[MARMAM] HWWC 2015 (Ste Marie, MADAGASCAR): Abstract Submission Deadline has been Extended
secretary at hwwc2015.org
Mon Apr 20 22:08:43 PDT 2015
Due to numerous requests, the paper submission deadline of the Humpback
Whale World Congress (HWWC 2015, https://www.hwwc2015.org ) has been
extended to May 3rd, 2015.
Scientific topics of this international congress are :
* Basic Research: Anatomy, Biology, Ecology, Ethology, Population
dynamics, Engineer Sciences, Economics, History, Hunting.
* Applied Research Methodology (visual observations, acoustic,
genetics, tags, drones), data collection and storage protocols, tools
and support software analysis (fluke's identification, automatic
classification of sound units).
* Regional Collaboration: Programs Workshops will encourage the
exchange of information, practices, and experiences to favor
partnerships focused on conservation.
* Management, conservation and implementation of sustainable
development policy: Preventive measures, establishment and management of
marine protected areas, control measures on the impact of human
activities, role of participatory science, alternatives to the use of
* Economy and social involvement: Humpback whales are coastal species,
generating direct and indirect economic activities. This session will
aim to explore viable strategies to preserve economic and social
initiatives, with an emphasis on potential benefits and limitations
During the congress, a photo contest will be organized. Photos should be
submitted to info at hwwc2015.org
The HWWC will take place at Ste Marie, Madagascar, from the 29th of June
to the 3rd of July.
Feel free to send any question/request to secretary at hwwc2015.org
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