Dodo activities

Wednesday 16th of November 10th Dodo Research Programme Seminar at University of Amsterdam

DRP meeting 16 Nov 2011, UvA Science Park 904, room C4.174

14:00-14:30 Opening
14:00-14:15 walk in, coffee and tea
14:15-14:30 Kenneth Rijsdijk + Erik de Boer: Latest developments update DRP

14:30-15:30 Mare aux Songes
14:30-14:45 Kenneth Rijsdijk + Perry de Louw: Mare aux Songes: Assessing environmental change and biotic response
14:45-15:00 Julien Lubeek + Max Jansen: Bone analysis in 3d, reconstructing the last foot steps of the dodo
15:00-15:30 Discussion D.L. Erik de Boer

15:30-16:30 Climate and ecology
15:30-15:45 Erik de Boer + Rik Tjallingii: Mauritius’ marshes: sea level rise, climate change and cyclonal catastrophes
15:45-16:00 Marina Slaikovska: Vegetation dynamics and human arrival on Mauritius’ highlands
16:00-16:30 Discussion D.L. Henry Hooghiemstra

16:30-17:30 Paleontology
16:30-16:45 Hege Hollund: Fysiology and bone taphonomy based on osteology
16:45-17:00 Leon Claessens: How did the dodo really looked like and dodomotion
17:00-17:30 Discussion D.L. Kenneth Rijsdijk

17:30-18:30 Drinks IBED common room

19:00 Dinner

Café-restaurant De Polder, Science Park 205

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