Polar Ecology Conference is organised by the Centre for Polar Ecology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemiafrom September 21st to September 25th 2014 - see program for more info. Main focus of the conference is the recent dynamics of Arctic ecosystems. Geographically the conference aims to the Arctic with special emphasis on Svalbard. However studies from Antarctica are highly appreciated as well.
To learn more please visit the conference's website - http://polar.prf.jcu.cz/conference.htm or check the first circular - http://polar.prf.jcu.cz/data/PEC_2014.pdf
We will also organize an APECS panel on "Organizing succesful field-work". Practical tips from our experienced mentors would certainly help you to plan your field work and prepare all whats necessary! The meeting is intended especially to young scientist but all the others are welcomed as well!