Governance

Bylaws of the LTER Network, revised 2017-05-18

At the May Science Council meeting in 2017, the LTER Network bylaws were revised to reflect the establishment of the Network Communications Office and the Environmental Data Initiative. The Executive Director of the Network Communications Office was made a voting member of the Executive Board, but not of the Science Council. The Executive Director of the Environmental Data Initiative was made an ex officio member of the LTER Executive Board to improve coordination between the Network and the EDI.

Bylaws for the Long Term Ecological Research Network revised 5-12

Bylaws for the Long Term Ecological Research Network revised 5-12

History of revisions to the LTER Bylaws

The LTER Bylaws were created in response to recommendations from the Twenty-year Review of the LTER Program, which took place in 2002. The goal of the bylaws is to institutionalize operational norms for the LTER Network.

Bylaws for the Long Term Ecological Research Network revised 5-08

Bylaws for the Long Term Ecological Research Network revised 5-08

Bylaws for the Long Term Ecological Research Network revised 5-06

Bylaws for the the LTER Network. Revised May 18, 2006.