Abstract submission deadline extended until 26 February for the Baltic Earth Conference - The Baltic Sea region in transitionAbstract Deadline: 18 February 2018! The conference will take place in Helsingör, Denmark, 11-15 June 2018 www.baltic.earth/helsingor2018
Baltic Earth is an international and interdisciplinary Earth system research network for the Baltic Sea region and brings together scientists from various disciplines encompassing processes in the atmosphere, on land and in the sea, as well as processes and impacts related to the anthroposphere. The conference will cover all themes and topics of Baltic Earth, in particular highlight the Baltic Earth Grand Challenges, as defined by the Baltic Earth Science Plan.The grand topic of the conference „The Baltic Sea region in transition“ refers to transition processes in the Baltic Sea and its catchment basin, as well as in the regional climatic and socio-economic system. In addition to this, we invite contributions which are related to processes in the transition area between the Baltic and North Sea regions, e.g. oceanographic in- and outflow events and associated consequences for Baltic Sea biogeochemistry, ecology and human uses, specific conditions of the Belts and Sounds area including human pressures like eutrophication and shipping, regional sea level rise as well as similarities and differences in the BACC and NOSCCA climate change assessments.
For more information concerning the abstract submission procedure as well as general information on the conference and the location, see here.
Limited travel support will be available; applications should be sent together with abstract submission by E-Mail (further details see website). The registration process will be open after the abstract submission deadline.