Articles by: Grygoriy Kolomytsev

UN: 2011 is the International Year of Forests

UN: 2011 is the International Year of Forests

0 by / on Friday January 28th, 2011, 04:47 PM / in General

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests to raise awareness on sustainable management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests. Forests are cover 31% of terrestrial surface, 13% of the forest are protected natural areas. The natural forests in Ukraine are located mostly within Polissya and Forest-Steppe natural zones (see our supportive […]

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About the climatic atlas of European breeding birds (2007)

About the climatic atlas of European breeding birds (2007)

0 by / on Monday September 13th, 2010, 06:24 PM / in General

This book of 2007s is not well known yet for our regional modellers in Ukraine specially: “A climatic atlas of European breeding birds” (Brian Huntley, Rhys Green, Yvonne Collingham and Stephen G Willis) – 521 pages, maps, tabs, figures. It shows how the expected climatic change may alter each species’ potential breeding area in the near future. BioModel is going […]

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IDB: today is the International Day for Biological Diversity

IDB: today is the International Day for Biological Diversity

0 by / on Saturday May 22nd, 2010, 12:10 AM / in General

Global Biodiversity means total variability of life forms forms of planet Earth. It includes about 1,7 million known species, and that is thought to be serious underestimate of the total number of it. The United Nations proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. This year, IDB is part of […]

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BioModel: SDMs for Lomonosov Moscow State University Conference

BioModel: SDMs for Lomonosov Moscow State University Conference

0 by / on Friday April 16th, 2010, 11:32 AM / in General, Models Building Journal

April 12-15: the XVII International conference «Lomonosov» BioModel has presented results of SDM-approach for East Europe. Thesis is available in russian.

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GLOBIO-3 article is available on BioModel…

0 by / on Monday February 22nd, 2010, 03:17 AM / in Bd Training Package, General

The article about the global-biodiversity-assessment-model-GLOBIO3 is available here, see BioModel ‘Publications’ section – http://biomodel.info/?page_id=2439. (source)

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Dakar’s modelling workshop: Day 1

Dakar’s modelling workshop: Day 1

0 by / on Wednesday December 9th, 2009, 01:18 PM / in General, Models Building Journal

Summary of the Day 1: WWF Senegal WAMER: Data collection, analysis; a case-study for the Government. Wetlands International: RAMSAR convention, birds-and-poverty. PBL: MSA-and-modelling, BDs, MSA in use for ecological reporting, policy making process/debates. Kenya: Forestry, cutting, agriculture, trends, deforestation, land conversion, forestry quality; communities; water shade protection and forestry; snow of this year, crops, CC, people; protection of small-green-areas, the […]

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Ukraine Nature-Agriculture zoning maps are available

Ukraine Nature-Agriculture zoning maps are available

0 by / on Wednesday November 25th, 2009, 12:43 AM / in Bd Training Package, General

The details are here.

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BioModel: GLOBIO approaches presentation in Kyiv National University

BioModel: GLOBIO approaches presentation in Kyiv National University

0 by / on Thursday October 29th, 2009, 01:50 AM / in General

October 28-29, 2009: The Young Scientists National Conference-2009 took place in biology faculty of the Taras Shevchenko Kyiv University. Participants presented scientific reports within following sections: botany, environmental protection, ecology, microbiology, virology, plant physiology cytology and histology, developmental biology, zoology, human and animal physiology, pharmacology, biophysics, radiobiology biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, immunology biotechnology, bioinformatics, bioelectronics BioModel team has presented to […]

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Today’s Climate change summit at UN HQ

0 by / on Tuesday September 22nd, 2009, 04:46 PM / in General

The summit took place just under 80 days before the start of the UN Copenhagen conference. The Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr. Ban Ki-moon stressed: “Climate change is the pre-eminent geopolitical and economic issue of the 21st century” and “We will pay an unacceptable price if we do not act now” [UN]. BioModel comments: these messages are complitely in […]

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Future predictions using MICOM model: Global Climate Change may turn Arctic Ocean into stagnant, polluted soup by 2070

Future predictions using MICOM model: Global Climate Change may turn Arctic Ocean into stagnant, polluted soup by 2070

0 by / on Sunday August 9th, 2009, 06:53 PM / in General

WITHIN 60 years the Arctic Ocean could be a stagnant, polluted soup. Without drastic cuts in greenhouse-gas emissions, the Transpolar Drift, one of the Arctic’s most powerful currents and a key disperser of pollutants, is likely to disappear because of global warming. These dramatic predictions have been made by Yongqi Gaoa, Helge Drangeb, Ola M. Johannessena, and Lasse H. Pettersson […]

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