Conference venue, accommodation and arrival


List of Abstracts

Organisation & Contact

Some useful links


Conference background and aims

Bohemian Switzerland National Park


Registration and payment

Registration form

Lectures, posters and abstracts

First circular
for print

Second circular for print


Sandstone Landscapes: Diversity, Ecology and Conservation

14 - 20 September, 2002
Doubice in Saxonian-Bohemian Switzerland, Czech Republic


Organisation & Contact

Practical information

For practical information, e.g. registration, transport, accommodation etc., please contact the Conference Secretariat:

Lenka Koprivova, Conference Secretariat,
Svedska 2504, CZ-27201 Kladno

Conference cell phone hotline: +420 723851012
(if you get lost or need any other kind of emergency help)

Fax no. of the secretariat: +420 2 24816360
E-mail of the secretariat:
Conference homepage:

Scientific information

Please address all questions on the scientific programme to:
Handrij Härtel, e-mail:

Information about the organizing institutions

Institute of Botany:
Institute of Geology:
Academy of Sciences:
Bohemian Switzerland National Park:

Conference Steering Committee

Pavel Benda, Bohemian Switzerland National Park, Krásná Lípa (CZ); Elmar Csaplovics, Technische Universität, Dresden (DE); Jan Cerovsky, Chair, Bohemian Switzerland NP Council, Prague (CZ); Vaclav Cilek, Institute of Geology, Prague (CZ); Jeffrey G. Duckett, University of London (UK); Handrij Härtel, Bohemian Switzerland National Park (CZ); Tomas Herben, Institute of Botany, Pruhonice (CZ); Ivan Horacek, Charles University, Prague (CZ); Andrew Jackson, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (UK); Rüdiger Krause, Museum für Tierkunde, Dresden (DE); Marek Krukowski, Agricultural University, Wroclaw (PL); Vojen Lozek, Institute of Geology, Prague (CZ); Piotr Migon, University of Wroclaw (PL); Radek Mikulas, Institute of Geology, Prague (CZ); Peter A. Schmidt, Technische Universität, Dresden (DE).

Conference Organizing Committee

Zdenek Patzelt, Director of the Bohemian Switzerland National Park; Jürgen Stein, Director of the Saxonian Switzerland National Park; Frantisek Pelc, Director of the Administration of the Protected Landscape Areas of the Czech Republic; Marek Mraz, Public Benefit Organization Bohemian Switzerland; Lenka Koprivova, Conference Secretariat; Zuzana Varilova, Lenka Voriskova, Milos Tryzna, all Bohemian Switzerland National Park; Petr Bauer, Elbe Sandstones Protected Landscape Area, Decin; Tomas Tichy, Institute of Botany, Pruhonice.

Please note that all registered participants will be given the book of abstracts and the programme at registration so you need not print them for yourself.

As the registration for excursions in the first circular was only preliminary, please fill in the confirmation of participation. We cannot arrange participation at the excursions for those who register later than 19th August 2002.

We look forward to seeing you in Saxonian-Bohemian Switzerland !

Handrij Härtel & Tomas Herben & Vaclav Cilek

Conference organizers