Ukraine: Biodiversity and Climate…

Land_Use_Climate_Bio IGI book 2011Forthcoming book (IGI Global): Land Use, Climate Change and Biodiversity Modeling: Perspectives and Applications (2011). The book combines state-of-the-art modeling approaches at various scales with case studies from across the world… More, leaflet (TBD).

Note: BioModel team developed chapter ‘Biodiversity modelling experiences in Ukraine’ for it. Our abstract stated that ‘… this is the first and highly ambitious study on biodiversity and its conditions in Ukraine, and some surrounding countries. It includes four different methods to asses and project biodiversity changes i.e. the indicative-index approach, the GLOBIO’s Mean Species Abundance (MSA), and two species based approaches, one using habitat changes as driving factor (EEBIO), and the other also includes climate change (SDM_GLM )…’