Every second year Poecilia Scandinavia have a international livebearer weekend about livebearing fishes. This is the 5th one:
- Scandinavias biggest auction of livebearing fishes
- Internationallly known speakers
May 3rd-5th 2013 At Preikestolen Fjellstue, near Stavanger, Norway. Nearest Airport: Stavanger
Friday may 3rd:
16.00-18.00 Registration and allocation of rooms
18.00-19.00 Light Meal for those, who don´t participate in the evening-excursion
17.00-21.00 Walking excursion 1 to Pulpit Rock (or Preikestolen in Norwegian) at Lysefjorden, Norway – about two hours from our hotel. Including a light meal on the rock. You have to register for this trip when you make your reservation for the weekend. Tour-leader: Rune Evjeberg
05.00-09.00 Walking excursion 2 to Pulpit Rock (or Preikenstolen in Norwegian) at Lysefjorden, Norway. Including breakfast on the rock. You have to register for this trip when you make your reservation for the weekend. Tour-leader: Rune Evjeberg
08.00-10.00 Breakfast for people who don´t participate in the morning trip to Pulpit Rock.
10.15-10.30 Rune Evjeberg and Kai Qvist: ”Presentation of a new book about Chiapas, Mexico from Freshwater Biotopes”
10.30-10.45 Coffee Break
10.45-11.30: Malin Lindqust, secretary of Poecilia Scandinavia: ”Apropos Pulpit Rock. Different kind of stones in the aquariums – with demonstrations showing some examples”
11.30-11.45 Coffee Break
11.45-12.30 Behavioural Biologist Josefine Bohr Brask from the University of Copenhagen: "Sexual conflict in the animal kingdom: How strategic female guppies avoid eager males"
13.45-14.30 Michael Köck, curator at ”Haus de Meeres, Aqua and Terra Zoo”, Vienna, Austria: ”The GWG (Goodeid Working Group) and how to keep livebearers outdoors during summer in Europe”
14.30-15.00 Coffee Break and sale of raffle tickets
15.00-15.45 Auction part 1
15.45-16.00 Coffee Break
16.00-16.45 Auction part 2
16.45-17.00 Coffee Break
17.00-17.45 Auction part 3
17.45-18.00 Coffee Break
18.00-19.00 Drawing of the raffle and settlement of the auction account for those leaving Saturday
20.00-?? Social gathering - including drawing of the raffle sold during and after dinner.
08.00-10.00 Breakfast and final settlement of accounts.
After that: Excursion for the city of Stavanger for those who will leave later in the day. You have to register for this trip when you make your reservation for the weekend. Tour-leader: Rune Evjeberg