Date

July 20-07-2020

Location

University of Minho, Braga, Portugal

Global Change and Terrestrial-Aquatic Connections

Welcome to the 9th Plant Litter Processing in Freshwaters Congress University of Minho, Braga, Portugal from 20 to 23 of July 2020

We are pleased to invite you to join us at the 9th Plant Litter Processing in Freshwaters Congress in Braga (Portugal) from 20 to 23 of July 2020.

The focal theme of the congress is Global Change and Terrestrial-Aquatic Connections aiming to encourage discussions on global challenges related to environmental degradation, climate, biodiversity loss, clean and accessible water for all within the Sustainable Development Goals. 

The meeting will be held at the historical city of Braga with a beautiful city center. Braga is half an hour from the Peneda-Gerês National Park, half an hour from the Atlantic coast, and next to the Bom Jesus de Braga, classified as World Heritage site by UNESCO.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to this exciting event.

On behalf of the organizing committee,

Fernanda Cássio and Cláudia Pascoal

Important Dates

  • January 1 - January 31: submission of abstracts
  • March 15: communication of abstracts accepted
  • February 1 - April 30: early registration and payment
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Topics

  • Biodiversity
  • Carbon and energy budgets
  • Stoichiometry
  • Microbial diversity and processes
  • Ecosystem services
  • Anthropogenic impacts
  • Multiple stressors
  • Climate change
  • Temporary rivers
  • Invasive species
  • Ecotoxicological challenges
  • Stable isotopes
  • Omics

Plenary Speakers

CHRISTOPHER SWAN

University of Maryland

DANIEL VON SCHILLER

University of Barcelona

AMY ROSEMOND

University of Georgia

MIRCO BUNDSCHUH

University of Koblenz - Landau

Felix Baerlocher

Mount Allison University

Event Location

University of Minho
Campus of Gualtar
Braga, Portugal

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