Ground Check | Water Management and Desertification

Ground Check | Water Management and Desertification

Ground Check | Water Management and Desertification 🗓

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How did people of the past develop coping mechanisms and water management strategies for living in drylands and deserts? The panelists will debate innovative adaptation strategies to tackle the challenges of frequent water scarcity from prehistory to the present.


Dr Arnulf Hausleiter (German Archaeological Institute)
Dr. Bernd Müller-Neuhof (German Archaeological Institute)
Professor Michael Rohde (Prussian Palaces and Gardens Foundation)
Professor Brigitta Schütt (Free University Berlin)

Moderated by Volkart Wildermuth

The online event takes place on Zoom.

Register here.

About Ground Check:

The conference “Ground Check – Cultural Heritage and Climate Change“, which was postponed due to the Covid 19 situation, is now being carried out as a online event series. On six dates between September 23 and October 29, 2020, experts will speak on the subject of cultural heritage and climate change. The discussion topics will be presented by the speakers in a 3-5 minute keynote speech and then discussed with the other participants. The event series takes place on the Zoom online platform. To register please follow the link on the ArcHerNet conference Website. The event series is conducted by the German Archaeological Institute and the Archaeological Heritage Network. ArcHerNet is supported by the German Federal Foreign Office.

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