Delaware in August! More information about the Workshop and Conference are below. Please share widely with your networks.

Radar Aeroecology Workshop: 4-7 August 2024 (Registration is limited to 30 trainees)

The workshop is a 4-day long immersive training in the use of weather surveillance radar data for applications in aeroecology. We will cover basics of radar remote sensing, data visualization, and data processing including hands-on software training. There will be field trips to visit Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge and a NEXRAD radar station. At the end of the workshop, trainees will compete in the highly-entertaining trivia game event of Radar Jeopardy! Graduate students and early career professionals are encouraged to participate. Travel awards within the USA are available for up to 10 trainees to cover airfare and hotel expenses. The workshop is limited to 30 trainees.

  • Applications are due 1 May 2024.
  • Travel award applications are due 1 April, 2024.
  • Click here for more information and to apply for the workshop.

Radar Aeroecology Conference: 8-9 August 2024

The conference is a full 2-day event with plenary presentations, a poster session, and possibilities for informal discussions and networking.

  • Registration will open in March.
  • Abstracts for posters and presentations are due 1 May 2024.
  • Click here for more information about the conference.