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1st Course on Amphibian Conservation and Husbandry (ACH)


Departament of Biology, Campus Universitario de Santiago, Aveiro, Portugal

Event Date(s):

18/05/15 - 22/05/15  

Event Description:

The 1st Course on Amphibian Conservation and Husbandry (ACH) is an interesting and intensive course to researchers or technical staff working with amphibians and looking for more complete basis on Amphibian Conservation and Husbandry. The course will be held from 18th to 22nd May. Registrations for this edition already available (

The course explores the principles of amphibians’ husbandry, nutrition and dietary needs, captive reproduction, population management, veterinary aspects (diseases, pathology, and necropsy), biosecurity and quarantine, conservation, threats and global action. Hands on demonstrations, practical and group exercises are also included (enclosure demonstrations: tank drilling, false bottoms and plumbing, filters).

 Luis Carrillo, University of Mexico City, AArk
 Isabel Lopes, University of Aveiro, CESAM
 To be confirmed.
 To be confirmed.
Important note: the course will not start if a minimum of 10 participants will not be reached; similarly the maximum number of participants is 15.

See attached pdf file for more information


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Advanced Course flyer to send as pdf format_24 março.pdf    

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