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Workshop

A Practical introduction to acquisition, validation, quality control and access to (biodiversity) data. (June 2016) The workshop aim is to introduce less experienced users to methods and techniques for processing biodiversity data, integrating physico-chemical and biodiversity data, and delivering data products that may be required to meet policy ...

1° GLOBIS-B workshop

The 1st workshop of the EU Horizon 2020 project GLOBIS-B ("GLOBal Infrastructures for Supporting Biodiversity research") took place in Leipzig from February 29 until March 2.  GLOBIS-B, coordinated by the University of Amsterdam as part of LifeWatch, supports research infrastructures active in biodiversity and ecosystems research from Austral...

La Flora di Roma in digitale

L'Accademia Nazionale delel Scienze invita a partecipare all'incontro di presentazione La Flora di Roma in digitale. La nuova APP della guida interattiva per identificare le piante spontanee della città. L'incontro si svolgerà il 23 marzo p.v. presso la sede della Biblioteca dell'Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze (Scuderie Vecchie di Villa To...

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...