Health and Environmental Effects Research
NHEERL Researcher To Present at ESP Conference
Dixon Landers, a research scientist at the NHEERL Western Ecology Division Freshwater Ecology Branch in Corvallis, OR, will participate fully in the 4th Ecosystem Services Partnership Conference entitled “Ecosystem Services: Integrating Science and Practice. The conference is to be held October 4-7, 2011, in Wageningen, Netherlands, and will be hosted by Wageningen University. Dr. Landers will make a formal presentation at the conference, which takes place and fully engage colleagues involved with developing classification, measurement, and accounting systems for ecosystem services. He also will participate actively in a postmeeting session on October 8 involving the organizers of the conference to discuss and plan publications that will summarize and synthesize the major contributions made at this meeting and previous meetings focused on ecosystem services held in Canberra and Brisbane, Australia, in September 2011.