The 65th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Snow Conference
will be held in Fairlee (Lake Morey), Vermont, USA
from May 28-30, 2008
Call For Papers
The 65th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Snow Conference will be held in Fairlee (Lake Morey), Vermont, USA from May 28-30, 2008.
The scientific program is open to sessions on theoretical, experimental, and operational studies of snow, ice, and winter hydrology. This year’s general theme is “Applied Uses in Snow and Ice Hydrology” and will include a special poster session highlighting “Instrumentation: Tools and Toys, Modelling and Hardware.” Student paper awards are available.
The Final Program for this year's meeting is now online!
The 2008 ESC Snow Crystal
If you have questions about the program please contact the program chair:
Dr Steven Fassnacht
All papers will be published in the ESC Proceedings. In addition, Hydrological Processes (HP) will publish refereed papers from the meeting. The subject matter of these papers must fit within the scope of the journal. If you would like your paper to be considered for journal publication, please indicate this on your abstract and submit an electronic copy of your paper to (ESC/HP editor) by 7 June 2008.
For more information contact the ESC/HP editor, John Pomeroy or co-editor, Andrew Klein.
Students are encouraged to enter the ESC Student Paper Competitions. For conditions and details please consult the ESC web site. The winner of the best student paper will receive the Wiesnet Medal, a $1000 US prize, while the Campbell Scientific Canada Award of $500 Cdn will be awarded to the most innovative use of technology in the gathering of data. To be considered for these awards, an electronic copy of the paper with the supervisor's endorsement must reach the Chair of the Research Committee, Natasha Neumann, no later than 30 April, 2008.
For participants interested in preregristration for the conference Pre-conference Registrations must be postmarked no later than May 16, 2008, and should be sent to:
A downloadable Registration Form is available as a PDF file
If you are a U.S. resident alien or non-US citizen interested in Friday’s field trip to CRREL ( Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory , you must e-mail Laura Birkmaier (Laura.I.Birkmaier@erdc.usace.army.mil) a scanned copy of your passport or resident alien (green) card no later than February 1, 2008. This process takes a minimum of 90 days and will be handled as a group. Please put “ESC Conference” in the subject line.
Information on the Conference Venue
Airports and distances
LEB Lebanon, New Hampshire 17 mi. (27 km)
There are few restaurants in the Fairlee area,
Lake Morey Resort - Conference Venue
Silver Maple Lodge & Cottages
Other lodging options require a commute from Hanover (13 mi.), Lebanon (17 mi.),
Lake Morey, Vermont
Sites of Interest
Museum, hiking trails, History
Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park
Simon Pearce, Quechee, VT: glass blowing, shopping, dining
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