The conference is organized by The Special Interest Group “Woodpeckers” (SIG) of the German Ornithological Society (DO-G) in conjunction with the Instituto de Biología Subtropical (IBS-UNAM-CONICET). We look forward to welcoming you in Puerto Iguazú! Elena Ballenthien, Kerstin Höntsch, Michael Lanz (SIG chairs), Gilberto Pasinelli, and Martjan Lammertink (head of local organizing committee).

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