The 4th International meeting SOS Proteus:

CONSERVATION OF PROTEUS AND ITS HABITAT FACING CLIMATE CHANGE CHALLENGES

November 14 – 15, 2020, Natural History Museum Trieste, Trieste, Italy.

We kindly ask you to confirm your participation / submit abstract of your contribution

until 15 september 2020

using the online registration form.

The workshop has no registration fee. The language of the workshop is English. In case of larger number of presentations, the final selection will be made by the programme committee. Detailed programme will be available after 1 october 2020

Experts on Proteus, speleobiology, karstology, water quality, herpetology, conservation and public outreach are invited to give a short lecture (15+5 min) / poster to present their experiences, methods and solutions, and/or to participate in the discussion within topics of the two days meeting:

• Conservation status of Proteus and subterranean fauna, groundwater and karst

• New methods and conservation actions, best practice and public outreach

• Climate change challenges in groundwater ecosystems

• Negative anthropogenic pressures in karst landscape, emergency responses, action plans

• Veterinary challenges in conservation of Proteus









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