Posters and Presentations


If you are interested in giving a talk or presenting a poster at the 2022 Texas Plastic Pollution Symposium, we encourage you to submit an abstract. Please fill out and submit an ABSTRACT FORM. Abstracts should be no more than 250 words.

  • March 1, 2022: Deadline for abstract submissions
  • March 15, 2022: Presenters will be chosen and notified by this date


Presentations will be approximately 15 minutes in length, including 2-3 minutes for questions.


Poster dimensions should be no larger than 45 inches wide x 42 inches tall. Remember to check the “Poster session” box in the Session Topic list on the abstract form to indicate that you would like to present a poster.


Thanks to the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program, there will be student awards for this year’s best student oral presentations and posters. Student posters and presentations will be evaluated by a panel of judges. Student posters will be awarded with 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), and 3rd ($50) prizes. Student oral presentations will be awarded with 1st ($200), 2nd ($150), and 3rd ($100) prizes.

If you have questions on abstract submissions, please contact Katie Swanson (, 361-749-3106).