BIOFAQs

BIOFiltration and AQuaculture: an Evaluation of Substrate Deployment Performance with Mariculture Developments


MEETINGS

WORKSHOP I

The initial BIOFAQs meeting was hosted by the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), Dunstaffnage Marine Laboratory, Oban in December 2000. 

 

Photo (left) - The BIOFAQs Team

 


WORKSHOP II

The 2nd BIOFAQs meeting was held at the Institute for Marine Biology in Crete (IMBC) on the 26- 28 June 2001. The group gave presentations on their work and discussions were held to finalise plans for the forthcoming fieldwork and mesocosm trials.

Photo (right) - The BIOFAQs Team

 

 


WORKSHOP III

Biofaqs group in Holland at the 3rd WorkshopThe 3rd BIOFAQs meeting was held in Zwanenberg, Holland on the 6 - 7 April 2002.  Each partner gave presentations on their work.  The research was reviewed and discussions held as to the most appropriate direction of study for 2002.

Photo (left) - The BIOFAQs team in Holland

 

 


WORKSHOP IV

BIOFAQs meeting - Eilat, October 2002The 4th BIOFAQs meeting/ workshop was held in Eilat, Israel on the 3 - 11 October 2002. The workshop was entitled "Environmental Impacts of Mariculture and Mitigation Strategies" and was attended by 25 participants, including researchers in the BIOFAQs project and members of the British Consulate (Tel Aviv) and Ministry of Science and Technology (Jerusalem). Each partner presented the results of their research over the last 6 months and discussions were held about the work for the final year of the project.

 


WORKSHOP V

The 5th BIOFAQs meeting was held in Amsterdam on the 29- 31 January 2003. Each partner presented the results of their research over the last 6 months and discussions were held about the work for the final year of the project and the production of the Technical Implementation Plan.


WORKSHOP VI

The final BIOFAQs meeting was hosted by the Marine Biological Station Piran, Slovenia on the 23 - 25 October 2003. Each partner presented the results of their research over the last 6 months and discussions were held about the work for the final report and the production of the Technical Implementation Plan. Partner 4 (NIB, Piran) produced a BIOFAQs supplement for the ANNALES Journal no. 13 (2003) to co-incide with the meeting.

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