International Symposium on Mediterranean temporary ponds - Sassari April 15-16-17, 2015

The International Symposium on Mediterranean Temporary Ponds will offer an opportunity to researchers with different cultural background, students, practitioners, policy makers, and other stakeholders for exchanging experiences and information on the ecology, the biodiversity and the management of this type of habitat, with the aim of promoting its effective conservation and improving public awareness.

Organizer committee

  • Simonetta Bagella (Chair) - University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Dani Boix - University of Girona (Spain)
  • Maria Carmela Caria - University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Annalena Cogoni - University of Cagliari (Italy)
  • Rossella Filigheddu - University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Giorgia Filippino - University of Cagliari (Italy)
  • Stéphanie Gascón - University of Girona (Spain)
  • Giovanni Rivieccio - University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Ivo Rossetti - University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Jordi Sala - University of Girona (Spain)

Scientific committee


  • Simonetta Bagella – University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Dani Boix – University of Girona (Spain)
  • Annalena Cogoni – University of Cagliari (Italy)


  • Maria Carmela Caria – University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Rosalina Maria de Almeida Gabriel - University of Azores (Portugal)
  • Rossella Filigheddu – University of Sassari (Italy)
  • Luigi Naselli Flores – University of Palermo (Italy)
  • Stéphanie Gascón– University of Girona (Spain)
  • Patrick Grillas – Tour du Valat, Centre de Recherche pour la Conservation des Zones Humides Méditerranéennes (France)
  • Federico Marrone – University of Palermo (Italy)
  • Pier Luigi Nimis – University of Trieste (Italy)
  • Xavier Quintana - University of Girona (Spain)
  • Jordi Sala - University of Girona (Spain)
  • Laura Serrano – University of Sevilla (Spain)
  • Aline Waterkeyn, KU Leuven (Belgium)

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