Call for Abstracts


The Call for Papers for the 3rd "International Meeting of Fire Effects on Soil Properties" is open. The paper submission close

date is 10 November 2010. The papers may be submitted for oral presentation as well as poster presentation.


The main subjects of the meeting will be as follows:

- Fire effects on hydrology and soil physical properties

- Fire effects on organic matter content and soil chemical properties

- New methodologies to study fire effects on soil

- Fire intensity and fire severity measurements

- Soil recovery after fires

- Fire effects on soil erosion

- Fire effects on organisms related to soil


Author Guidelines

Abstract title:

Times New Roman, capital letters, bold, size 14, centered. Title should be informative and preferably short.


Authors and affiliations:

Times New Roman, bold, size 12, centered. The name of the authors should appear below the title, followed by their institutional

address, telephone, fax number and e-mail. Presenter author for oral presentations should be indicated as underlined the presenter

author. Corresponding author should also be indicated with an asterisk.


Body text:

Times New Roman, size 12, single spacing. Abstract body text should not exceed 400 words. No reference is needed to cite here.



Up to 5 keywords should be given following body text of the abstract. Keywords may contain any of title words. Keywords should be

separated with commas.


Official language:

The official language of the Meeting is English. Therefore, all written material should be sent in English. However, author names

and affiliations may include out-of-English characters.


Poster or Oral presentation:

In the submission processes, preferred type of presentation of the abstract should be indicated in the "section" choice.