11th Pacific Science Inter-Congress

The Gump research station had a strong presence at this years 11th Pacific Science Inter-congress and symposium on French research in the Pacific. It was a weeklong event held at the Hilton in Tahiti from March 2-6. Students, staff and researchers from Gump were all excited to join participants from across the globe in an attempt to gain new insights and collaborate with others in the realm of pacific science. The conference consisted of a poster hall and seven topical rooms where presentations were held: Ecosystem 1-3, Culture, Health, Climate, and Economy. The station had nineteen affiliated scientists give presentations on a range of topics from coral bleaching and climate change, to invasive species and genetic barcoding.

A full list of talks and posters will be coming soon.