Belgium contributes to LifeWatch with varied and complementary "in-kind" contributions. These are implemented under the form of long-lasting projects by different research centers and universities spread over the country and supported by each respective political authority.
Four ecosystem dynamic descriptors are derived from satellite images. Their weekly average profiles are calculated at an European scale. Furthermore, a database describing homogeneous units of the landscape, ecotopes, has been developed.
Biodiversity.aq is building an Antarctic Biodiversity Information System (AntaBIS), as a thematic LifeWatch virtual laboratory.