BNHC 2018

The theme for BNHC 2018, Pathways to Conservation, emphasizes the need to align the multidisciplinary approach with diverse sectors together to ensure successful conservation success of natural resources in The Bahamas. It is known that conservation achievement cannot happen through the advancement of science alone, and likewise, policy change cannot be embraced without public support. It is the integration of these different and complex components that are the Pathways to Conservation Success.


Overall theme: Pathways to Conservation

  • Environmental Matters: Includes all natural history research, including species, habitats, geology, and geography.
  • Changing Climates: Research or policy that focuses on climate change from mitigation to climate science.
  • The Human Element: Research that includes social sciences, education, and outreach.
  • Managing Natural History: Research, policy, or innovations of natural resource management.


 OpenDeadlineNotification of AcceptanceNotification of Session Scheduling
Abstracts (Oral and Posters)November 1, 2017December 22, 2017January 5, 2018February 16, 2018
Meetings and Workshops RFPNovember 17, 2017December 22, 2017January 5, 2018February 16, 2018
Presenter Online RegistrationNovember 17, 2017January 26, 2018
Fieldtrip BookingsNovember 17, 2017March 9, 2018