Details of Past Meetings


1969 Fall, Dec 13Salem State College, Salem, MA       attendees
Organizer: organizational meeting       Host: Salem State College
1970 Spring, May 28-30New England Conf. Center, Durham, NH       100 attendees
Organizer: Langley Wood       Host: University of New Hampshire
1970 Fall, Oct 29-31University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI       120 attendees
Organizer: Donald Phelps       Host: National Marine Water Quality Lab/URI
1971 Spring, May 6-8Ira C. Darling Center, Walpole, ME       66 attendees
Organizer: David Dean, Bernard McAlice       Host: University of Maine Darling Center
1971 Fall, Nov 4-6Holiday Inn, Plainview, NY       75 attendees
Organizer: Peggy Keney       Host: ERF [with AERS] Adelphi University
1972 Spring, May 4-6University of Connecticut, Groton, CT       15 attendees
Organizer: William Lund       Host: UConn/Mar Res Lab, Noank
1972 Fall, Oct 26-28Marine Sciences Institute, Nahant, MA       21 attendees
Organizer: Ernest Ruber, Guy Bouthillette       Host: Northeastern University
1973 Spring, May 3-5Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       24 attendees
Organizer: Marie Abbott, Melbourne Carriker, H. Perry Jeffries, Eva Monteiro, Kenneth Tenore
Host: Marine Biological Lab.
1973 Fall, Oct 15-19ERF       Myrtle Beach, SC
1974 Spring, May 2-4Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       184 attendees
Organizer: Marie Abbott, Eva Montiero, Gordon Hendler       Host: Marine Biological Lab.
1974 Fall, Oct 3-5University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT       20 attendees
Organizer: Lyn Desrosiers       Host: University of Connecticut
1975 Spring, Apr 24-26Treadway-Samoset Resort, Rockport, ME       150 attendees
Organizer: Michael Mazurkiewicz       Host: University of Maine Darling Center
1975 Fall, Oct 6-9ERF       Galveston, TX
1975 Fall, Oct 30-Nov 1Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       35 attendees
Organizer: Marie Abbott, Eva Montiero       Host: Marine Biological Lab.
1976 Spring, Apr 29-May 1Howard Johnson's, Milford, CT       89 attendees
Organizer: Paul Chanley       Host: National Marine Fisheries Service
1976 Fall, Oct 7-9Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       20 attendees
Organizer: Eva Montiero       Host: Marine Biological Lab.
1977 Spring, Apr 21-23University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH       24 attendees
Organizer: Ted Loder, Bernard McAlice       Host: University of New Hampshire
1977 Fall, Oct 2-5ERF       Mt. Pocono, PA
1977 Fall, Oct 3Mt. Airy Lodge, Mt. Pocono, PA       attendees
Organizer: Henri Gaudette, Berry Lyons       Host: ERF, NEERS Contributed Session
1978 Spring, May 4-6The Rusty Anchor, Boothbay, ME       183 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen, Bernard McAlice       Host: Bigelow Lab.
1978 Fall, Oct 26-28Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       125 attendees
Organizer: Johnes Moore       Host: Marine Biological Lab.
1979 Spring, May 24-26Algonquin Hotel, St. Andrews, NB       115 attendees
Organizer: Michael Dadswell       Host: Biological Station
1979 Fall, Oct 7-12ERF       Jekyll Island, GA
1979 Fall, Oct 10, Jekyll Island, GA       attendees
Organizer: Bernie McAlice       Host: ERF, NEERS Contributed Session
1980 Spring, May 15-17University of Connecticut, Groton, CT       79 attendees
Organizer: Barbara Welsh       Host: University of Connecticut
1980 Fall, Oct 9-11Ocean Gate Motor Inn, Southport, ME       29 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen       Host: Bigelow Lab.
1981 Spring, Apr 30-May 2Dutch Inn, Narragansett, RI       150+ attendees
Organizer: Veronica Berounsky, Walter Berry, D. Michael Johns
Host: EPA/University of Rhode Island
1981 Fall, Oct 15-17Best Western, Kittery, ME       26 attendees
Organizer: Mariellen Lee, W. Berry Lyons, Mark Hines       Host: University of New Hampshire
1981 Fall, Nov 1-6ERF       Gleneden Beach, OR
1982 Spring, May 6-8American Legion Hall, Old Saybrook, CT       27 attendees
Organizer: Robert Radulski, Edwin Rhodes, Priscilla Baillie
Host: National Marine Fisheries Service
1982 Fall, Oct 14-16Northeastern University, Boston, MA       19 attendees
Organizer: Ernest Ruber, T. J. Coffey, Kathy Smith       Host: NU/New England Aquarium
1983 Spring, Apr 21-23Portland Club, Portland, ME       17 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen, Mariellen Lee, James Hall, Leon Cammen
Host: University of New Hampshire/Bigelow Lab.
1983 Fall, Oct 22-26ERF       Virginia Beach, VA
1984 Spring, Apr 26-28NE Marine Research Lab., Duxbury, MA       27 attendees
Organizer: Richard McGrath, Christine Werme, Ann Levendowski       Host: Battelle Lab.
1984 Fall, Oct 18-20URI & EPA, Narragansett, RI       22 attendees
Organizer: Veronica Berounsky, James McKenna, Walter Berry, D. Michael Johns
Host: University of Rhode Island/EPA
1985 Summer, July 28-Aug 2ERF       Durham, NH
1985 Fall, Oct 23-26Rodd's Grand Hotel, Yarmouth, NS       24 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen, Leon Cammen, Graham Daborn, David Scarratt, Paul Keizer
Host: Fundy Environmental Studies Committee
1986 Spring, Apr 24-26Howard Johnson's, Milford, CT       23 attendees
Organizer: Robert Singletary, William Watts, Edwin Rhodes
Host: [with AERS] University of Bridgeport/NMFS
1986 Fall, Oct 23-25New England Aquarium, Boston, MA       21 attendees
Organizer: Gordon Wallace, G. Bernard Gardner,       Host: University of Massachusetts,Boston
1987 Spring, May 7-9Boothbay Harbor Inn, Boothbay, ME       106 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen, David Townsend, Jennifer Logan       Host: Bigelow Lab.
1987 Fall, Oct 25-30ERF       New Orleans, LA
1988 Spring, Apr 21-23Marine Biological Lab., Woods Hole, MA       90 attendees
Organizer: Anne Giblin       Host: MBL/Waquoit Bay NERR
1988 Fall, Oct 20-22Yankee Pedlar Inn, Holyoke, MA       19 attendees
Organizer: Charlene D'Avanzo, Paulette Peckol
Host: Five College Marine Science Consortium
1989 Spring, June 1-3Howard Johnson's, East Lyme, CT       148 attendees
Organizer: Linda Bireley       Host: [with AFS] Northeast Utilities
1989 Fall, Oct 8-12ERF       Baltimore, MD
1990 Spring, May 3-5Portland Regency Inn, Portland, ME       93 attendees
Organizer: Peter Larsen, David Townsend, Bernard McAlice
Host: University of Maine/Bigelow Lab.
1990 Fall, Oct 25-27Greenhouse Inn, Newport, RI       168 attendees
Organizer: Veronica Berounsky, Walter Berry, Jonathan Garber
Host: University of Rhode Island/EPA
1991 Spring, May 2-5Grand Hotel, Yarmouth, NS       60 attendees
Organizer: Michael Dadswell, Sherman Boates       Host: Acadia University
1991 Fall, Nov 10-14ERF       San Francisco, CA
1992 Spring, May 7-9Tage Inn, Andover, MA       101 attendees
Organizer: Wendy Smith       Host: Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
1992 Fall, Nov 5-7Wells NERR, Wells, ME       70 attendees
Organizer: Michelle Dionne, Doris Adams, James List, Jody Berman, Mary Sue Potts
Host: Wells NERR
1993 Spring, May 20-22University of Connecticut, Groton, CT       79 attendees
Organizer: Barbara Welsh       Host: University of Connecticut
1993 Fall, Nov 14-18ERF       Hilton Head, SC
1994 Spring, June 2-4Salem State College, Salem, MA       96 attendees
Organizer: Alan Young, G. Bernard Gardner       Host: Salem State College
1994 Fall, Oct 20-22Old Jailhouse Tavern, Orleans, MA       140 attendees
Organizer: Sandra Macfarlane       Host: Town of Orleans/WHOI Cstl. Res. Ctr.
1995 Spring, Apr 27-29Yokens Comfort Inn, Portsmouth, NH       100 attendees
Organizer: Frederick Short       Host: University of New Hampshire
1995 Fall, Nov 12-16ERF       Corpus Christi, TX
1996 Spring, May 2-4Inst. of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY       78 attendees
Organizer: Stuart Findlay, Marshall Pregnall
Host: Vassar College/Inst. of Ecosystem Studies
1996 Fall, Oct 24-26Hotel Manisses, Block Island, RI       162 attendees
Organizer: Veronica Berounsky, Walter Berry       Host: URI/EPA/Sea Grant
1997 Spring, May 1-3Wells NERR, Wells, ME       125 attendees
Organizer: Michelle Dionne       Host: Wells NERR
1997 Fall, Oct 12-16ERF       Providence, RI
1998 Spring, May 7-9Connecticut College, New London, CT       95 attendees
Organizer: R. Scott Warren, Ronald Rozsa
Host: CT Dept Env Protection/Connecticut College
1998 Fall, Oct 22-24Quality Inn, Falmouth, MA       134 attendees
Organizer: Linda Deegan       Host: Ecosystems Center, MBL, WHOI
1999 Spring, May 20-22Oak Island Inn, Western Shore, NS       47 attendees
Organizer: Michael Dadswell       Host: Acadia U./Great Mar. Scallop Trading Co
1999 Fall, Sep 26-Oct 1ERF       New Orleans, LA
2000 Spring, Eastland Hotel, Portland, ME       attendees
Organizer:       Host: USM/ENSR Mar Coast Res Ctr, Woods Hole
2000 Fall, Spring House Hotel, Block Island, RI       attendees
Organizer:       Host: URI/EPA NHEERL/USGS/Sea Grant
2001 Spring, Salem State College, Salem, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Salem State College
2001 Fall, ERF       ,
2002 Spring, Atlantic Oakes By-the-Sea, Acadia, ME       attendees
Organizer:       Host: USGS/Acadia Nat'l Park, Coll. of the Atlantic
2002 Fall, University of Connecticut, Groton, CT       attendees
Organizer:       Host: [with LISF] UConn/LISF/CT DEP/USCGA/
2003 Spring, Holiday Inn, Fairhaven, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
2003 Fall, ERF       ,
2004 Spring, Wyndham Burlington, Burlington, VT       attendees
Organizer:       Host: University of Vermont
2004 Fall, Spring House Hotel, Block Island, RI       attendees
Organizer:       Host: URI/EPA NHEERL/Nat'l Park Service
2005 Spring, Captain's Quarters Motel, Eastham, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Coast. Res. Spec./MA Audubon/MBL
2005 Fall, ERF       ,
2006 Spring, Nantasket Beach Hotel, Hull, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Batelle/ENSR/Woods Hole Group
2006 Fall, U.S. Coast Guard Acad., New London, CT       attendees
Organizer:       Host: [with LISF] U.S. Coast Guard Academy/LISF
2007 Spring, Opera House, Boothbay, ME       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Bigelow Lab/ME Dep't of Marine Resources
2007 Fall, CERF       ,
2008 Spring, Great Bay NERR, Greenland, NH       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Great Bay NERR
2008 Fall, Spring House Hotel, Block Island, RI       attendees
Organizer:       Host: URI/EPA NHEERL
2009 Spring, Salem Waterfront Hotel, Salem, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: NMFS MA/MA Audubon/Salem State College
2009 Fall, CERF       ,
2010 Spring, W.C. O'Neill Arena, St. Andrews, NB       attendees
Organizer:       Host: [with ACCESS] ACCESS
2010 Fall, PCCS, Provincetown, MA       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies
2011 Spring, Danfords Hotel, Port Jefferson, NY       attendees
Organizer:       Host: Stony Brook University
2011 Fall, CERF       ,
2012 Spring, Apr 12-14 John Carver Inn, Plymouth, MA       attendees
Organizer: Sara Grady, John Brawley       Host: MA Bays Program/Saquish Scientific
2012 Fall, Oct 11-13Spring House Hotel, Block Island, RI       attendees
Organizer: V. Berounsky, W. Berry, C. Roman, M.J. James-Pirri and A. Oczkowski
Host: GSO URI
2013 Spring, Apr 11-13Clarion Hotel, Portland, ME       attendees
Organizer: B. Johnson, S. Adamowicz, W. Ambrose, C. Bohlen, L. Sewall
Host: Bates College, Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, & Casco Bay and Estuary Partnership
2013 Fall, Nov 3-7 CERF       SanDiego, CA
2014 Spring, May 1-3Salem Waterfront Hotel, Salem, MA       attendees
Organizer: T. Evans, R. Buchsbaum, J. Brawley, B. Warren, R. Vincent, A. Young
Host: Mass Division of Marine Fisheries & Mass Audubon & Salem Sound Coastwatch
2014 Fall, Oct 16 - 18 Avery Point Campus, UConn, Groton, CT      122 attendees
Organizers: J. Vaudrey, F. Raymond, C. Tobias, A. Viellard, M. Whitney
Host: Avery Point Campus, University of Connecticut & UConn Department of Marine Sciences
2015 Spring, Apr 16-18 DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, RI      151 attendees
Joint Meeting with The Coastal Society
Organizers: A. Oczkowski, K. Raposa, E. Brannon, R. Martin
Host: US EPA Atlantic Ecology Division, Narragansett Bay NERR & GSO URI
2015 Fall, Nov 8-12 CERF       Portland, OR
2016 Spring, Apr 14-16 York Harbor Inn, York Harbor, Maine      118 attendees
Organizers: Susan C. Adamowicz, Chris Feurt, Pam Morgan, Bev Johnson
Host: US Fish and Wildlife Service & Wells National Estuary Research Reserve
2016 Fall, Oct 20-22 Spring House Hotel, Block Island, RI      140 attendees
Organizers: V. Berounsky, W. Berry, A. Oczkowski, and C. Roman
Host: GSO URI
2017 Spring, Mar 16-18 UCONN Avery Point, Groton, CT      ? attendees
Organizers: J. Vaudrey, S. Crosby, M. Whitney, C. Tobias
Host: UCONN Dept. of Marine Sciences