Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans

Naivasha, Kenya
11-16 April 1999

Scientific co-ordinator:
Dr. David Harper
Ecology Unit, Dept. of Biology
Leicester University
Leicester LE1 7RH UK
Phone: +44116 252 3346
Fax: +44116 252 3330


7th International Symposium on the Ecology of Fluvial Fishes

University of Lodz, Poland
10-13 May 1999

Tadeusz Penczak
Dept. of Ecology & Vertebrate Zoology, University of Lodz
12/16 Banacha St., 90-237 Lodz
E-mail: or
Tel: +48 42 781 1364
Fax: +48 42 783 958


Lake99 – 8th International Conference on the Conservation and Management of Lakes

Copenhagen, Denmark
17-21 May 1999

DIS Congress Service Copenhagen A/S
Herlev Ringvej 2C
DK-2730 Herlev, Denmark
Phone: +45 4492 4492
Fax: +45 4492 5050

See the First Circular or the Lake99 website for details.

47th Annual Meeting of the North American Benthological Society (NABS)

Duluth, Minnesota, USA
25-28 May 1999

Southern African Society of Aquatic Scientists 35th Conference

Swakopmund, Namibia
27 June – 1 July 1999

Shirley Bethune or Kevin Roberts
Department of Water Affairs
Private Bag 13193
Windhoek, Namibia
E-mail: or
Phone: +264-61-296-3025/3240
Fax: +264-61-296-3023

6th Symposium on Biogeochemistry of Wetlands

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
11-14 July 1999

Dr. K.R. Reddy
University of Florida
Soil and Water Science Dept.
Wetland Biogeochemistry Lab
Gainesville, FL 32611 U.S.A.
Phone: 1-352-392-1804
Fax: 1-352-392-3399

International Conference on Enzymes in the Environment: Activity, Ecology, and Applications

Granada, Spain
12-15 July 1999

Dr. José-Miguel Barea
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cienficas
Estacion Experimental del Zaidin
Profesor Albareda, 1
18008, Granada Spain
Phone: +34 58 12 10 11
Fax: +34 58 12 96 00

Symposium of European Freshwater Scientists

Antwerp, Belgium (provisional)
25-28 August 1999

7th International Conference on Salt Lakes

Death Valley, California
12-15 September 1999

Dr. John Melack
Donald Bren School of Environmental Science and Management
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106 U.S.A.
Phone: 1-805-893-3879
Fax: 1-805-893-4724

XIVth International Symposium on Environmental Biogeochemistry: Earth System Interfacial Processes from the Molecular to Global Scale

Huntsville, Ontario, Canada
26 Sept. – 1 Oct. 1999

Prof. Grant Ferris
Dept. of Geology
University of Toronto
22 Russel Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 3B1

ECOHAZARD’99 – Hazard Assessment and Control of Environmental Contaminants

Otsu City, Japan
5-8 December 1999

Yoshihisa Shimizu
Research Centre for Environmental Quality (RCEQC)
Kyoto University
1-2 Yumihama, Otsu City, Shiga
Japan 520-0811
Fax: +81 77 524 9869


Copenhagen, Denmark
5-9 June 2000

DIS Congress Service Copenhagen
Phone: +45 44 92 44 92
Fax: +45 44 92 50 50
URL: >>>

INTECOL VI: Global Wetlands at the Millennium

Québec City, Canada
6-12 August 2000

The Sixth Wetlands Symposium of the International Association of Ecology, INTECOL VI, on the theme of Global Wetlands at the Millennium will be held at Québec City, Canada August 6-12, 2000. The Organizing Committee comprised of representatives of Canadian universities, governments and industry invite your participation, expressions of interest in organizing special workshops or symposia, and presentation of papers or posters.

Numerous topics such as global water conservation, sustainable development issues, fisheries in wetlands, microbiological research, botanical studies, waterfowl habitat, conservation policy and legislation, wetland restoration technology, wetlands as carbon sinks, the role of wetlands in climate change, tropical peatlands, estuarine ecology, forestry in wetlands, and many other topics are welcome for the program under development.

INTECOL VI will be a component of a Millennium Wetland Event with its meeting held in conjunction with the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists, the 11th World Congress of the International Peat Society and the 12th Symposium of the International Mire Conservation Group as well as specialized meetings of Wetlands International and numerous other groups. The Convention on Wetlands and the IUCN Ecosystem Management Commission have offered to assist in implementation of the program.

Full details on the scope of these meetings, field trips, registration, hotels and additional information can be viewed at the Web site http://www/ or by contact with:

Wetland Millennium Event Secretariat
Attention Ms. Elizabeth MacKay
CQVB, Bureau 620
2875 boulevard Laurier
Sainte-Foy, Quebec, Canada G1V 2M2
Phone: (418) 657-3853
Fax: (418) 657-7934

Clayton Rubec, Chair
Organizing Committee, INTECOL VI
Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0H3
Phone: (819) 953-0485
Fax: (819) 994-4445

International Symposium on High-Mountain Lakes and Streams: Indicators of a Changing World

Innsbruck, Austria
4-8 Sept. 2000

Dr. Ruben Sommaruga
University of Innsbruck
Institute of Zoology and Limnology
Technikerstr. 25
A-6020 Innsbruck
Phone: +43 512 507 6121
Fax: +43 512 507 2930

Acid Rain 2000 – 6th International Conference on Acidic Deposition

Tsukuba, Japan
10-16 Dec. 2000

Secretariat of Acid Rain 2000
c/o International communications Specialists, Inc.
Sabo Kaikan-bekkan, 2-7-4, Hirakawa-cho
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8646
Phone: +81 3 3263 6474
Fax: +81 3 3263 7077

XXVIII Congress of SIL

Melbourne, Australia
4-10 February 2001

Maureen Kemp
Congrees Manager
Office of Continuing Education
Monash University
Wellington Road,
Clayton 3168
E-mail: maureen
Phone: +61 3 9905 1340
Fax: +61 3 9905 1343

Ninth International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME-9): Interactions in the Microbial World

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
26-31 August 2001

ISME-9 Secretariat
Eurocongres Conference Management
Jan van Goyenkade 11
1075 HP Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 6793411
Fax: +31 20 6737306