The 1st International Eel Science Symposium
‘Science into Management’

June 13th – 15th 2017. ZSL London Zoo.

Call for Papers

The Symposium aims to provide a global forum for scientists and researchers to present the latest data and initiatives on the biology and management of anguillid eels. It will foster and develop international links between key academic, policy, industrial and other stakeholders to promote better understanding of the issues, parallels and conservation opportunities for these iconic species.

The symposium will bring together speakers and delegates from around the world for three days of presentations, posters, panel sessions as well as a number of social events including an evening reception on the River Thames.

The organising committee would welcome submissions under the following subject areas, and in relation to all 16 species of freshwater eels.

  • Species, Regions and Pressures
  • Stock Assessment
  • Monitoring all Life Stages in Freshwater
  • Marine Phase Tracking
  • Ecohydraulics, Habitat and Behaviour
  • Genetics
  • Disease, Health and Viability
  • Stocking and Artificial Propagation

More information can be found  here