To exchange information on pond ecology and conservation between researchers, managers and practitioners.
To promote understanding of pond ecology by encouraging the development and coordination of fundamental and applied research.
To raise the profile of ponds and guide national and supra-national policies for their protection.
To promote effective practical pond conservation.
To disseminate information on the importance, attractiveness and conservation of ponds to the people.
joint research programmes
joint management of the knowledge
dissemination and communication activities
6th EPCN conference: in Huesca (Spain),
14th to 18th September 2014.
in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Serbian
Pond of the month. August 2014
The photo shows a domestic
Such artificial ponds
are today valorised as historical heritage. They host mostly ubiquitous species, but sometime also threatened amphibian species.
© 2014 EPCN