The unique environment of the five Mediterranean regions of the world, synonymous with the earliest human settlements and subsequent great civilizations, are heavily populated places that nowadays draw thousands of tourists. Since its perception, back at 1971, the MEDECOS meetings have played an important role in promoting continuing interest and scientific research on the uniqueness of  Mediterranean ecosystems, hot spots of the global biodiversity and some of the most threatened among all terrestrial ecosystems.

It is expected that MEDECOS X, the first of the row in the new millennium, will meet its challenge and will offer the maximum of its capacities to the future generations


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