The Goose, Swan and Duck Study Group of Northern Eurasia and the Wetlands International / IUCN SSC Goose Specialist Group will be jointly hosting an international conference “Waterfowl of Northern Eurasia: Research, conservation, and sustainable use”. The conference will be held on 30 November – 6 December 2015 in Salekhard, Russia and supported by the Government of Yamalo-Nenetskiy Autonomous Okrug, A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, and the Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences.
The conference is co-organised by the leading Russian and foreign scientific institutions and NGOs. A wide range of problems, with focus on Arctic waterfowl, the East Asian-Australasian flyway, as well as new approaches and methods in waterfowl research, conservation, and management, will be discussed by experts from many countries.
Please find detailed information at the conference website.