2009 Trondheim

GeoHab 2009 was held 5–8th May 2009 in Trondheim, Norway, at the Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The conference was organized by Terje Thorsnes, Kim Picard, Margaret Dolan (Geological Survey of Norway), Pål Buhl-Mortensen (Institute of Marine Research, Norway), Kari Nygaard (Institute for Water Research, Norway), and Ingrid Bysveen (Directorate for Nature Management, Norway).

The themes of the conference were

  • Linking geology and biology – new developments in the use of proxies for ecosystem characterization
  • Acoustic and statistical methods for substrate and biota classification and modelling
  • Arctic habitats and climate change
  • Broad-scale perspectives and case studies

Sponsors of GeoHab 2009 were the Geological Survey of Norway, Fugro and Lundin Petroleum, in cooperation with the Geological Society of Norway and the Nordic Association for Hydrology. Abstracts appearing on this website are also published as:

Thorsnes, T., and Picard, K. (Editors), 2009. 8th International Conference, GeoHab–Marine Geological and Biological Habitat Mapping. NGF (Norsk Geologisk Forening) Abstracts and Proceedings of the Geological Society of Norway, Number 2, 87 p.


Conference Abstracts (PDF)
Busuiness Meeting Minutes (PDF)
Wrap Up Discussion (PDF)