“Environmental and landscape problems on reclamation of Saline Soils and Land Degradation”

Country: Kazakhstan

City: Almaty

Abstr. due: 20.04.2019

Dates: 04.10.19 — 05.10.19

Area Of Sciences: Ecology; Geography; Earth sciences;

Address: 050040, Almaty, Al-Farabi ave, 71. Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Organizing comittee e-mail: elpsld@gmail.com

Organizers: Faculty of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

 

DEAR COLLEAGUES!

We invite you to take part in the International conference "Ecological and Landscape Problems on Reclamation of Saline Soils and Land Degradation", which will be held on 4 -5th October, 2019 at the Faculty of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (Almaty, Kazakhstan). The conference dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Zheken Mamutov, Doctor of Biological Sciences, and Professor of the Department of Geography, Land Management and Cadastre, Academician of the International Academy "Ecology".

MAIN RESEARCH DIRECTIONS                                                                        

  • Ecological-landscape approach to reclamation of saline soils
  • Ecological-landscape assessment of land degradation in arid territories
  • Ecological and economic bases of water reclamation
  • GIS methods in Monitoring and Reclamation of Degraded Land
  • Modern methods and ways for improving saline soils

CONFERENCE PURPOSE

Discussion of the ecological and landscape problems on land reclamation of saline soils and land degradation in the context of sustainable development and the rational use of natural resources.

This conference will also serve as a platform for the exchange of experience and ideas between faculty members, representatives of the professional community on issues of solving the use and restoration of degraded land.

INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS

A participant should submit an application form and article to the organizing committee in order to participate in the conference. Articles are accepted in Russian, Kazakh and English.

The conference materials will be published as a conference proceeding in electronic format. Selected best articles will be recommended for publication in the journal “Journal of Geography and Environmental Management”*, as well as on the recommendation of the editorial board, the best articles in ENGLISH will be included in the monograph for publication by the SPRINGER NATURE (Germany).

IMPORTANT DATES (DEADLINE)

  • Abstract – April 20, 2019.
  • Article – May 5, 2019.
  • Poster – May 5, 2019.

Conference Web-Site: https://www.kaznu.kz/en/19040/news/one/16301/