In the period 19–22 October 2016 in Ohrid, MES held the 5th Congress of Ecologists of Macedonia with International Participation. This gathering was attended by more than 300 participants and guests from 13 European countries. Around 250 participants from the region presented their findings and achievements ensuing from the scientific work conducted in the field of ecological science within the nine working sections established.
The Congress also included a Round Table on Domestic Animal Diversity in the Balkans and a Symposium of the Biology Students’ Research Society. The Congress programme was enriched by a children’s photo exhibition in the context of the eco competition, whereas out of the 545 photos sent by more than 220 pupils aged second to ninth grade from 70 primary schools in Macedonia, three photos were voted best. In the meantime, there was a projection of several documentaries filmed within national projects and programmes in Macedonia.
Twenty-four of the papers presented were published in the Proceedings of the 5th Congress of Ecologists of Macedonia with International Participation.
Also given below are the following publications: