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World Wetlands Day (2011)

by / on Wednesday February 2nd, 2011, 12:39 PM / in General

2 February each year is World Wetlands Day. It marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on 2 February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Each year since 1997, government agencies, NGOs and groups of citizens at all levels of the community have taken advantage of the opportunity […]

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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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Merry Christmas… 2011

Merry Christmas… 2011

0 by / on Thursday December 23rd, 2010, 04:52 PM / in General
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About Ukraine Page at European Biomass Datasets WA

About Ukraine Page at European Biomass Datasets WA

0 by / on Monday December 13th, 2010, 11:59 PM / in Biomass

This December CEUBIOM Project developed additional page at the ‘European Biomass Datasets’ Working Area entirely dedicated to Ukraine. It included links to three useful regional map-based resources of 2007-2010 i.e. EEBIO and BINU searchable web-systems with IFS-pages as well as links to BioModel’s web-page GLM-scenarios by 2050. BioModel’s note: read ‘forested Eastern Europe’ instead of ‘forested Western Europe’ at the […]

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From indicators-and-indexes to real models…

From indicators-and-indexes to real models…

0 by / on Monday November 29th, 2010, 11:50 AM / in Bd Training Package, General, Models Building Journal

Students write about… Starushik N.S. Modelling Stages Research for Indicative-indices Approach Based on NUBIP Agricultural Network. The Master’s Work for the specialty 6.070800 ‘Ecology and the Environmental Conservation’. Kyiv: NUBiP, 2010.–120 p. (see ukr)

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BioModel and NASC

BioModel and NASC

0 by / on Sunday November 21st, 2010, 10:52 AM / in General

November 20, 2010: ULRMC office held an ad-hock meeting on information exchange and web-resources. Participants: BioModel expert (Vasyl Prydatko, right) and NASC representatives (National Antarctic Scientific Center, State Committee of Ukraine on Science, Innovation and Informatization – Kyiv) – Stanislav Nedogybchenko (member of the expected 16th antarctic expedition, first to the left) and Vladymyr Loginov (member of the Polar Commission […]

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Ukraine: Biodiversity and Climate…

Ukraine: Biodiversity and Climate…

0 by / on Thursday November 11th, 2010, 05:45 PM / in Biomass, General, Models Building Journal

Forthcoming 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 […]

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Adaptation to climate change (Kyiv, 20-Oct-10)

0 by / on Friday October 22nd, 2010, 02:39 PM / in General, Models Building Journal

October 20, 2010: BioModel representative (V.Prydatko, Ph.D) took part in the round-table  ‘Adaptation to Climate Change Discussion’, and which was initiated and organized for local experts by the World Bank Office (Kyiv). More… BioModel reported about “Mathematical Models Indicator Set as the Basis for Decision Making in Adaptation to Climate Change”, pdf (1.2Mb, requires some time).

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CBD COP10

CBD COP10

0 by / on Monday October 18th, 2010, 09:00 AM / in General

18 – 29 October 2010, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. More

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CEUBIOM in Ukraine

CEUBIOM in Ukraine

0 by / on Wednesday October 6th, 2010, 04:35 PM / in Biomass

CEUBIOM: Classification of European Biomass Potential for Bioenergy Using Terrestrial and Earth Observations Classification of European Biomass Potential for Bioenergy Using Terrestrial and Earth Observations. CEUBIOM project is funded by the European Commission under the Framework Programme 7 (FP7). More details (pdf), basic and advanced approaches (pdf, 1.5Mb). Forests near Rakhiv (Zakarpattya). Photos by Maria Yurkiv. 2010

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