Oregon Lakes Association

....a voice for quiet waters.



The Oregon Lakes Association holds trainings and conferences during the year. Event listings and registration are available through this page when events are being held.  As a OLA member you will be notified of these events and are given special discounts during registrations.  This is just one of the benefits of membership.  Learn more about Joining OLA today.

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, June 09, 2021
    • 11:00 AM (PDT)
    • Tuesday, August 17, 2021
    • 11:59 PM (PDT)
    • On-line Submissions

    Oregon Lakes Association Fall 2021 Online Seminar Series

    Call for Abstracts

    Abstract submittal for oral and poster presentations is now open for OLAs Fall 2021 Online Seminar Series. Conference sessions held via Zoom during the Wednesday afternoons of Oct 27, Nov 3, and Nov 12, will be approximately 1.5 hours long, and will include 3-5 presentations each. Additional session dates may be added depending on the volume of abstract submissions. The Oct 27 session will include five-minute flash presentations by poster presenters.

    Topics of interest that deal directly or indirectly with lakes include:
    • water quality and harmful algal blooms
    • ecological interactions
    • effects of climate change  
    • lake and watershed restoration
    • aquatic invasive species
    • and any other lake, pond or reservoir related topic

    Submission Requirements:

    Submit abstracts online by August 17, 2021. Include your presentation title, author(s) noting any student authors, preference of an oral or poster presentation, and an abstract of 300 words/3,000 characters or less. Oral presentations via Zoom will be up to 20 minutes long. Online poster presentations will be available as pdfs during the entirety of the seminar series and authors will also present five minute speed talks summarizing their posters. Presenters and OLA Members will receive free registration for the seminar series. A nominal registration fee will be charged to non-members. 

Cancellation Policy:   In order to recover costs associated with processing payments and to recoup costs associated with scheduling events, the Oregon Lakes Association charges a 3% transaction fee (with a minimum $10) for all cancellations greater than 15 days in advance of the event.  Cancellations within 15 days of the event are non-refundable. 

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