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Added: 21 January 2017. Closing date: 01 March 2017
New publication provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the science, policy and practice of nature-based solutions
Learning and the transformative potential of citizen science - results of ALTER-Net's first 'high impact action' published
In 2014, ALTER-Net launched the ALTER-Net High Impact Actions (AHIA) initiative, the aim of which is to deliver a high impact paper on hot topics related to biodiversity, ecosystems and ecosystems services. The first project, which began in 2014/15 is now complete.
The Belgian community of practice on Ecosystem Services is organising its third 'BEES Market' in Ghent.
A Future Earth blog by Michelle Kovacevic highlights two summer programmes that take students out of the classroom and into the Amazon Rainforest and, courtesy of ALTER-Net, the French Alps.
An eminent scientist at one of ALTER-Net's partner organisations in Germany will co-chair a major new global assessment commissioned by the 125 governments comprising the IPBES.
The European pet trade is jeopardising the survival of rare reptile species according to an international team of experts led by ALTER-Net partner UFZ
Survey: What are the emerging research questions that may become relevant for future ecosystem research infrastructure development?
Survey by the eLTER project to help shape the development of ecosystem research infrastructures like European LTER. Closing date: 23 May
Added: 18 January 2016
Added: 04 January 2016. Closing date: 15 March 2016.
Added: 22 December 2015. Closing dates: various
Postdoc: Modelling of the land-sea nutrient transfer to the Mediterranean sea under different land management scenarios, France
Added: 09 November 2015. Closing date: Not specified. The position will be filled as soon as suitable candidate is found.
For the 10th year running we are pleased to be holding our Summer School in France
ALTER-Net partners in project aiming to develop a European Long-Term Ecosystem and Socio-Ecological Research Infrastructure
Several ALTER-Net members are involved in a new H2020 project, eLTER (European Long-Term Ecosystem and Socio-Ecological Research Infrastructure). You can keep in touch with the project via Twitter and/or an e-newsletter
Mountains for Europe's future is an advocacy effort to put mountains on the Horizon 2020 agenda
Biological monitoring – new technology and the rise of citizen science
The European Commission recently adopted a new report providing the most comprehensive picture yet on the ‘State of Nature in the EU’. The findings show that the majority of birds have a secure status, and some species and habitats are doing better. Targeted conservation actions have brought successes, but a much greater effort is required for the situation to improve significantly.
The closing date for applications to this year's school is 27 May
Press release by ALTER-Net, Europe’s Ecosystem Research Network
Registration is now open for our upcoming conference in Ghent, Belgium, and you can view the developing programme