Utah Rare Plant Meeting: March 6, 2018

When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 8am to 4:30pm

Schedule: Check-in/setup/light breakfast 8am-9am; Meeting/presentations 9am-4:30pm

Where: Natural History Museum of Utah, Swaner Forum, 301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT

Cost: $25* (includes morning snacks, catered lunch, and beverages)
(*Students/Presenters: $15)

Hosted by: Utah Native Plant Society and Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah

Who should attend? Researchers, students, Federal, State, local agencies, consultants, and the public are welcome to attend and present.

Register: See on-line registration below. Participants can pay at the door, however, space is limited and cannot be guaranteed, and lunch options may be limited or not available. No discount will be provided for partial day attendance nor omission of lunch as a result of not pre-registering. Students must be currently attending school on at least a half-time basis to qualify for the lower rate.

Special meal requests

Note: a PayPal account is not required. Just click on the Pay with a Debit or Credit card at the bottom of the screen (after clicking on Continue) to use the guest feature.
Groups: you can indicate the quantity after clicking on "Pay now" - in the comments section please indicate the attendee names and any special lunch requests; or e-mail us the list of attendees separately at unps@unps.org.

    Submitting Presentations
  • Submit request and topic to Elizabeth (see contacts below) as soon as possible to ensure a spot.
  • 15 minutes in length (plus we will allow at least 5 minutes for questions) and standard Power Point format
  • Submit abstracts to Elizabeth by Friday, February 23.
  • Bring the presentation on a flash drive to be loaded at the beginning of the day.
  • Posters are being accepted for anyone who may be unable to attend or present.
  • Submit abstract to Elizabeth by Friday, February 23.
  • Include poster dimensions.
    Directions to conference:
  • Natural History Museum of Utah directions
  • Once there: park on the west side of the building (and not in RBG's parking area) and enter through the lower door. There are no parking fees. Walk up the stairs to the right of the entrance (do not pay an entrance fee) or use the elevator to your left. Proceed to Level 5 (top floor) via elevator/stairs. Click on building map below.