2ndSUSTAINABLE WATERSHED MANAGEMENT
13-17 October, 2014 Hilton Dalaman, Sarigerme, TURKEY
We invite you to
participate at the "Second International Sustainable Watershed
Management Conference (SuWaMa 2014)". The Conference will be held
in the Hilton Dalaman Hotel, Sarigerme, Turkey, 13-17 October,
2014. The Conference site is situated on Turkey's southwestern
coastline of the Mediterranean Sea. It will be followed by an optional three-day
excursion to either Ephesus or Blue Mediterranean tour. There will be training
courses (workshops) on various decision support tools before the Conference.
Key issues covered by the conference are:
management practices: Case studies and examples from various countries including
lessons learned from implementation of both successful and deficient management
tools: Monitoring, GIS, data / information management, indicators, ecological
economics, cost/benefit analysis, decision making models, legislation and
policies, participatory methods / water user partnerships, and criteria to
evaluate / assess watershed management implementation.
Integrated environmental model applications for management including watershed,
air shed, coastal, and living resource models.
Adaptive water resources
management to evaluate and address trans-boundary environmental issues
including: climate change, air pollution, coastal ocean effects at regional,
continental, and global scales.
sustainability: Establishment of a Sustainable Use Watershed Management Seal of
Excellence Award initiative that recognizes outstanding programs worldwide.
Committee invites you to submit an extended abstract of less than 1,000 words (3
page limit), summarizing the proposed presentation. The abstract should be emailed
to firstname.lastname@example.org by 17 March, 2014. Submissions will
be judged on relevance to conference themes, clarity of thought,
data/documented results, creativity, fit in conference program and other
Again, we welcome your
participation and we are excited about seeing you at the 2014 Second
International SUWAMA Conference in Sarigerme.
2014 Conference, Organization Secretariat
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