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Program

The program consists of three sessions, that each start with a general introduction of 15 min and is followed by three shorter presentations of 5 min and closed with a discussion.

Welcome and introduction by Katja Philippart

Session 1: Ecological feed-back mechanisms

Katja Philippart: moderator

Intro by Tjisse van der Heide (RUG/NIOZ): Why do we need knowledge about ecological feedback mechanisms for an adaptive management of the Wadden Sea?

Discussion about session 1

Session 2: Ecosystem engineering

Lies van Nieuwerburgh: moderator

Intro by Tjeerd Bouma (UU/NIOZ): Why do we need knowledge about ecosystem engineering for an adaptive management of the Wadden Sea?

Discussion about session 2

Session 3: Role of modelling in exploring impacts of environmental change

Martin Baptist: moderator

Intro by Peter Herman (Deltares/TUD): Why do we need models for exploring future impacts of environmental change on the interaction between biotic and abiotic factors in the Wadden Sea?

Discussion about session 3

Overall discussion

Closing by Martin Baptist