CALENDAR / EVENTS
|Upcoming meetings, workshops, conferences and summer schools in 2008, 2009, 2010|
Wednesday 7 May 2008 LOICZ IPO and SSC Members received awards from Tasneem Essop [Minister Environmental affairs and Tourism] and Guy Midgley [Chairperson of the Local Organising Committee] at the official IGBP dinner on May 2008. The posters of J. Weichselgartner (LOICZ) and N. Rabalais (Hypoxia in the Northern Golf of Mexico) won the first prizes for the best public and expert poster. Moreover, runner-up was the public poster of W. Dennison (Scientifically based Environmental Report Cards as a Tool for Environmental Management)
Dr. Nancy Rabalais, LOICZ SSC member and Vice-Chair will receive Ruth Patrick Award June 8-13, 2008
Professor Laurence Mee , LOICZ SSC Member and Leader of Topic 1 (Linking Social and Ecological Systems in the Coastal Zone) will become the new director of SAMS, one of the oldest marine science organisations in the world. SAMS is a collaborative centre of the UK Natural Environment Research Council.
Annual Conference of the German Society for Human Ecology May 29th to 31st, 2008 in Sommerhausen am Main, Germany DGH conference is sponsored by LOICZ
The Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA) and the Instituto Argentino de Oceanografía (IADO) announce the ECSA 44 Symposium: Science and management of estuaries and coasts: