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Issue 11.3 of Frontiers now out!

New issue of Frontiers of Biogeography is now out - see https://escholarship.org/uc/fb for articles on the central Amazonian river network, Antarctic king crabs, Dynamic Island Biogeography, climate change for amphibians, the diversity of British moths, and the importance of defining stability.

Vicki Funk

With great sadness, the International Biogeography Society records the death of one of our founding members, and former IBS president, Professor Vicki Funk. In honour of her contributions to the society, and to the field of biogeography, we have created a student travel fund in her name.

Registration now open – ECBC Amsterdam 2020

Registration is now open for the Early Career Biogeographers Conference in Amsterdam, this coming April 17-19, 2020.  See more information on the conference webpage and register now!

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Upcoming deadlines

Nov 29

Deadline to submit nominations for the Wallace, and the MacArthur & Wilson recognition awards.

Apr 17

New meeting coming up in April 2020 - Come join us for an Early Career Conference in Amsterdam this spring!

Jan 09

Our next biennial conference will be in Vancouver - January 2021!