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Communication among the world’s lagomorph biologists and conservation scientists has been enhanced by the now every-four year meeting of a World Lagomorph Conference – primarily sponsored by the World Lagomorph Society and supported by the Lagomorph Specialist Group. Lagomorph biologists also attempt to meet together in conjunction with other international meetings, which going forward will also be announced here.



Upcoming: Sixth World Lagomorph Conference. Montpellier, France. 2020. Host: University of Paris; Office National de la Chasse et de la Faune Sauvage. Dates: 6-10 July.

The website for the Sixth World Lagomorph Conference is:

Abstract submission is now open, until 31 January 2020


Fifth World Lagomorph Conference. Turlock, California, USA. 2016. Host: California State University, Stanislaus; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; U.S. National Wildlife Refuge System.

Fifth World Lagomorph Conference Web Site:


Fourth World Lagomorph Conference. Vienna, Austria. 2012. Host: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna; the Natural History Museum Vienna; Austrian Academy of Sciences.

Third World Lagomorph Conference. Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico. 2008. Host: AMCELA, Asociación Mexicana para la Conservación y Estudio de los Lagomorfos, A. C.; UNAM - Research Center on Environmental Geography.

Second World Lagomorph Conference. Vairăo, Portugal. 2004. Host: CIBIO, Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetics Resources, University of Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairăo.


First World Lagomorph Conference. Guelph, Ontario, Canada. 1979. Host: University of Guelph.

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