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I Symposium of Brazilian Semiarid Limnology

The first INLD meeting ocurred during the I Symposium of Brazilian Semiarid Limnology, held in Areia (Paraíba state, Brazil) in 2016.  

Brazilian Congress of Limnology


​First official special session of the INLD,  entitled "The International Network of Limnology of Drylands (INLD): perspectives on theoretical advances" was held in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). In this occasion, we had presentations and discussions about the research topics to be studied by the INLD working group. 


XIX Conference of the Iberian Association of Limnology

The Special Session on "Ecology and Management of Temporary Freshwater Systems" was held in XIX Conference of the Iberian Association of Limnology, in Coimbra (Portugal) between 24 and 28 August 2018. This session was a partnership between the INLD and the SMIRES-Science and Management of Intermittent Rivers and Ephemeral Streams COST Action. Approximately 22 papers from different countries were presented.


SIL Congress

The first official meeting of the Working Group “Limnology of Drylands” was held in Nanjing, China. The meeting had the participation of colleagues from Italy, Germany, Russia, and Australia. Among the main discussion subjects were the theoretical topics to be studied by INLD, as well as the simplification of a protocol for application in aquatic ecosystems on a global scale.

Brazilian Congress of Limnology 

We will be holding a workshop about metanalyses aiming to discuss the main gaps present in dry regions: "Gaps in knowledge and analysis strategies in temporary ecosystems".

10th International Shallow Lakes Conference


The conference would be held in Natal, Brazil, in June 2020. However, due to the covid-19 pandemic the SL Conference occured in the virtual format in March 1st to 5th 2021 to guarantee the safety of all participants and democratize the safe access to this conference.

Special session: Ecology of temporary ecosystems


35th Congress of the International Society of Limnology

Initially the SIL2020 Congress was originally scheduled to be held in Gwangju, but due to COVID-19, it is necessary to hold the congress virtually.


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