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ECSA Focus Meeting - From catchment to coast with an emphasis on the estuaries and coastal waters of SW England
Preliminary Programme & Call for Poster Abstracts & Registrations
An ECSA Focus meeting will be held at the Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Devon PL1 3DH, UK, between Tuesday 31 March and Thursday 2 April 2020.
The theme will be: ‘From catchment to coast with an emphasis on the estuaries and coastal waters of SW England’ and will cover a wide range of topics, including physical processes (sediments, waves and currents), remote sensing, biogeochemical processes (and interactions), ecology, conservation, management and modelling. There will be a session dedicated to the cycling and transport of carbon and nutrients within river and estuarine systems and sessions focussed on the coastal ocean.
The registration fee is £85, which includes the Focus Meeting attendance, Lunch/Refreshments and a Reception at the National Marine Aquarium, with reductions for students and ECSA members. A conference dinner will be an optional extra.
See attachments below for the following information:
- Preliminary programme (subject to change)
- Registration (booking) form
- Reserved accommodation will be available at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 10 min. walk from PML (see Registration/booking form)
- Other Hotel options
Offers of poster presentations for the meeting will be welcome (please state if you would also present your work orally should the opportunity arise). If you would like to present work at the meeting please send a brief abstract in Word format (title, authors, affiliations, and text – maximum 250 words) together with your completed registration form to the ECSA Focus Meetings’ organiser:
awith [at] noc [dot] ac [dot] uk (Andrew Wither)
2020 is Plymouth’s Mayflower 400 anniversary year and Plymouth Sound has recently been designated the UK’s first National Marine Park.