Upcoming Events

World Fish Migration Day

Date: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 09:00
Location: 
Worldwide

World Fish Migration Day will be celebrated on April 21st 2018 for the 3rd time!

We are proud to announce World Fish Migration Day 2018 is off to a great start with its first events uploaded on the website! Held on 21st of April 2018, we are aiming for thousands of events. We are pleased to invite you to join this Worldwide celebration that has gathered thousands of organisations across more than 60 countries.

RRC Conference 2018

Date: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 09:00 to Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham

The 19th RRC Annual Network Conference will be held in Nottingham, titled "Engaging with Rivers".

River Rally

Date: 
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 08:00 to Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
Olympic Valley, California

River Rally, hosted annually by River Network, is a national conference for river and water champions. Unique in its focus on providing practical education, inspiring courage, and celebrating achievements, River Rally brings together hundreds of people from across the United States and the world who care about rivers and water issues. Join NGO staff and volunteers, academics, agency and foundation representatives, industry innovators, and community leaders for the biggest (and most fun) water-focused event of the year!

Enriching the UK's Biodiversity: Preventing Wildlife Degradation and Assessing Future Policy for Ecological Conservation

Date: 
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 10:15 to 16:30
Location: 
Central London

Biodiversity is key to the survival of life on Earth. It underpins the functioning of all ecosystems essential for human well-being, delivering a cultural, social and economic service that enriches our lives. Yet, despite its fundamental importance, biodiversity continues to be lost with its deprivation compromising ecological sustainability. Published in 2016, the National Biodiversity Network's (NBN) State of Nature report, suggests that the UK is one of the most nature-depleted countries in the world ranking 189th out of 218 countries.

RSHS 2018 Remote Sensing & Hydrology Symposium

Date: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
University of Cordoba, Spain

On behalf of the IAHS-International Commission of Remote Sensing, we announce that abstract submission for the Remote Sensing and Hydrology Symposium is now open until the end of February. The University of Córdoba hosts this edition, devoted to “Earth Observation for Integrated Water and Basin Management: New possibilities and challenges for adaptation to a changing environment”, from 8-10 May 2018 in Córdoba, Spain.

Integrative Sciences and Sustainable Development of Rivers Conference

Date: 
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, June 8, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
Lyon, France

The chairs of the scientific committee are pleased to announce the 3rd edition of the I.S.Rivers International Conference, from 4th to 8th June 2018 in Lyon, France.

The aim of the I.S.Rivers International Conference is to share research and experiences among scientists and water stakeholders to improve practices for a sustainable management of large rivers. Particular consideration is given to the integration of physical, ecological and social perspectives of the different stakeholders involved in river management (governance, economy, culture).

Call for papers!

3rd International Conference on Protection against Overtopping

Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, June 8, 2018 - 17:00
Location: 
Grange-over-Sands, Lake District, UK

HR Wallingford is organising Protections 2018, the 3rd International Conference on Protection against Overtopping, taking place from 6th-8th June in the cultural Grange-over-Sands in the UK's Lake District.

This conference follows the very successful Protections 2016 event, the 2nd International Seminar on Dam Protection against Overtopping which took place in September, 2016 in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. The inaugural event in this conference series was held during November 2014 in Madrid, Spain and attended by participants from 20 countries.

Improving Water Quality: Tackling the Causes of Pollution and Promoting Sustainable Solutions

Date: 
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:30
Location: 
Thon Hotel, Brussels City Centre, Brussels

Water is a crucial element for our life, economic activities and the sustainability of ecosystems across the planet. Its safeguard is therefore one of the cornerstones of environmental protection. According to the European Environment Agency (EEA), the quality of bathing water and water for people’s use has continued to improve in recent years across the European Union.

Assessing the EU Common Fisheries Policy: Stepping Up Efforts towards Sustainability

Date: 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:30
Location: 
Thon Hotel, Brussels City Centre, Brussels

In recent years, the EU fleet's economic performance has improved significantly, registering record-high profits of €770 million in 2014. Average salaries and labour productivity have also increased, generating positive impact on many European coastal communities. Catches accounts for around 80% of the total volume of the EU production. However, 68% of the seafood consumed in the EU is currently imported, while only 10% of the consumption is farmed here.

ENDS Natural Capital Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00
Location: 
15 Hatfields, London
  • Prioritise your projects correctly by understanding the Government’s recent progress of the 25 Year Environment Plan and policy priorities for enhancing the environment.
  • Avoid costly mistakes in your own natural capital assessments by hearing what issues and challenges other organisations faced and how they overcame them.
  • Plan for the future by seeing what strategic priorities others have set and how these will inform further natural capital approaches.

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