Dunkirk 12, 13 and 14 june 2018: “Management of coastal dunes and sandy beaches”

Save the date: Dunkirk 12, 13 and 14 june 2018: “Management of coastal dunes and sandy beaches”
International workshop organized by the Agency of Nature and Forests of the Flemish authority with the cooperation of the Université du Littoral Côte d’Opale in the frame of the LIFE+ Nature project FLANDRE

The workshop will take place at the ULCO Dunkerque: 189 B avenue Maurice Schumann, bâtiment des Darses at 59140 Dunkerque.


  • Networking among coastal LIFE projects
  • Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process – Coastal dunes roadmap
  • Climate change and atmospheric nitrogen deposition vs coastal dune dynamics and biodiversity
  • Sea level rise, coastal squeeze: need of synergies between coastal defense and nature development
  • Restoring ecological connectivity between dune sites along urbanized coasts
  • Nature management planning and scientific monitoring in coastal dunes and sandy beaches
  • Ecosystem services of coastal dunes and sandy beaches

Call for abstracts: 20 Oct 2017 – 20 Jan 2018

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