09 14 July 2022 Ended


12th International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology

The International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology will be held in Rennes from 10 to 15 July 2022. It is organized by INRAE and the Institut Agro Rennes-Angers, the University of Rennes 1 and more broadly by a national consortium of 11 French experts from different higher education and research structures including Institut Agro Dijon, CNRS and IRD.

illustration 12th International Symposium on Earthworm Ecology


  • Earthworm evolution and biodiversity
  • Earthworm eco-immunology, ecophysiology and stress response
  • Earthworms and soil functioning 
  • Earthworms and sustainable agriculture
  • Earthworms and climate change
  • Earthworm community ecology and ecological network    
  • Earthworms and engineering processes
  • Earthworm ecotoxicology
  • Earthworms and citizen sciences
  • Earthworms and artwork

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Scientific contact

Guénola Pérès Institut Agro Rennes-AngersSoil, Agro- and hydro-systems, Spatialisation Joint Research Unit