Tag: conservation

Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting 2019

The Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting (NAEM) 2019 takes place in the 12 and 13 February. This annual showcase of predominantly Dutch based ecological research will take place, as usual, at Conference Centre “De Werelt” (Lunteren). I am particularly excited this year as, along with Marielos…

Indicators for assessing tropical alpine rehabilitation practices

Open access: Duchicela, S.A., Cuesta, F., Pinto, E., Gosling, W.D. & Young, K.R. (2019) Indicators for assessing tropical alpine rehabilitation practices. Ecosphere 10, e02595. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.2595

Tropical forests in the Anthropocene

Seminar Institute for Biodiversity & Ecosystem Dynamics University of Amsterdam Tropical forests in the Anthropocene by Prof. Yadvinder Malhi (University of Oxford) 16:00-17:00, 24 November 2016 Science Park, Amsterdam If you want to attend please click here for full details. ABSTRACT:

Recent reading

Brown, J.H. (2014) Why are there so many species in the tropics? Journal of Biogeography 41, 8-22. DOI:  10.1111/jbi.12228 Matamoro-Vidal, A., Prieu, C., Furness, C.A., Albert, B. & Gouyon, P. (2016) Evolutionary stasis in pollen morphogenesis due to natural selection. New Phytologist 209, 376-394….

International Biogeography Society Conference – Bayreuth, Germany

International Biogeography Society 7th biennial conference January 8 – 12, 2015 University of Bayreuth, Germany Report by Erik de Boer Two weeks ago I attended the biannual International Biogeography Society (IBS) conference in Bayreuth, together with 600+ other people from more than 50 different…

Recent Reading

News article Science check call over Badger cull, Pallab Ghosh (@BBCPallab), BBC News. Reporting on: Transparency and Evidence-Based Policy: An Open Letter to Defra from Journal of Animal Ecology New fanged frog ‘gives both to tadpoles’, Jonathan Webb, BBC News. Journal Articles Hodgson, J.A., Thomas,…