Biodiversity: 2010 and beyond

NZES conference 2010, Dunedin

The 2010 annual conference of the New Zealand Ecological Society was held at the University of Otago, Dunedin from 22–25 November 2010, with the student day on the 21st. It was a highly sucessful event with a huge variety of presentations within diverse and interesting symposia. Field trips to Macraes Flat, Otago Peninsula and Orokonui Sanctuary were a highlight. The conference theme celebrated 2010 as the United Nations' International Year of Biodiversity and encompassed talks from all areas of research.