IWSG: Where the waderologists of the world can find like-minded wader-people!

The International Wader Study Group (IWSG) is a world-wide organisation with over 450 members who are interested in learning more about waders (or shorebirds for those outside of Europe) from the birds themselves and from collaborating with others. With the closing date for the next IWSG conference coming up, Katharine Bowgen gives some background to the group and to their conferences. The next conference will be held in September 2024 in Montpellier, France. Bookings for the conference close on 16 June and the abstract submission deadline is 17 July. For more details on the next conference, see the conference information on the IWSG website.

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