Video Documentary | Cammini LTER

Over last summer, Rete LTER-Italia and LifeWatch Italia have walked and ridden together with citizens three different routes discoverying ecosystems and biodiversity, and introducing the public to science on the field. Three documentaries tell us about this initiative. Mesothalassia   Cammino Appenninico   Cammino Rosa

LifeWatch Italia on "Il Sole 24 Ore"

Today, Il Sole 24 Ore, Italian leading newspaper, dedicates a full page article to LufeWatch Italia, in its section "Eventi - Programmi & Progetti" de "Il Sole 24 Ore". Digital version in attachement.

Taxonomy Training Opportunity

In the framework of the Taxonomy Training, LifeWatch Italy, together with the Distributed European School of Taxonomy, will hold the course "Entomological research in protected areas".  The aim is to teach students and young researchers how to organise and do field research on insects (mainly Coleoptera), how to set and identify the coll...

Open research data & data management

18-19 November Bologna | 20 November Venice What is the value of sharing data in the Open Science framework? How can I make open my work and data? How can I correctly manage my datasets? How do I compile a Data Management Plan? A two day debate and training event will try to address these questions (Bologna, 18/19 November 2015 |&n...

2 e-biodiversity PhD positions

The University of Salento has just opened a call to select two PhD positions on e-biodiversity (Tutor Prof. Basset).  The call is directed to both Italian and English speaking candidates, and is available on Univeristy of Salento's website (or downoload teh call here). Please consider the attachement H and positions 3 and 4.  ...