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Aug 23 2015 to Aug 27 2015 6th World Conference on Ecological Restoration Manchester, UK Conference theme is "Towards resilient ecosystems: restoring the urban, the rural and the wild"
Aug 25 2015 to Aug 28 2015 Maritime Sociology (RS7) during 12th Conference of the European Sociological Association (ESA) 2015 Prague, Czech Republic Topics include: History and Future Perspectives of Maritime Sociology; Maritime Professions and Inequality; Sociological Imagination on Maritime Issues: Sustainable Development and the Sea; Knowledge of the Sea: Integrating local and indigenous knowledge with scientific knowledge; Sea and Culture: The Construction of Identities in Seaside-Communities and Port Cities
Aug 30 2015 to Sep 2 2015 International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics Toronto, Canada Examining recent developments and exchanging views on future directions of UAV in geomatics research, applications and services
Sep 3 2015 to Sep 5 2015 14th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology Rhodes, Greece Addressing and discussing emerging environmental issues in the context of science and technology
Sep 6 2015 to Sep 9 2015 ECSA 55: Estuaries and coastal seas in a rapidly changing world London, UK Addressing issues of outstanding scientific importance in the science and management of estuaries and coastal seas http://www.estuarinecoastalcon...
Sep 7 2015 to Sep 9 2015 Coastal Management 2015: Changing Coast, Changing Climate, Changing Minds The Netherlands Hosted by the Institution of Civil Engineers; papers will cover key international coastal projects offering practical learning, innovative and integrated solutions, and new ways of understanding and managing our coasts
Sep 7 2015 to Sep 10 2015 Asian and Pacific Coasts 2015 Madras, Chennai, India Promoting academic and technical exchange on coastal engineering and environmental problems among Asian and Pacific countries/regions
Sep 13 2015 to Sep 15 2015 17th Annual BIOECON Conference (Biodiversity and Economics for Conservation) Cambridge, UK Exploring the role of experimental evidence and behavioral economics in informing economic instruments and conservation policy, both in developed and developing countries; theme is "Experimental and Behavioural Economics and the Conservation of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services"
Sep 14 2015 to Sep 17 2015 3rd CLIOTOP Symposium: Future of Oceanic Animals in a Changing Ocean San Sebastián, Spain CLIOTOP stands for Climate Impacts on Oceanic TOp Predators; the conference is evaluating impacts of climate variability and change over seasonal to decadal time scales on pelagic species and dependent socio-economic and management systems
Sep 14 2015 to Sep 18 2015 Progress in Marine Conservation in Europe 2015 Stralsund, Germany Discussing emerging issues and new research results, and identifying promising approaches to proceed in marine nature conservation in Europe
Sep 16 2015 to Sep 18 2015 Dunes & Estuaries 2015: Restoration of Tidal & Estuary Areas Bruges, Belgium Exchanging experiences and information on innovative management methods for the restoration of tidal and estuarine areas
Sep 21 2015 to Sep 25 2015 ICES Annual Science Conference 2015 Copenhagen, Denmark Convened by the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES), which develops science and advice to support the sustainable use of the oceans
Oct 2 2015 to Oct 3 2015 Sustainable Oceans 2015 Conference Halifax, Canada Annual student-led conference aims to address challenges in marine policy and management
Oct 6 2015 to Oct 10 2015 9th Symposium of the International Society for Digital Earth Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Theme is “Towards a One-World Vision for the Blue Planet”
Oct 6 2015 2015 International Marine Spatial Planning Symposium: Sharing Practical Solutions Narragansett, Rhode Island This all-day event will provide participants with information on the state of marine spatial planning (MSP). Panelists, including practitioners, policymakers, and researchers from both the public and private sectors will update participants on MSP initiatives, as well as provide their perspectives on how to sustainably integrate MSP into mainstream coastal and ocean management; how new natural resources and social research can successfully contribute to MSP initiatives; and what can be learned from the more mature MSP initiatives that could be transferred to emerging/in-process MSP efforts.
Nov 2 2015 to Nov 4 2015 5th International Conference on Estuaries and Coasts Muscat, Oman Exchanging information on issues important to sustainable coastal development
Nov 8 2015 to Nov 12 2015 23rd Biennial Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF2015) Portland, Oregon, US Exchanging information and ideas on the science and management of coastal ecosystems
Nov 9 2015 to Nov 13 2015 68th Annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá The theme of the Conference is "Two Oceans... Same Coastal Issues". As part of the meeting, MarViva Foundation will be hosting "Special Session on Marine Spatial Planning: Lessons Learned and Opportunities", which will be held on Monday, November 9, after the opening event.
Nov 9 2015 to Nov 11 2015 Sustainable Ocean Summit Singapore Convened by the World Ocean Council, an international, cross-sectoral industry leadership alliance on corporate ocean responsibility
Nov 11 2015 Lionfish Research Symposium and Publication at the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Meeting Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá We invite all scientists studying lionfish biology, ecology, or management to submit abstracts for the 8th annual Lionfish Symposium during the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute (GCFI) Annual Meeting in Panama, on November 11th, 2015.
Nov 18 2015 to Nov 20 2015 Fish at Night Miami, Florida, USA The purpose of the symposium is to stimulate the exchange of new knowledge, data, and ideas on behaviors, patterns, and processes operating underwater, in darkness. Relevant topics include nocturnal fish activities, technical aspects of night fishing/fisheries, diel fish distribution and abundance comparisons, and strategies adopted by fish and fishers at extreme depths and/or latitudes (i.e., polar seas), where darkness often prevails.
Nov 23 2015 to Nov 25 2015 Protecting Seabirds in the Mediterranean: Advancing the Marine Protected Area Network Malta Pan-Mediterranean workshop on developing MPA network for seabirds. https://maltaseabirdproject.wo...
Feb 1 2016 to Feb 5 2016 Second Mares Conference: Marine Ecosystems Health and Conservation Olhão, Portugal Discussing and addressing issues related to the impact of human activities on the marine environment
Feb 9 2016 to Feb 12 2016 Species on the Move Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Species responses to climate change is a rapidly evolving research field, however, much of our progress is being made in independent research areas: e.g. understanding the process vs responding to the implications, terrestrial vs marine ecosystems, global meta-analyses vs in depth species-specific approaches. This interdisciplinary conference would develop connections between these parallel streams, and across temporal and spatial scales.
Mar 6 2016 to Mar 11 2016 14th International Coastal Symposium 2016 Sydney, Australia Discussing current coastal research studies and projects, including in the fields of geomorphology, geology, ecology, coastal engineering, and coastal management including planning and policy
Jul 30 2016 to Aug 3 2016 4th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC) St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Theme is "Making Marine Science Matter"
Sep 1 2016 to Sep 10 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress Honolulu, Hawai'i, USA The 2016 Congress is expected to focus on three policy areas: climate change, marine debris, and protecting ecosystems.