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Ukraine: protected areas’ negative trend goes to the future?

Ukraine: protected areas’ negative trend goes to the future?

2 by / on Tuesday February 5th, 2013, 01:47 AM / in General

The recently conducted study demonstrated numerous cases of serious infraction of the legal land-use regime within protected areas (PAs) in Ukraine. Moreover, even privatization of lands within Ukrainian PAs has been detected. This conclusion has been made by NGO ecologists based on documents analysis and field observations of the nature reserves, and that was combined with spatial comparison of PAs’ […]

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2013: Happy New Dormouse Year…in Ukraine!

2013: Happy New Dormouse Year…in Ukraine!

by / on Thursday January 3rd, 2013, 12:37 AM / in General

The Theriologica Society of Ukraine (TS) kindly invites all regional researches to support initiative of the 19th TS’s Meeting (2012) and to devote at least one of theirs research/interviews/statements/etc to… Dormouse, which were named as new ‘heroes’ of the New Theriological Year 2013. BioModel team supports this nice call with our pleasure since same times ago we have included two […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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…

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Porcupines and new terminology fighting

0 by / on Friday September 2nd, 2011, 06:28 PM / in General

Porcupines are rodents with a coat of sharp spines, or quills, that defend or camouflage them from predators… More. The new terminology fighting takes place in Ukraine’s Wiki environment now. People who loves Russian language persistently recommend usage of the former-USSR term ‘dikobraz’ contrary to the reconstructed ‘їzhatets’, which was proposed in 1927 by famous zoologist Mykola Sharlemann. Ukraine language […]

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The Archeri predatory fungi is in the Carpathian now

The Archeri predatory fungi is in the Carpathian now

0 by / on Thursday August 4th, 2011, 01:26 PM / in General

Rare Archeri predatory fungi Anthurus archeri has been found by the author in the Carpathian Mountains in June 2010, near Modjarosh and Shajan village. The news was published by BioModel team this year (in conclusion part of the article). It is not new but additional observation of the species in Zakarpatty Region after 2007. So, this local expansion of it […]

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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.

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Today is the World Day to Combat Desertification

Today is the World Day to Combat Desertification

0 by / on Friday June 17th, 2011, 07:30 AM / in General

In 1994, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 17 the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought to promote public awareness of the issue, and the implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in those countries experiencing serious drought and/or desertification. Desertification is also serious and long-lasting problem for Ukraine, which is member of the Convention. […]

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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.

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