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The objectives of the Society is to promote interest in Phycology (the study of algae), and to establish and maintain communication between persons interested in the algae of southern Africa.

31st Congress of the Phycological Society of Southern Africa Amazingwe Lodge, Gauteng

A warm welcome to PSSA 2018. This promises to be an exciting 31st conference of the PSSA and I hope that you find this a rewarding experience with the opportunity to meet friends and colleagues and learn about the activities of phycologists in SA. For more information see http://sanpcc.org.za/pssa/annual-conference/ or download conference information below:

Upcoming Meetings

  • The British Phycological Society 66th Annual Meeting will be held in Southend, Essex. See here for more details
  •  The 9th US Symposium on Harmful Algae (November 11-17, 2017. Baltimore, MD, USA) . For more information see https://www.9thushab.com/.