Registration for the 2017 New River Symposium is now open! Register here

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The deadline for abstract submission has passed. Directions to the venue and information on lodging are available on the registration page.

New River Conservancy, Radford University College of Science and Technology, Friends of the New River, and the New River Valley Regional Commission are once again hosting the New River Symposium, May 16, 2017. Please join us for this multidisciplinary conference and celebration of the New River Watershed.

Who should attend? Teachers, researchers, community leaders, government officials, stewards, river keepers, planners, boaters, birders, anglers and friends from up and down the old New. Traditionally, the New River Symposium has been a multi-disciplinary conference, open to all with either a professional or amateur interest in the New River.

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