Events

Upcoming Events

 Eleventh Annual Meeting, January or February, 2018

The eleventh annual meeting will be held in Anchorage in January or Feburary, 2018.  Details should be available soon.

Past Events

KLUANE BIOBLITZ, JUNE 23-25, 2017

Details are available via a brochure.

TENTH Annual Meeting, February 3-4, 2017

The tenth annual meeting was in Fairbanks in on February 4, 2017 at the DNR building, 3700 Airport Way, Fairbanks, Alaska.  See the agenda, presentations, and minutes.

Ninth Annual Meeting, January 29-30, 2016

The ninth annual meeting of the Alaska Entomological Society took place on January 29-30 in Anchorage.  Presentations and the business meeting were on Saturday, January 30 at the Anchorage UAF Cooperative Extension Service office.  The agenda and minutes available.

Eighth Annual Meeting, January 23-24, 2015

The eighth annual meeting of the Alaska Entomological Society took place in Fairbanks on January 23-24, 2015 at the Alaska Department of Natural Resources large conference room, 3700 Airport Way, Fairbanks. The agenda and minutes are available.

Denali Bioblitz, July 26-29, 2014

Denali National Park and Preserve hosted a multi-day bioblitz focused on arthropods from July 26-29, 2014. See the complete post for details.

Fourth of July Butterfly Count, 2014

The 4th of July Butterfly count, sponsored by the North American Butterfly Association, takes place annually at the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage. See the article about it in our June 2014 Newsletter or contact Luise Woelfein at lwoelfle@blm.gov for details.

Dragonfly Day, June 28, 2014

Join U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges, and other partners for the 5th annual Dragonfly Day at Chena Lake Recreation Area, Swim Beach Pavillion. Discover Dragonflies in our habitat! Hot Licks Ice Cream “Northern Bluet” special limited flavor! Crafts, face painting, and other fun activities! For more information, see the official flyer or contact Allyssa Morris at (907) 456-0213 or allyssa_morris@fws.gov.

SEVENTH Annual Meeting, January 24-25, 2014

The seventh annual meeting was held in Anchorage on January 25, 2014 at the ARLIS conference room. The agenda, minutes, and presentations are available.

Sixth Annual Meeting, January 25-26, 2013

The sixth annual meeting took place in Fairbanks on January 25-26, 2013. The agenda, minutes, and presentations are available.

Southeast Alaska Bioblitz 2012, August 18-19, 2012

The third Southeast Alaska Bioblitz occurred in Sitka.

Denali Bug Camp, June 27 – June 30, 2012

The Denali Education Center again offered Denali Bug Camp, a four-day residential program for 11 to 12-year-olds. Details are posted on the Denali Education Center’s website.

Fifth Annual Meeting, January 27-28, 2012

The fifth annual meeting was held on Saturday, January 28 at the CES Conference Room, 1675 C Street, Anchorage. The agenda and minutes are available.

Southcentral Bioblitz 2011, July 23-24, 2011

The first southcentral Bioblitz (a.k.a. Chugach BioBlitz 2011, Portage Valley BioBlitz) was based at the Begich-Boggs Visitor Center in Portage Valley.

Denali Bug Camp, June 27 – July 1, 2011

A new offering from the Denali Education Center, Denali Bug Camp is a 5 day program for 5th and 6th grade students.

Southeast Alaska Bioblitz 2011, June 18-19, 2011

The second Southeast Alaska Bioblitz was based on the University of Alaska Southeast campus at Auke Bay. Details were posted via the Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center.

Fourth Annual Meeting, February 2011

The fourth annual meeting was held on February 4-5, 2011 at the Alaska Department of Natural Resources building, 3700 Airport Way, Fairbanks, Alaska. The agenda and minutes are available.

Third Annual Meeting, January 2010

The third annual meeting was held at the University of Alaska Museum in Fairbanks on January 30, 2010. The agenda and minutes are available.

Second Annual Meeting, January 2008

The second annual meeting was held on January 25th and 26th at the USFS State and Private Forestry office in Anchorage. The agenda is available.

First Annual Meeting, January 2007

The first annual meeting of the Alaska Entomological Society was held on January 26th and 27th, 2007 at the UAF Museum of the North. On the agenda were presentations on entomology in Alaska, discussions of various aspects of the AKES, and election of officers. The minutes from this meeting are available.