Sessions covered at this meeting: * Ecological & historical biography * Ecology: Reproductive ecology of fynbos plants * Field excursion – management problems at de Hoop Nature Reserve. Possible solutions * Human impacts and management: The ecology and biogeography of plant and animal invasions; Preservation of biotic diversity and the management […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Past achievements and future prospects for research in the fynbos * Nature and environmental conservation: Comparison of fynbos and chaparral * The Cape honeybee and the fynbos * Science and technology, CSIR: The fynbos biome as a biosphere reserve * Poster session * […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Introduction to theme: Man and fynbos * Modern approaches: Alien plant distribution in the south Western Cape * Conservation philosophy * Poster session * Conservation philosophy * Palaeoecology: Environmental change and human activity during the late Quaternary of the Cederberg * […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Review of 10 years of the Fynbos Biome Project * Population biology: Survival and extinction on the Agulhas plain * Poster session * Fynbos history * Ecophysiology: phenotypic plasticity in fynbos plants * Fauna: Small mammals in Swartboskloof – the first year after […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Reproductive biology * Ecophysiology * Microbiology: Protozoa in two Swartboskloof soils * Poster presentations * Disturbances: The response of mountain fynbos ecosystems to physical disturbance * Island biogeography and theory * Biogeography and evolution: fynbos in relation to the Tropical African vegetation […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Disturbance regimes: Fire regimes in the fynbos biome * Population responses: Plant life histories, population dynamics and species interactions in relation to disturbance * Implications for community organization and ecosystem functioning: fynbos rodent population dynamics in relation to fire.
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Habitat conservation * Habitat conservation and invasive biota * Invasive plants and animals * Catchment management * Catchment management and the Cape flower industry * The Cape flower industry * Panel discussion and conclusion.
Sessions covered at this meeting: * Palaeoecology – a report on research in the fynbos area * Australian heath and Cape fynbos: similarities & differences * Season of burn in Western Cape fynbos * Aspects of pollination biology in the fynbos biome * Soil nitrogen in Coastal Fynbos * […]
Sessions covered at this meeting: * History of land use, soils, geomorphology& palaeoecology * Mapping & classification studies * Nutrient cycling and energy budgets *Hydrology & hydrobiology *Community ecology & fire *Alien studies *Conservation working groups *Fynbos model.
Sessions covered at this meeting: Phenological studies within and adjacent to the fynbos biome: Phenomorphology. * Models of Mediterranean-type ecosystems – fynbos biome: Report on simulation modelling programme. * Poster session and vegetation nomenclature workshop: Briefing session.