Wild, Scenic and Beyond!  2018 River Management Symposium

October 22-25, 2018


Wild, Scenic and Beyond!  provides a unique opportunity to find training and professional networking topics experiences specific to river management, science, planning and collaborating.  This year, program themes honor the 50th Anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act and reflect river values that are the goals of protection, regardless of designation or managing entity.

Registration is open!

See registration options and prices, below.


Vancouver, Washington USA welcomes you from the north bank of the Columbia River!  Discover its colorful historyshops and restaurants, a burgeoning craft brew scene, and hospitality. What's more, Wild, Scenic and Beyond! will take place during the third annual Dine the Couve, offering abundant opportunities to sample its friendliness and fare!


Vancouver Hilton and Convention Center

Host Lodging and 2018 Symposium Partner
301 W. 6th Street
Vancouver, Washington, USA  98660
+1 360-993-4500

Registration Options

Register early here by September 24, 2018 at 5 pm EDT to save many pennies!

Full Registration includes plenary and concurrent sessions, Opening Reception and Poster Session  (Monday), River Media Night (Tuesday), Auction and Closing Banquet and Live Auction (Thursday).  All registration prices are in US dollars.

RMS Members: Include individual Student, Associate, Professional and LIfetime members, 'Main Contacts and those listed in an organizational membership.  [Not sure if your membership is current? If you are able to log into the members' side of the RMS website, it is!]

Registration Options

Full Registration
Early registration - member $450
Early registration - non-member $500
Late registrations - member $550
Late registrations - non-member $600

Partial Registration
Single day registration - $225
Student registration - $250
Social registration - $150

Special Registration
Additional entry to the Partnership for the National Trails System Conference concurrent sessions - $100

Bring a Guest!
Tuesday, October 23 Awards Lunch - $35
Thursday, Ocrtober 25 Closing Banquet - $50

Pre-Symposium River Rescue Professional Course (RRC/WRC-Pro)
Friday - Sunday, October 19 - 21 - $325 (separate registration)

Go directly to the Registration Form  here!