An international conference on 'Trophic interactions in Shallow Freshwater
and Brackish Lakes' will be organized by the Institute of Freshwater Biology
and Inland Fisheries in August 1998.
With respect to the topics of this list, we invite you to attend if you may
give a presentation on
1. Benthic-pelagic interactions, focusing on fish and their diet, nutrient
2. Littoral-pelagic coupling, focusing on fish and their diel or seasonal
migrations, habitat shifts etc.
A 'shallow lake' is defined by being polymictic, irrespective of surface
area and of mean or maximum depth.
To be kept informed, please load the following web page and fill in the
Alternatively, send a message directly to me ([log in to unmask]) which
Poster or oral presentation
Please, indicate 'Shallow Lakes' in the subject line!
Dr. Thomas Mehner
Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
Dept. Biology & Ecology of Fishes
Phone: ++49/(0)30/641 81 613
Fax: ++49/(0)30/641 81 750
e-mail: [log in to unmask]
more information: http://www.igb-berlin.de/www/abt4/oki/mehner.htm