logo new
Login as: Member Non-Member

SWS News Blog

Society of Wetland Scientists News Blog

Asia, China and Europe chapters set dates for 2018 meetings

Sveti-naum
The Europe Chapter will hold its 13th annual meeting in Ohrid, Macedonia, on April 30 – May 4, 2018: Management of Wetland Ecosystem Services: Issues, Challenges and Solutions. Ohrid is an authentic town with a scenic location on the north shore of Lake Ohrid, the oldest lake in Europe. Other natural highlights in the vicinity include Galichica Mou...
Continue reading
  813 Hits
  0 Comments
813 Hits
0 Comments

SWS and Ramsar renew Memorandum of Cooperation

May 5, 2017 -  Ramsar Convention on Wetlands Secretary General Martha Rojas-Urrego and Society of Wetland Scientists President Gillian Davies signed and renewed the Ramsar Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands – Society of Wetland Scientists Memorandum of Cooperation at the SWS Europe Chapter Annual Meeting in Faro, Portugal, on Friday, Ma...
Continue reading
  570 Hits
  0 Comments
570 Hits
0 Comments

2017 SWS Europe Chapter Meeting in Faro, Portugal

January 20, 2017 -  The SWS Europe Chapter will hold its 2017 annual chapter meeting on May 4 - 6, 2017, in Faro, Portugal. It will kick off the meeting on May 4 by joining the European Pond Conservation Network (EPCN)'s 7th European Pond Conservation Network Workshop + LIFE CHARCOS Seminar: Ponds in a Changing World for field trips and a conf...
Continue reading
  629 Hits
  0 Comments
629 Hits
0 Comments

SWS Europe endorses Lake Ohrid Day

June 17, 2016 — Lake Ohrid is the most ancient lake of Europe, located in Macedonia along the border of Albania. Since major disturbances to the lake have been minimal, it still exhibits excellent water quality and high biodiversity, including the presence of numerous endemic plants and animals. However, the Studenchishte Marsh, on the shores of La...
Continue reading
  701 Hits
  0 Comments
701 Hits
0 Comments