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Major progress on global biodiversity observation system

During a three day workshop in Germany scientists and technical and legal experts made great steps towards the development of a cooperative and global monitoring system for changes in biodiversity. The workshop, which was a breakthrough in global collaboration, was organized for the first time as part of the EU horizon 2020 project GLOBIS-B, coordi...

Globis-b: Major progress on global biodiversity observation system

During a three day workshop in Germany scientists and technical and legal experts made great steps towards the development of a cooperative and global monitoring system for changes in biodiversity. The workshop, which was a breakthrough in global collaboration, was organized for the first time as part of the EU horizon 2020 project GLOBIS-B, coordi...

LifeWatch-WB Bulletin

This bulletin is the 5th semestrial bulletin from LifeWatch Wallonia-Brussels. It pinpoints some of the major extreme events with respect to land cover dynamics in Europe. Weekly updated land cover dynamics for snow and vegetation greenness in Europe is available (view and download) on www.uclouvain.be/lifewatch.   The second semester of 201...

GEO BON Open Science Conference

The GEO BON Open Science Conference & GEO BON All Hands Meeting will be held in Leipzig, Germany, on July 4-9, 2016. The conference is dedicated to "Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Monitoring for the 2020 Targets and beyond", is open to the wide scientific public and is sponsored and co-organized by iDiv, UFZ, SASCAL, O...

SIL Congress 2016, Turin 31/7 - 5/8

The International Society of Limnology will held its XXXIII Congress in Turin, from 31 July to 5 August 2016. LifeWatch Italy will play an active role in the congress feeding the scientific debate with a special session focusing on Alien Species. Special Session SS34: Alien species ecological impacts: from genomics to macroecology Alien species a...