Final Conference

We are pleased to inform you that a scientific conference will take place in the scenic town of Český Krumlov in South Bohemia

on 7 and 8 October 2021.

A professional exchange on a Central European level is planned on the topics:

  • Current status of freshwater mussels and conservation strategies in Central Europe (special focus Freshwater Pearlmussel FPM)
  • Captive breeding, rearing and reintroduction of freshwater mussel species
  • New challenges concerning restoration efforts and monitoring (e.g. climate change, landuse changes)
  • Socio-economic factors in nature conservation (e.g. tourism, inland fisheries)
In addition to a two-day scientific workshop, joint activities such as a conference dinner and a city tour are planned. Furthermore, a special issue on the topics will be published.

We would be very delighted to see you in Český Krumlov!

Would you like to contribute or participate? Then please contact us at

Download the current program below. It is constantly being updated.

Final Conference202109.pdf