Oct. 20, 2019, 3:22 p.m. - Oct. 25, 2019, 3:24 p.m. at Ruth Cardoso Cultural and Exhibition Center, Maceió, Brazil
Under the theme “Valuing plant diversity, protecting the northeast biomes”, the Botanical Society of Brazil and the Federal University of Alagoas are inviting to attend the 70th National Congress of Botany, which will be held for the second time after 37 years in Maceio, Brazil, in October 20 to 25, 2019.
This important congress will take place in a region where there is representation of several biomes, which include different types of vegetation, such as mangroves, marshy forests, and marine and lagoon ecosystems.
This event with a diverse program intends to serve all areas of botany, seeking to present the scientific news of the area, botanical youth work, projects in education, among others, with the hope of counting on the participation of important researchers, traditional and pioneers.
The Red List of Ecosystem Thematic Group will be present at the symposium “Red List of Ecosystems in Brazil” (October 22) with the presentation “Guidelines for the application of the Red List of Ecosystems Categories and Criteria” by Irene Zager (Provita, CEM-IUCN).
For more information related to the program of this event, visit the Congress webpage here.
Rua Celso Piatti, s/n – Jaraguá, Maceió – AL, Brazil