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International Network for Lepisosteid Fish Research and Management

2010 Meeting

Notice: A change in meeting venue has been made. The optional workshop and the conference will be held on the campus of Nicholls State University. The conference will NOT be held at the Jean Lafitte Center as originally scheduled. Maps to the new conference location can be accessed here. Please forward this information to anyone interested.

The meeting program and the full book of abstracts (with maps) are now available! Please note the meeting program will be printed and available at the meeting. However, we will not have a hard copy of the entire book of abstracts available. We are requesting that each person print their own.

The agenda for the SDAFS Alligator Gar Ad-hoc Technical Committee Meeting is posted here.

Direction to Nicholls State University

Direction to the Hampton Inn

The International Network for Lepisosteid Fish Research and Management and the Department of Biological Sciences at Nicholls State University invite you to attend the Third Meeting of the International Network for Lepisosteid Fish Research and Management, to be held 26-28 May 2010 at Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana, USA. An optional ageing workshop will be held 25 May 2010 at Nicholls State University. This meeting will cover biology, ecology, management, conservation, natural history and aquaculture of lepisosteid fishes.  We look forward to seeing you in May 2010!

Please forward this message to anyone that may be interested in attending the meeting.  If you do not receive this message directly from me (Allyse Ferrara) and would like to be added to the e-mail list for the meeting, please send an e-mail to allyse.ferrara@nicholls.edu with “Add to 2010 Network list” in the subject line.

Registration/Registro: Registration deadline is 15 April 2010.  To download the registration form in English click here and to download the forma de registro en Espanol haga clic aqui.

Abstract Submission/Sumisión Abstractas: The deadline for abstract and poster submissions has been extended to 1 April 2010. Please submit your abstract to Quenton Fontenot by 1 April 2010. For more information on abstract format, please visit the abstract information page.

Accomodations/Hoteles: We have a block of rooms reserved at the Hampton Inn in Thibodaux. Please refer to the Alligator Gar Group when booking your room, or click here to book online. Please book by 15 April 2010 to get our special rates.

Principal contact: allyse.ferrara@nicholls.edu

La Red Internacional para la Investigación y Manejo de Peces Lepisosteid y el Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas de la Universidad Estatal de Nicholls (Nicholls State University; www.nicholls.edu) le invitan a asistir al Tercer Encuentro de la Red Internacional para la Investigación y Manejo de Peces Lepisosteid, que se llevará a cabo del 26 al 28 de Mayo del 2010 (y un taller opcional de edad en 25 Mayo) en la Universidad Pública de Nicholls y el Centro Cultural de Humedales Acadiano del Parque y Preserva Nacional e Histórica Jean Laffite en Thibodaux, Luisiana, EEUU (Jean Laffite National Historical Park and Preserve Wetland Acadian Cultural Center; http://www.nps.gov/jela/wetlands-acadian-cultural-center.htm ).   Esta reunión cubrirá la biología, ecología, manejo, conservación, historia natural y acuacultura de peces Lepisosteid.  La fecha límite para sumisiones de sumario/abstractos y carteles es el 1 de Abril del 2010. La fecha límite para la matrícula es el 15 de Abril del 2010. Más información y  detalles a seguir en el próximo anuncio. ¡Esperamos verle en Mayo del 2010!

Por favor, envíele este mensaje a cualquiera que pueda estar interesado en asistir a la reunión. Si usted no recibió este mensaje directamente de mí (Allyse Ferrara) y quisiera ser añadido a la lista de email para la reunión, por favor envíe un email a allyse.ferrara@nicholls.edu  y escriba " Add to 2010 Network list " en la línea para el Sujeto.

Contacto principal: allyse.ferrara@nicholls.edu