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SCIENCE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT environment for society

Bridging the gap between scientists and practitioners in environmental science
International conference in Denmark (Aarhus) 5-6 October 2011

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Programme including more than 15 sessions with over 60 confirmed scientific presentations as well as 5 thematic workshops, bringing together researchers and practitioners.

Contributed sessions

  • Meeting European environmental legislation – the Directives under scrutiny
  • 2010 behind us – is biodiversity in free fall?
  • A low impact, low carbon economy socio-economic implications for ecosystems and human health
  • Making decisions - management tools of the future


Special sessions

  • Aquarius: Bridging the gaps between science, regulation and practice in water environment management Session chair: Irene Wiborg
  • Climate models: uncertainties, effects and adaptation Session chair: Jens Christian Refsgaard
  • Constructed wetlands Session chair: Carl Chr. Hoffmann
  • Links between biodiversity and soil ecosystem services Session chair: Anne Winding
  • Science-based nature management Session chair: Morten Tune Strandberg
  • The economics of water quality Session chair: Marianne Zandersen
  • The impacts of green energy policies Session char: Daniela Perrotti


Read more in the Conference second call for papers or in the Conference flyer with more detailed description of workshops

Download a Conference poster