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Welcome to NEAS

The Northeast Algal Society is a regional phycological society that is dedicated to the furtherment of phycological (algal) research and education in the Northeastern United States and Eastern Canada.  We work to encourage and promote the growth and development of phycology as a pure and applied phase of biological sciences and to promote the general welfare and good fellowship of phycologists and other biologists, particularly in the States and Provinces of the geographical region of northeastern North America.

All artwork for 2014 meeting, Kathryn Hurley


The 53st Annual Northeast Algal Society Symposium

will be held in April 2014 in Newport, RI.

The March 7th registration dealine is approaching so

go to the meeting page for registration Info!


Missed last year?

Complete 2013 program information now available in our meeting archives



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NEAS Meeting deadline for March 7, 2014:


abstract submission, &

Book Award applications


Open Position on NEAS Executive Committee:


Nominations Committee Chair

Are you looking for an opportunity to get involved with the Northeast Algal Society and be a voice that helps contribute to the operation, direction, and advancement of NEAS?

If yes, then please consider running for the following position. If not, then please encourage one of your colleagues for this position.

You will serve for two years as Nominations Committee chair after one year of chair elect. The chair will oversee the nomination and election process and will appoint members of the Nominations committee according to the By-Laws of NEAS. The chair and chair elect are voting members of the Executive Committee. The executive committee occasionally discusses issues through email correspondence throughout the year and typically meets in person once in the fall and once at the annual meeting. You may nominate yourself or a colleague for consideration. Please submit nominations to Jang Kim ( with "NEAS nomination" in the subject line) by Friday, April 4th.


-Other meetings-


PSA's annual meeting will be in Prortland with ALSO May 18-23, 2014

ISEP/ISOP is in Banff August 3-8, 2014

SMBE is in Puerto Rico June 8-12, 2014