The Society of European Wetland Scientists held the 12th Annual Meeting focusing on "Sustainable Management of Wetlands - Exploring New Approaches to Water Management, Biodiversity Conservation, Recovery, Pollution Control and Climate Change". This event took place shortly after the LIFE Charcos Project Seminar on the 5th and 6thof May, at the same location, and included:
- Thematic sessions on:
- Paludiculture as a sustainable use of wetlands
- Ecological quality and conservation of wetlands
- River conservation: facing agriculture intensification and climate
- Wetlands and water quality
- SWS European Chapter meeting
There was also the opportunity to visit Vascão stream, under the project LIFE Saramugo.
Detailed information on the 12th Annual SWS European Chapter Meeting is available at this website.
12th Annual SWS European Chapter Meeting - Abstract book