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EPBRS : The European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy.

EPBRS Electronic Conference announcement: "Biodiversity and Industry" from the 6th - 24th October 2008.

Posted on Wednesday 17 September 2008 at 16:15

The EPBRS electronic conference "Biodiversity and Industry" ran from the 6th - 24th October 2008.  The reports of this electronic conference are now available and will be presented at the EPBRS meeting "Biodiversity and the Industry" held in Paris, France on the 17th-21st November 2008.

This EPBRS meeting aims to bring biodiversity experts and policy-makers together to identify the key knowledge required to deal with Biodiversity and Industry.  The meeting will identify and discuss the strategic research needed when considering the economic dimension of biodiversity.

The E-conference preceding the French EPBRS meeting focused on the following issues:

Session I:  Impact assessment, damages evaluation, and compensation

Session II:  Ecological engineering needed to cope with assessment, compensation and mitigation

Session III:  Experiences from Industrial and Infrastructure private companies, and best practices

Reports of the e-conference are now available:

    * E-Conference Short Report (pdf)
    * E-Conference Full Report (including all contributions) (pdf)