2019 Heart of the Continent Science Symposium: April 8th-9th

Scientific symposium will share international research from across the Heart of the Continent region.

The Heart of the Continent Partnership invites you to attend/participate in our second science symposium April 8-9 in Duluth Minnesota. Heart of the Continent’s Science Committee is continuing its mission to build and strengthen a coalition of scientists, land managers, and stakeholders dedicated to the preservation of natural and cultural resources across the Heart of the Continent landscape.

The conference will take place April 8-9 in Duluth, with an evening session April 8 at Duluth Folk School, featuring research posters, and a full day of presentations on April 9 at the University of Minnesota-Duluth.

April 8th- Evening Poster Presentations - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Duluth Folk School 1917 W. Superior St.

April 9 – Oral Presentations – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm University of Minnesota – Kirby Student Center – Kirby Rafters – 1120 Kirby Drive

Registration is available on the National Geographic Geotourism Web/MapGuide


The Heart of the Continent Partnership is a Canadian-American coalition of land managers and local stakeholders working together on cross-border projects that promote the region’s economic, cultural and natural health of the lakes, forests and communities.