The 12th International Conference on Salt Lake Research Successfully Held in China
With the theme of “Salt Lake in the Future, Global Sustainable Research and Development”, the topical sessions of the Conference were organized on the 1) Global Change and Salt Lake Record; 2) Salt Lake Ecology and Biological Resources; 3) Geochemistry and Biochemistry; 4) Salt Lakes, Surrounding Environments and Environmental Management; 5) Salt Geology and Resource Prospection; 6) Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; 7) General Issues.
Meeting participants presented about 100 talks and the same number of posters. The extended abstracts of the conference were published in the Acta Geologica Sinica (Vol. 88, Supp. 1, 2014).
Two post-conference field trips were organized to salt lakes respectively in Qinghai Province on July 19th-25th and in Shanxi Province on July 19th -21st.