Post Tagged with: "biodiversity"

IPBES Deliverable 3a&3c:review process has started

IPBES Deliverable 3a&3c:review process has started

by / on Saturday January 31st, 2015, 01:57 PM / in General

The mentioned deliverables are modern IPBES documents: i) Deliverable 3a Thematic assessment of pollinators, pollination and food production and ii) Deliverable 3c Policy support tools and methodologies for scenario analysis and modelling of biodiversity and ecosystem services. The review process of Deliverable 3c has started a few weeks ago. Review Editors have selected experts and they are now working on […]

Read more ›
GLM- and BIOCLIM-based scenarios can not be the same

GLM- and BIOCLIM-based scenarios can not be the same

0 by / on Thursday November 14th, 2013, 06:51 PM / in General

This October the International Journal of Measurement Technologies and Instrumentation Engineering (IJMTIE) published updated study of BioModel-group (Kyiv) on biodiversity and its conditions in Ukraine and seven surrounding countries i.e. ‘Biodiversity and Habitat Changes Modelling Experiences in Ukraine and Eastern Europe Countries’. More details… It includes four different methods related to more then 200 species of animal and plants. One […]

Read more ›
New Bio Mapping of the Central Arctic Ocean

New Bio Mapping of the Central Arctic Ocean

by / on Sunday April 28th, 2013, 12:39 PM / in General

The BioModel’s representative, GIS-analyst V.Prydatko, Ph.D., took part in development of new biologically sound maps related to the Central Arctic Ocean (pdf). More details… The completed set explains why research is needed to assess the biological productivity of the Central Arctic Ocean. The primary maps preferred citation: Belikov S., Prydatko V. Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus), Ringed Seal (Pusa hispida): Graduated Quantity […]

Read more ›
GLOBIO3 modellers workshop and training took place in the Netherlands

GLOBIO3 modellers workshop and training took place in the Netherlands

0 by / on Saturday November 12th, 2011, 10:01 AM / in General

1-4 November 2011: BioModel representative (Grigoriy Kolomytsev) participated in workshop, which took place in Enschede. It was combined with a short training course on GLOBIO3 (including land-use-change simulation exercises using CLUE model). The workshop invitees list included partners around the globe were involved to GLOBIO3 modelling. It was organized by PBL and Aidenvironment and hosted at the ITC faculity of […]

Read more ›
MSA and associated agrobiodiversity

MSA and associated agrobiodiversity

0 by / on Saturday September 17th, 2011, 07:01 AM / in General

In corridors:young researches of the Ukraine National University of Bioresources and Life Sciences published new results on MSA index analyze. They found out sufficient linear correlations between MSA and the long-term oscillations of population size of Реrdiх реrdiх L. and Lepus europaeus L. The authors argued that it allows in near future to monitor better condition of the southern steppe […]

Read more ›
Today is the Threatened Species Day

Today is the Threatened Species Day

0 by / on Wednesday September 7th, 2011, 06:45 AM / in General

The Threatened Species Day is a national day held each year on 7 September to commemorate the death of the last remaining Tasmanian Tiger at Hobart Zoo in 1936. In Eastern Europe hundreds species of native plants and animals are threatened with extinction…

Read more ›
GLOBIO3 and Ukraine terresrtial ecosystems assessment

GLOBIO3 and Ukraine terresrtial ecosystems assessment

0 by / on Wednesday July 20th, 2011, 01:05 PM / in Bd Training Package, General, Models Building Journal

There is new BioModel’s article on history of the first digital generalization of human impacts on Ukraine terrestrial biodiversity with usage of the GLOBIO-3 method.

Read more ›
Biodiversity Modelling Experiences in Ukraine

Biodiversity Modelling Experiences in Ukraine

0 by / on Sunday May 22nd, 2011, 10:23 AM / in General, Models Building Journal

The Chapter 12 ‘Biodiversity Modelling Experiences in Ukraine’ has been published by IGI in the book ‘Land Use, Climate Change and Biodiversity Modeling: Perspectives and Applications. See Abstract of the Ch.12 [about which we have informed our readers last year] as well as final Table of Contents & List of Contributors of the book.

Read more ›
International Day for Biological Diversity

International Day for Biological Diversity

0 by / on Sunday May 22nd, 2011, 08:34 AM / in General

The United Nations proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues…

Read more ›
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 […]

Read more ›