[Coral-List] ICEBI Meeting Announcement/Coral Panel
slegore at mindspring.com
Wed Jul 30 11:44:18 EDT 2008
Of interest to coral listers -- see the coral merics theme below
16^th International Conference of
Environmental Bioindicators - 2008
The 16^th International Conference of Environmental Bioindicators
(16^th ICEBI) is scheduled for 11-14 November 2008 in Orlando,
This yearâs conference theme is MANAGEMENT METRICS, seeking to
reconcile bioindicator metrics utilized and provided by researchers
with realistic and practical requirements of resource managers and
policy makers, thereby facilitating effective response to critical
environmental management needs.
In addition to Plenary and Research Presentation Sessions, Roundtable
Discussion Sessions are planned around topics of
- Mercury Bioindicators & Biomarkers
- Environmentally-Associated Disease, and
- Coral Reefs â Defining Management Metrics
Abstracts for oral and poster presentations will be welcomed at all
levels of Bioindicator/Biomarker applications, including Biocoenoses
and Ecosystems; Populations and Individuals; Tissues and Organs; and
Cells, Organelles and Molecules. Submissions on Bringing the Science
of Bioindication to End Users, and Bioindicators of Water, Air and
Soil Pollution are also solicited.
The deadline for abstract submission is Monday, 1 September 2008.
Submission requirements and meeting details may be found at the
website of the International Society of Environmental Bioindicators
Simply go to the âAnnual Conferencesâ tab on the upper subject bar,
and click on â2008 in Orlando, FL.â Registrations and abstract
submissions can be completed on-line at the site.
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