Establishment and Background
The Japanese Society of Limnology was founded in 1931 for the purpose of promoting and fostering the study of limnology in the broad meaning of the term.
Membership (APRIL, 2014)
(1) Annual Conventions
The 79th Convention will be held at Tsukuba (Ibaraki Pref.) during 10-13 September, 2014.
Cities where the convention was held after 2000 are as follows:
(2) Local Society
Hokkaido Local Society, Koshinetu Local Society, Kanto Local Society, Tokai Local Society, Kinki Local Society.
“The Japanese Journal of Limnology” (in Japanese) and “Limnology” (in English) are published three times per year, respectively. Research articles, note, reviews and information on aspect of limnology are written in English or Japanese.
“Limnology” is published by Springer in association with the Japanese Society of Limnology. The editors welcome original scientific contributions on physical, chemical, biological, or related research, including environmental issues, on any aspect of theoretical or applied limnology. The journal publishes research papers, notes, review articles, Asia/Oceania reports, and comments.
Publications before 2000
Council and Officers (2014)
President: Michio KUMAGAI
Application for Membership
Membership in the Society is open to anyone interested in the field of limnology who whishes to receive the “Limnology” and “Japanese Journal of Limnology”.
Write to: The Japanese Society of Limnology
Informations on the 80th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of LIMNOLOGY
Dates: Sep 26 (Sat) – Sep 29 (Tue), 2015
Further information (in Japanese) is found in http://www.jslim.jp/?page_id=55
Informations on the 79th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of LIMNOLOGY
Informations on DIALOG ProgramDIALOG (the Dissertations Initiative for the Advancement of Limnology and Oceano graphy) is a program for recent Ph.D. Receipients across the aquatic sciences and related disciplines. The Japanese Society of Limnology is one of the co-sponsor societies. Further information (in Japanese) is found in Vol.64 No.3 pp.245-247 of “The Japanese Journal of Limnology”.
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