Meeting Venue

All conference activities, including symposia, workshops, paper and poster sessions, council and business meetings, student events, social events,  the opening reception and closing banquet, will take place at the Doubletree Hotel at Reid Park, located at 445 S. Alvernon Way in Tuscon. Tucson is very accessible with excellent airline rates and connections.  More than 250 species of birds have been recorded in southern Arizona, and April is an excellent time to see most of them, with many beginning breeding activities.

Host City

Tucson is a vibrant city with many activities and restaurants for all ages and tastes. Tucson is a growing metropolis of 1,000,000 that keeps getting better and better. The city's geography is a postcard image of cactus forests, rolling hills and awe-inspiring mountains. Downtown Tucson has easy public transportation via free rides on T.I.C.E.T., the Tucson Inner City Express Transit. 


April weather is outstanding in Tucson. The average high is 81°F and the average low, 51°F. Rainfall averages 0.28” for the entire month of April.