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Biodiversity Session at the ESA Living Planet Symposium

Biodiversity Session at the ESA Living Planet Symposium Prague, 9-13 May 2016 The European Space A...

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AniMove summerschool 2016
7 Jan

AniMove summerschool 2016

The AniMove summerschool in 2016 takes place in Germany, Lake Konstanz at MPI-O. Animal movement is critical for maintenance of ecosystem services and biodiversity. The study of complex movement patterns a...
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GEOSTAT summerschool 2016
7 Jan

GEOSTAT summerschool 2016

The GEOSTAT summer school 2016 takes place in Spain from September 17th to 24th. From the announcement: The GEOSTAT 2016 Summer School for PhD students and R-sig-geo enthusiasts will be held this year at the Un...
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SDM summer school in Portugal
7 Jan

SDM summer school in Portugal

A summer school on Species Distribution Modeling (SDM) is offered in July by Araújo and others. From the webpage, it is the 3rd edition of the course “Species distributions models: concepts, methods, applicatio...
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US coastal Lidar data
21 Dec

US coastal Lidar data

This repository contains U.S. topographic data using a variety of Lidar sensors for a high diversity of applications across several years since 1996 - data can be viewed and downloaded from https://coast.noaa.g...
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Special Issue on Remote Sensing–based Essential Biodiversity Variables
17 Dec

Special Issue on Remote Sensing–based Essential Biodiversity Variables

The concept of Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) was introduced by Peirera and colleagues in 2013 to help coordinate biodiversity monitoring efforts worldwide while facilitating the identification of curr...
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species diversity monitoring with remote sensing
14 Dec

species diversity monitoring with remote sensing

Duccio Rocchini and colleagues highlighted the potential and pitfalls of monitoring species diversity from satellite remote sensing. Assessing the level of diversity in plant communities from field-based data...
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article about multi-year fractional surface water
10 Dec

article about multi-year fractional surface water

an interesting article about fractional surface water mapping just got published in Remote Sensing. The abstract of the article "Development and Evaluation of a Multi-Year Fractional Surface Water Data Set Deri...
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article on the opportunities of remote sensing in animal movement
8 Dec

article on the opportunities of remote sensing in animal movement

an interesting article published in Movement Ecology covers the opportunities for the application of advanced remotely-sensed data in ecological studies of terrestrial animal movement. Animal moveme...
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book on Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists
30 Nov

book on Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists

This book is about how ecologists can integrate remote sensing and GIS in their daily work. It will allow ecologists to get started with the application of remote sensing and to understand its potential and...
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NATURE article: Define biodiversity indicators from space
30 Nov

NATURE article: Define biodiversity indicators from space

A new NATURE piece on biodiversity indicators from space just got published. The article stresses the importance for collaboration between ecologists and space agencies on a global strategy for monitoring Earth...
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Our EGU session "Mapping, Monitoring & Modelling of Vegetation Characteristics using Earth Observation" got accepted and is now online. ...
EGU session: Mapping, Monitoring & Modelling of Vegetation Characteristics using Earth Observation
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Biodiversity Session at the ESA Living Planet Symposium Prague, 9-13 May 2016 The European Space Agency recently announced the organisatio...
Biodiversity Session at the ESA Living Planet Symposium
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International conference SPATIAL ECOLOGY & CONSERVATION 3 13 to 15 July 2015 University of Bristol (UK) The 3rd international confer...
Spatial Ecology and Conservation Conference 2015
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Remote Sensing in Biodiversity and Conservation special session at ISRSE 2015, Berlin - May 11-15 Satellite remote sensing is an important...
Biodiversity and Conservation session at ISRSE 2015