[CONFERENCE] CECOMA 2016 - Challenges in the Environmental Management of Coastal and Marine Areas
25 Jan 2016
25 to 29 of January 2016, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
The main subject of the CECOMA 2016 conference will be the challenges in the environmental management of costal and marine areas. The sustainability of this sensitive and valuable piece of territory requires the coexisting of traditional uses, result of the folklore, and the modern uses, product of technological development in nowadays society. Both require the maintenance of the quality, richness and diversity of littoral areas and together they can supply new resources to the population of the coastal zones.
Several topics will be discussed namely:
Topic 1 – Ecosystem Conservation and Aquaculture
Topic 2 – Aquaculture and Marine Protected Areas
Topic 3 – Key Habitats and Ecosystem Services
Topic 4 – Habitats Connectivity and Resilience
Topic 5 – Trends in Aquaculture and Fisheries
Topic 6 – Coastal and Marine Ecotourism
Topic 7 – Management Strategies in Aquaculture and Fisheries
Topic 8 – Exotic and Invasive Species
Topic 9 – Citizen Science Programs: Education and Public Awareness
Topic 10 – Marine Spatial Planning
Registered participants are invited to present proposals for short oral presentations or posters. Please see the instructions for abstract submission in the website. Abstract submission until 11 October 2015.
Date: 25th to 29th January 2016
Abstracts deadline: 11th October, 2015
Early registration deadline: 30th November, 2015
Venue: Paraninfo Congress Centre, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
For more information, please visit the event's website.