[MARMAM] IMPORTANT//HWWC 2017, Reunion Island, Abstract submission has been extended

Dina ANDRIANAIVORAVELONA secretary at hwwc.mg
Fri Mar 3 21:22:35 PST 2017


Dear All, 

Due to numerous requests, the abstract submission deadline of the 2nd
edition of Humpback Whale World Congress (HWWC 2017, http://www.hwwc.mg
[1]) has been extended to March 17, 2017. 

The title of this edition is « HUMPBACK WHALES: NEW AND
INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO UNDERSTAND AND PROMOTE THE CONSERVATION
OF MIGRATORY SPECIES« , which will allow attendees to receive insights
into diverse research fields, methods, and applications 

 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
natural resources.
 	* 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

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT At info at hwwc.mg 

The HWWC will take place in Reunion Island, Indian Ocean, at the Museum
of Stella Matutina, from July 3 to 7, 2017 

Feel free to send any question/request to secretary at hwwc.mg 

Best regards,

-- 
 [2] 

DINA ANDRIANAIVORAVELONA 

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY 

TEL: +262 6 92 25 40 58 

SECRETARY at HWWC.MG 

WWW.HWWC.MG [2] 

  

Links:
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[1] https://www.hwwc2015.org
[2] http://www.hwwc.mg
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