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LifeWatch Wallonia-Brussels publishes Wallonia ecotope database

This prototype of object-based landscape description provides more than 80 biotic and abiotic variables for functionally homogeneous landscape units. Online navigation tools help you navigate through the integrated information layers and the database is available for ecological modelers.   In the framework of LifeWatch, the Wallonia-Brussels...

EMBRC worshop: Accessing the sea and its biodiversity for science" - What role for Research Infrastructures?

The European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC) is organising a workshop on "Accessing the sea and its biodiversity for science". The workshop will focus on how research infrastructures (RIs) in Europe can help researchers access marine biodiversity in light of the new rules on Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) under the Convention on Biodive...

MSCA individual fellowship opportunity

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions are a scheme funded by the European Commission to allow, amongst other activities, opportunities for researchers' career development and mobility. The Service Centre promotes the participation of LifeWatch to the funding opportunities offered by Marie Skłodowska-Curie&...

LifeWatch Belgium Infrastructure User Meeting

On Monday May 23rd, the second LifeWatch.be Infrastructure User Meeting was organized at the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) in Ostend. During this full-day event, users of the LifeWatch.be infrastructure were given the chance to present their ongoing research and first results. This event was also the perfect networking opportunity for the Belgia...

Workshop Thesauri & Semantics

UPDATE: Contributions presented during the workshop and video recordings of the sessions are now available here.     On 9 and 10 June 2016, LifeWatch Italy will hold its workshop "Thesauri & Semantics in the Ecological Domain". The workshop will be held in Lecce (Italy), in the BIOforIU Multidisciplinary Laboratory o...