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Proceedings of the "Friends of Echinoderm, N.A." June 1-2 1989, Dauphin Island, Alabama



In June 1989, approximately 75 scientist, whose research is based on some aspect of the biology of echinoderms, met to discuss current research efforts and present findings. The meeting attracted participants from as far away as California, Canada, Japan, Puerto Rico and the northeast U.S. This meeting will become an annual event to be held during the year before the triannual "International Echinoderm Conference" which meets in Japan during 1990. The next meeting for the North American group will be in 1992 at the University of California at Santa Cruz, and hosted by Dr. J.S. Pearse.