2012 October 17

International SEMEAU conference

Vulcania, Clermont-Ferrand (FRANCE)

How can forestry activity, local development and the protection of surface and groundwater be reconciled?

More than 130 participants, 18% of whom were members of the French Hydrogeology Chapter of the IAH, specialists in forestry, the management and protection of surface and groundwater resources, and managers (State departments and authorities, elected representatives, industrialists, managers of local authorities such as regional parks, etc.), mainly from Europe (France, Switzerland, Belgium, the Czech Republic), but also from around the world (Algeria, Australia, the Comoros, Ivory Coast, India, Japan, Madagascar and Morocco).