THE 3RD NATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE ON AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES IN VIETNAM
2016-12-27 09:05:58 | Admin
The conference was held at the Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources in Hanoi 26th November, 2016 with the participation of more than 100 scientists from Vietnam and foreign countries who have been studying Amphibians - Reptiles in Vietnam.
In this 3rd conference, there was participation of the leading scientists working in the field Amphibians - Reptiles across the country such as: Assoc. Hoang Xuan Quang (Vinh University), Prof. Ngo Dac Chung (Hue University), Assoc. Le Nguyen Nhat (Hanoi National University of Education), PhD. Nguyen Van Sang, PhD. Nguyen Quang Truong, PhD. Nguyen Thien Tao (Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources), PhD. Hoang Thi Nghiep (Dong Thap University), PhD. Phan Van Anh (Tay Bac University), along with many well-known animal scientists such as: PhD. Le Vu Khoi, PhD. Dang Huy Huynh, etc.
Within a working day, 16 studies were presented and discussed at the conference including the intensive studies of ecology, genetics, acoustics, etc. of Amphibians - Reptiles. Besides, an overall review and evaluation of data on Amphibians – Reptiles in Vietnam was given. Research orientation in the future as well as approaches to promote international cooperation in doing amphibians – reptiles’ research in Vietnam were also discussed.
Some information, photos of the 3rd National Scientific Conference on Amphibians - Reptiles in Vietnam:
Prof. Dang Huy Huynh delivering welcome speech at the conference
Prof. Ngo Dac Chung briefing the historical development of the Association of Amphibians - Reptiles in Vietnam
A study of the metamorphosis of tadpoles into frogs
Data updated on the diversity of Amphibians – Reptiles in Vietnam
The number of new species recorded in Vietnam through periods
Proceedings of the conference
Source: Hoang Quoc Huy/GreenViet
Translator: Vo Thi Quynh Trang/GreenViet's Volunteer