All abstracts will be reviewed for relevance to the conference theme and for content. We reserve the right to turn down submissions. Preference will be given to papers focused on Neotropical Raptors. Papers may be based on empirical research or reviews of published data.
Please note that abstract titles should not exceed 100 characters (including spaces), and abstracts should be less than 2500 characters (including spaces). We reserve the right to edit abstracts for punctuation and grammar.
Your abstract should contain 2-3 sentences of basic-level introduction to the area of study; a brief account of the background and rationale of the work; a statement of the main conclusions (introduced by the phrase 'Here we show' or its equivalent); and 2-3 sentences putting the main findings into general context so it is clear how the results may affect other researchers or the field in general.
To submit an abstract please include it as a Word document attachment and e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please make sure to include the following information when submitting your abstract:
Population Biology of the Ornate Hawk-eagle in Costa Rica.
Joe Black (1), Jan White (2), Jack Green (1).
(1) Boise State University, College of Natural Sciences, (2) U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Endangered Species.
We studied the Ornate Hawk-eagle (Spizaetus ornatus) in three locations in Costa Rica....[remainder of abstract]
The Best Student Presentation Awards will be given to the top three oral or poster presentations given by students at the Neotropical Raptor Conference. This award can only be given to a student currently enrolled in a higher degree, such as master’s or doctorate. The awards are valued at US$250, $150, and $100 for the top three students. Students wishing to be considered for this award should indicate their interest in their email when they submit their abstract . In addition, students presenting papers for consideration should submit a second extended abstract (up to 3 pages) or full paper for publication in the conference proceedings.