The president Michel Thibaudon and the vice president Uwe Starfinger of the IRS were present at the 15th Conference on ecology and management of alien plant invasions in September in Prague. At this occasion, Michel Thibaudon presented a poster about IRS.
The French ragweed observatory was also present at the Conference to talk about giant Ragweed and perenniel Ragweed in a poster. It was the occasion to interview researchers about ragweed’s distribution in their countries. The videos of these interviews will be available soon on the website.
An international scientific conference on ragweed is organized in the frame of the INTERREG Austria-Hungary project “Joint Ambrosia Action”. It will take place in Dunakiliti (Hungary) on May 29th. No fee is required.
The aim of the conference is to get the participants to know the scientific results of the project and to give the general public a comprehensive picture of the latest research on ragweed.