Fifth Nereis Park Conference "Biological modification of the seabed: biogeochemical and ecological processes in a changing world" Southampton Campus (Stony Brok University, NY, USA) - August 2017
Student conference awards:
Ian Dwyer: Taking pictures of mud: bioturbation in action.
Erni Murniati: Imaging bioirrigation using a novel lifetime-based laser induced fluorescence (TLIF) technique.
Ludovic Pascal: Parasitism of engineer species: a key factor of marine ecosystem functioning?
Annabelle Dairain: Parasite interference with bioturbation activity: a study of trace-metal remobilization.
Xiaoyu Fang: Spatial and temporal variation in bioirrigation and bioturbation and relationships with environmental variables along the estuarine gradient of the Schelde estuary.
Kara Gadeken: The effect of macrofaunal behavioral responses to a diurnal oxygen cycle on sediment metabolism.