MID Conference field tours

Thursday, September 8th

MID Conference field tours are included in the full registration fee (except #7 -includes snorkeling-)

You need to select the one you would like to attend on your personal area.

Practical information

The weather is expected to be sunny and warm, especially during midday (up to 34ºC). Make sure that you keep hydrated and protect from direct sun exposure and high UV radiation during field activities. Is recommended to wear a hat or cap, comfortable clothes, and appropriate outdoor footwear during field visits.

Each participant will receive a picnic pack but could be convenient to bring your own additional water. Rainfall is not expected, although late-summer sudden rains sometimes occur in the county.

The use of sanitary face mask is compulsory inside the bus.

Participants are requested to wear their badge at bus pickup. 

Meeting time

8.45h for tours # 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11 and 12.
8.00h for tour # 9
10.45h for tour # 7


Meeting point (except #7)

Parking No. 12 (UA - Sant Viçent Campus)

Address: Estación De Autobuses UA, 03690 Sant Vicent del Raspeig, Alicante

Meeting point #7: Alicante port: Kontiki boats dock, Google address: 8GR8+V3 Alicante (Alacant)

#1. Restoration of a highly transformed semiarid landscape.

Hosted by Jordi Cortina, University of Alicante

#2. Promoting resilience through restoration actions in Mediterranean fire-prone areas.

Hosted by Víctor Santana and Lluna Morcillo, CEAM Foundation

#3. Post-fire management: Restoration tools in semiarid Aleppo pine forests (Cancelled)

Hosted by Elena Gomez-Sanchez, Natural Environment Service of the Regional Government of Castilla-La Mancha;  Esther Peña, Castilla-La Mancha University; Javier Gonzalez-Romero, Castilla-La Mancha University; Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Castilla-La Mancha University; Daniel Moya, Castilla-La Mancha University.

#4. All about water. (Fresh-bracken-marine) water management in a Mediterranean semiarid area: ecosystem degradation and restoration projects.

Hosted by Gonzalo González Barberá, del CEBAS-CSIC

#5. Restoration of Mediterranean rivers and flood management

Hosted by Jaime Fraile and Eduardo Lafuente, Confederación Hidrográfica del Segura (CHS)

#6. Wetland restoration for birds - Birdwatching

Hosted by Germán López Iborra, University of Alicante

#7. The restoration of coastal shores and marine habitats-Snorkeling

Hosted by Carlos Sanz, University of Alicante

#8. Restoration of metalliferous mining sites in the Cartagena-La Unión mining district

Hosted by José Antonio Navarro Cano, INIA-CSIC

#9. Quarry restoration

Hosted by Beatriz Olmo, VAERSA and Cristina Gil, Generalitat Valenciana

#10. The environmental crisis of the Mar Menor coastal lagoon: The great challenge of ecological restoration in the coming decades

Hosted by Francisca Giménez Casalduero, University of Alicante

#11. Experimental restoration of semiarid degraded lands

Hosted by Susana Bautista and Alejandro Valdecantos, University of Alicante

#12. Conservation and restoration of Mediterranean landscapes.

Hosted by Andreu Bonet and Jaime Baeza, University of Alicante; and Vicent Ferri, FVLC

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