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Plants in moonsoon climate 2016 (Conference)

Dear Colleagues!

Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS invites you to participate in the 7th conference “Plants in monsoon climate”

In 2016 year the topic of the conference is “Islands and plants”

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, 26-29 September 2016

The conference is organized within the frames of the interdisciplinary congress “Human development of world ocean’s island chains. Achievements of science and practice” and supported by the Goverment of the Sakhalin oblast

IMPORTANT: Please confirm your participation status, specify type of your speech, and send speech issues to e-mail: monsoon2016@botsad.ru till 15 July, 2016

The conference is dedicated to 25th anniversary of the Sakhalin Botanical Garden and will be held on 26-29 of September, 2016 in the Sakhalin Botanical Garden FEB RAS, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Estimation of contemporary plants’ diversity state and dynamics, revealing of their resource and environmental functions, as well as technology development of resources’ efficient use are perspective directions of modern botany development. In frames of these courses botanical gardens play exclusive role: specific plant collections are created to conserve and enrich plants diversity; introduction of foreign species for practical and scientific purposes is also conducted. About 6th conference you can read HERE.
Botanical garden was established 25 years ago in environmental and climatic conditions, unique for Russia. During this time a lot of experience on adapting plants from different terrestrial ecosystems in specific conditions of island climate was gained.

The main topic of the conference in 2016 year is “Islands and plants”.

The aim of the conference: to discuss fundamental problems of island vegetation development and applied studies of plants under conditions of island climate. During the conference the most important research directions will be highlighted and speciealists’ attention will be drawn to actual problems of botany. Plenary speaking, oral and poster sessions are scheduled.


  • Systematics and phylogeny of plants
  • Mycology, lichenology and bryology
  • Anatomy and morphology of plants
  • Geobotany
  • Phytogeography
  • Introduction and plant breeding
  • Plant conservation

Abstracts from the conference will be published electronic and as a brochure. Selected reports will be published in electronic journal “ Bulletin of the Botanical Garden Institute ”.

How to prepare manuscript for submission (35.5 KB)

Organizing committee will contribute promotion of quality manuscripts into leading Russian and world journals of biological direction.

Committee info

Sakhalin Botanical Garden FEB RAS
Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS
Ministry of Economic Development of the Sakhalin Oblast
Ministry of Forestry and Hunting of the Sakhalin Oblast
Goverment of the Sakhalin oblast

President of the organizing committee
Dr. Taran Aleksandr Alexeevich, Director of the Sakhalin Botanical Garden FEB RAS

Vice Presidents:
Dr. Pimenova Elena Aleksandrovna, Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS
Dr. Chabanenko Svetlana Ivanovna, Sakhalin Botanical Garden FEB RAS

Local organizing committee:

Dr. Bakalin Vadim Andreevich BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Kalinkina Valentina Andreevna BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Kislov Dmitriy Evgenevich BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Koksheeva Inna Mikhailovna BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Koldaeva Marina Nikolaevna BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Labetskaya Natalya Vladimirovna BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Petropavlovskiy Boris Sergeevich BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Rogazinskaya-Taran Anastasia Aleksandrovna Sakhalin BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Salokhin Alexey Vladimirovich BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Khrapko Olga Viktorovna BGI FEB RAS

Program committee:

Dr. Alekhin Aleksandr Alexeevich, Botanical Garden of the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Ukraine)
Dr. Bebiya Sergey Mikhailovich, Institute of Botany of the Abkhazian Academy of Sciences
Dr. Gaponenko Nikolay Borisovich, M. M. Gryshko National Botanical Garden
Dr. Eremin Viktor Mikhailovich, Sakhalin State University
Dr. Krestov Pavel Vitalievich, BGI FEB RAS
Dr. Kupriyanov Andrey Nikolaevich, Kuzbass Botanical Garden of the Institute of Human Ecology SB RAS
Dr. Takahashi Hideki, The Hokkaido University Museum (Sapporo, Japan)

Important dates:

  • 2016/02/01 – Start of registration Fill out the registration form
  • 2016/04/15 – End of registration
  • 2016/06/30 – End of abstract submission
  • 2016/07/10 – Inform letters about abstract acceptance and distribution of official invitations
  • 2014/07/10 – Start of tours booking via website
  • 2014/07/31 – Draft program

Registration fee:

Amount of payment for foreign participants is $50 USD. Bank account details... (24.1 KB)
Participant fee includes book of abstracts, registration documents and materials, coffee breakes.

Language of the conference:

Russian and English


28 Sept. – 10-00 Excursion to Botanical garden,Read more... (67.5 KB)14-00 - Excursion in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (4 hours) and feeling fresh mountain's air. Preliminary cost: 1000 rubles.

29 Sept. Excursion to Yuzhno-Sakhalinskiy mud volcano (Klyuchi settlement) Read more... (99.3 KB) (7-00 a.m., duration 8 hours). Preliminary cost 2500 rubles. Transportation, insurance and guidance are included.

30 Sept. - Excursion to Slepikovskyi cape (Kholmsky district) Read more... (183.7 KB) (7-00 a.m., duration: 10 hours). Preliminary cost 2500 rubles.

1 Oct. - Climbing to Mt. Chekhov (good physical shape required) Read more... (82.0 KB) (7-00 a.m. to 18-00 (22-00) p.m.); Preliminary cost: free; or excursion to the Lake Tunaicha (Korsakovskyi district) Read more... (280.1 KB) (Preliminary cost 1800 rubles, duration – 6 hours).

!!! Food, juice and water could be purchased or provided by yourself.

Hotels in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk:

Important: You need to book rooms in hotels in advance, because it is planned conducting of a movie festival at the end of September and problems with free rooms could be occur.


General questions:please, email to.monsoon2016@botsad.ru

Sakhalin Botanical Garden FEB RAS
Address: Maxima Gor’kogo St. 25, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, 693023, Russia
Tel./Fax: +7 4242 236201
Vice President of organizing committee Dr..
Chabanenko Svetlana Ivanovna


Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS
Address: Makovskii Str. 142, Vladivostok, 690024, Russia
Tel./Fax: +7 423 2388041
Vice President of organizing committee Dr..
Pimenova Elena Aleksandrovna

e-mail: . pimenova@botsad.ru

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