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IV Sandy Beaches Symposium

Location: Vigo, Spain
Event Type: Meeting
Event Date: 2006-10-09    
End Date: 2006-10-13

Event Description:
Comparatively, sandy beach ecology has poorly contributed to the mainstream of ecology since the first significant studies were published in the 60’s and 70’s. The intention of the present symposium will be linked with appreciating and increasing the contribution of the research on sandy beaches to the current ecological framework.

The focus of the IV Sandy Beaches Symposium will be Ecology of sandy beaches, mainly including:

- Community and population ecology
- Ecological interactions
- Behaviour
- Biogeography
- Focus on beach management

Moreover, one of the main objectives of this meeting is to provide an appropriate atmosphere and numerous opportunities to interact with colleagues and friends. Opening sessions, oral and poster presentations will take place at the Centro Social Caixanova, which harbour modern facilities to cover every need in symposium events.

Contact email:

Event programme:
Please check their web site.

Collaborators and organisers:
Departamento de Ecología y Biología Animal, Universidad de Vigo

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Registration fee: 

Relevant costs that should be taken by MARBEF:  

Possibility for day-care centres (facilities for children): No

MarBEF supported event: No

Event within Framework of MARBEF: (none)

Maximum number of participants: 

External participants (non MARBEF) allowed: Yes

Posted by WardAppeltans on 2006-01-09 and approved by webmaster