All submissions must meet Criterion 1. Submissions must meet at least one of the other three criteria to be judged as potentially appealing to a large number of attendees and contributing significantly to professional development. Abstracts selected to be part of the program will be published as part of a special Journal of Forestry Convention Proceedings. By submitting an abstract you confer permission for SAF to publish this material, although copyright remains with the authors.
All authors are encouraged to submit a full paper to the Journal of Forestry or Forest Science. Paper submissions will follow the submission and review guidelines prescribed by each journal’s Editorial Policy. The publication of an accepted conference abstract in the January 2018 Journal of Forestry does not guarantee future publication of the full article.
If you wish to submit a proposal for an organized session(s) – a group of invited speakers on a particular topic/theme – visit here, select "Abstract Submission," and follow this process: