10th Meeting of the Group of Experts on Invasive Alien Species (IAS)
20-22 June 2013
updated on 13/06/2013
The Bern Convention Group of Experts on Invasive Alien Species (IAS), created in 1992, meets for the 10th time in Sardinia, 20-22 June 2013.
The meeting will focus on a number of new codes of conduct on IAS and activities and topics
such as hunting, recreational fishing and IAS and protected areas.
The group of experts will review the implementation of the European Strategy on Invasive Alien Species and of the Code of Conduct on Hunting and Invasive Alien Species.
The meeting should
equally contribute to the exchange of experience in successful/failed operations in the control of IAS in Europe and the Mediterranean, as well as on the positive
conservation gains and the restoration of ecosystems after eradication.