Accession Number : AD0293977

Title :   THE XV INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF LIMNOLOGY

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON

Report Date : DEC 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The XV International Congress of Limnology was held August 20-25, 1962 at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. The Congress, the official meeting of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, is held every three years and for the first time was held in the United States. Registrants numbered 470 and 31 countries were represented. Three of the sessions were plenary and were devoted to the following topics: Worlds Great Lakes, The Recovery of Nutrients from Organic Effluents, and Decomposition: Processes, Results, and Limnological Significance. A total of 105 overseas scientists were given travel assistance amounting to $40,181.89. The travel grants were made on the basis of scientific accomplishment and need. A special effort was made to aid younger scienti t . (Author)

Descriptors :   *LAKES, *SYMPOSIA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE