Joining a Regional Section or Working Group
IAVS Regional Sections: North America | Japan | Pacific Islands (PABITRA) | South Africa | Young Scientists
IAVS Working Groups: European Dry Grassland Group (EDGG) | Circumboreal Vegetation Map (CBVM) | Disturbance dynamics in boreal forests | EcoInformatics | European Vegetation Survey | Group for Phytosociological Nomenclature (GPN)
(View information about committees here.)
Establishment of new Regional Sections or Working Groups
The guidelines for establishment of a new regional section or working group, including a template for bylaws:
IAVS Regional Sections
Contact persons: Peter Minchin (chair), Mark Fulton (vice-chair), James Moore (Secretary/Treasurer).
E-mail: chair, vice-chair and secretary/treasurer
Contact person: Chair Laco Mucina
Contact person: Chair Dieter Mueller-Dombois
Membership Administrator: Michael Lee
Join the Young Scientists Listserv
The process of the election of the Steering Committee has begun:
December 4 (your local time): deadline for announcing your candidacy for the steering committee, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org your short biography and statement about why you want to be on the steering committee.
December 5: The list of candidates, their bios, and statements will be forwarded to the membership.
December 5-January 5: Votes may be cast for steering committee members (procedure to be determined).
IAVS Working Groups
Contact person: Stephen Talbot
CBVM is affilliated with both IAVS and CAFF (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna). CBVM publications and documents are all available through the CAFF Flora Group website.
Contact person: Igor Drobyshev, Rouyn-Noranda, Canada
Contact person: Stephan Hennekens, Wageningen, The Netherlands
E-mail mailing list: http://lists.unc.edu/read/all_forums/subscribe?name=iavs-ecoinfo
Jürgen Dengler, Bayreuth, Germany
Monika Janišová, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
Contact person: Milan Chytry, Brno, Czech Republic
Contact person: Daniela Gigante, Perugia, Italy