Tag: ecosystem services

Job: Post-doctoral researcher in Global Ecology

Job: Post-doctoral researcher Location: Institute for Biodiversity & Ecosystems Dyanamics, University of Amsterdam Duration: 3 years Deadline for applications: 10 December 2017 Focus on Global Ecology, including: global biodiversity patterns and ecosystem functioning, human impacts on biodiversity, biogeography of species interactions, and/or global changes…

Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting 2016 – day 2

Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting (NAEM) 2016 10 February 2016 Conference Centre “De Werelt”, Lunteren Day 2 of the NAEM breakfast 07:30, first lectures at 08:30… Two keynotes today thinking about ecological stoichiometry the first by Stan Harpole (Martin-Luther-Universitat-Halle-Wittenberg) focused on resource ratio theory, and…

Recent reading

One short story and five scientific papers thinking about different aspects of ecological change through time. Short story: Checkhov, A. (1889) The Pipe SUMMARY (Will): People have long been concerned about environmental change. Observations of phenological shifts, degradation of ecosystem services and climate change are clearly…

PCRG publications 2013

Open access versions of some papers avaliable via Open Research Online: Gosling, W.D., Miller, C.S. & Livingstone, D.A. (2013) Atlas of the tropical West African pollen flora. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 199, 1-135 Gosling, W.D. & Williams, J.J. (2013) Ecosystem service provision sets…

Ecosystem service provision sets the pace for pre-Hispanic societal development in the central Andes

Gosling, W.D. & Williams, J.J. (2013) Ecosystem service provision sets the pace for pre-Hispanic societal development in the central Andes. The Holocene, 23(11): 1617-1622. doi: 10.1177/0959683613496296 Click here to download an open access version of this manuscript via The Open University Open Reseach Online repository.

Research Fellowships at The Open University

FOUR Research Investment Fellowship Department of Environment, Earth & Ecosystems Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space & Astronomical Research Closing date : 30/11/2012 The four fellowships are advertised in four areas of Earth & Environmental Science; however, applications from exceptional scientists in related fields are also welcome. For…

Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services

PAGES (Past Global Changes) Focus 4: (Past) Human-Climate-Ecosystem Interaction (PHAROS) Biodiversity Theme Workshop at the Department of Zoology, University of Oxford (9-11 Jan) Using fossil records to map potential threats, opportunities and likely future developments for biodiversity and ecosystem services Organised by: Dr. Elizabeth…