Welcome to the ECS!
The European Cetacean Society (ECS) was established in January 1987 and aims to promote and advance the scientific studies and conservation efforts of marine mammals and to gather and disseminate information about cetaceans to members of the Society and the public at large. The ECS is coordinated by a Council of 11 members and each year organizes an Annual Conferences in a European country.
In most countries in Europe the ECS is represented by a National Contact Person. ECS membership fluctuates between 350-750 persons from more than 25 European countries and several countries outside Europe. Students make up about 50% of the membership. The Society is financed through the annual membership subscription.
The 2014 Annual Conference of ECS will be in Liege, Belgium, Portugal, 5-9 April 2014. The deadline for abstract submission is 22 November 2013. For more info please click here .