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If you wish to deliver an oral or poster presentation (poster size A0: 841 x 1189 mm), please submit Abstracts in English, with a maximum of 2 pages (including figures, tables and references) by March 18, 2016. Authors will be notified of acceptance by April 15, 2016. We want to encourage the authors to refer in their abstracts to at least one of the main issues of the meeting:
  1. knowledge transfer
  2. conservation conflicts and/or
  3. management.
If those reference can't be found in the submitted abstract we would ask the authors for a re-submission. Authors will be notified of acceptance by April 15, 2016.Please use the Abstract template enclosed and send to  zak@igb-berlin.de 


template for abstracts


We are planning to publish at least one concept paper out of the conference with the preliminary title:

“Strategies mitigating management conflicts in the context of water, climate and species protection in the course of peatland restoration”

and optionally a second synthesis paper depending on the outcome of the meeting with the preliminary title:

"Wetland Science and Society: knowledge transfer, conservation conflicts and management."

Every participant of the meeting is invited to make a significant contribution and to become an author of each of the planned papers

Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries,
Müggelseedamm 310,  12587 Berlin, Germany, phone: +49 (0)30 64181 681,  fax: +49 (0)30 64181 682