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Archive of Meetings

Mercury Pollution and Global Environmental Change American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2013.

Air Quality and Climate in the Southeast US American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2013.

11th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, Edinburgh, Scotland, 28 July - 2 August 2013.

9th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference, Orlando, June 3-8, 2012. Mercury sessions are planned for this conference. Abstracts due December 16, 2011.

National Monitoring Conference, April 30-May 4, 2012.

SETAC Annual Meeting, November 13-17, 2011. Session: Mercury Cycling and Bioaccumulation in rivers

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2011, December 5-9, 2011

10th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, July 24-29, 2011

American Geophysical Union, December 13-17, 2010 -- session B51: Mercury Cycling in Heterogeneous Environments

SETAC, Portland, Oregon, November 7-11, 2010

2010 International Mercury EXPO, April 22-25, 2010.

Seventh National Monitoring Conference, April 25-29, 2010

Joint ASLO and NABS 2010 Summer Meeting, June 6-11, 2010. Special session S44 Environmental Controls on Mercury Bioaccumulation in Freshwater Ecosystems.

"Mercury in the Environment: from Maine to Florida" Geological Society of America Northeastern/Southeastern Combined Meeting, March 13-16, 2010

American Chemical Society National Meeting, March 21-25, 2010, special session: The Influence of Natural Organic Matter on the Fate and Transport of Metals, Colloids, and Nanoparticles in Aquatic Systems

American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 14-18, 2009
Pathways of Mercury Transport and Exposure at Multiple Scales
Quickflow and Quicksilver--Export of Mercury from the Terrestrial Landscape

National Forum on Contaminants in Fish, November 2-5, 2009

SETAC Annual Meeting, November 19-23, 2009
Mercury Fate and Biogeochemistry

Mercury Cycling in a Changing Environment

9th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant (2009)

American Chemical Society--August 16-20, 2009 Biogeochemical processes of mercury in natural and contaminated environments

Fall 2008 American Geophysical Union
      Mercury Cycling in Ecosystems: Hot Spots and Hot Moments
      Effects of Air Pollutants on Ecosystems
      complete list of mercury-related AGU sessions

Environmental Fate and Transformation of Mercury session at November 2008 SETAC Annual Meeting

Atmospheric mercury session, Fall 2008 NADP meeting

Geological Society of America:
      session: Mercury Cycling, Fate, and Bioaccumulation in Coastal Zones
      GSA Joint Fall meeting

2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Mercury Pollution session

Fall 2007 American Geophysical Union; Mercury Biogeochemistry in Wetlands
     Session I
     Session II
     Session III

International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant - Aug 6-11, 2006 - The largest conference on mercury ever convened and co-hosted by USGS

2004 USGS Mercury Workshop

2001 Workshop on the Fate, Transport, and Transformation of Mercury in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments

Proceedings of South Florida Restoration Science Forum, May 17-19, 1999

Workshop on Mercury Cycling 1996

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