53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, 19-23 June 2016, Le Corum, Montpellier, France.
« Tropical Ecology and Society : Reconciling Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity »
Co-hosted by CIRAD, IRD, INRA, CNRS-INEE and MNHN
Chairs Plinio Sist, Stéphanie Carrière, Pia Parolin & Pierre-Michel Forget
In a rapidly changing world where untouched ecosystems are vanishing and biodiversity will have to be maintained in human-modified and sometimes novel environments, reconciling conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in the tropics has become a critical issue. The 53rd ATBC Annual Meeting focuses on this issue and aims to gather scientists from many different disciplines to exchange ideas, concepts and approaches, as well as to elaborate and promote innovations for the conservation of tropical ecosystems in the decades to come.
REGISTRATION is OPEN !
CALL FOR SYMPOSIA AND SESSIONS :
Deadline 1st November, 2015.
Proposals of symposia are encouraged to address the meeting theme if appropriate. Subjects of broad interest to tropical biology and conservation will also be considered for sessions.
Websites/social network :
Twitter : @ATBC2016 #ATBC16
Europe group : https://www.facebook.com/groups/806472452717639/?fref=ts