The IUFRO will hold a conference with the theme “The Green-Blue Nexus: Forests, Landscapes and Services” from the 24 – 29 September 2017 in Halle, Germany. The conference aims to address to what extent and how the status of any particular forest ecosystem and its temporal dynamics, should be included in the overall assessment of ecosystems and their services at larger scales such as landscape scale. [Read more…] about IUFRO 8.01.02 Landscape Ecology Conference 2017
Archives for December 2016
Season’s greetings! Our last Update for 2016 is out now, with an overview of the latest ESP events and announcing some upcoming ones. You can also find information about updates in the working groups and national networks, as well as the new look of all national network pages. As always the Update informs on upcoming events, calls for collaboration and vacancies in the field of ecosystem services.
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On 30 November, Nature published a piece on the need to “Fix food metrics“. In the article, Pavan Sukhdev, Peter May and Alexander Mueller argue that “for sustainable, equitable nutrition we must count the true global costs and benefits of food production”, presenting a compelling narrative on the rationale and ambitions of TEEBAgriFood. The paper has already begun to turn heads and spark interest. [Read more…] about TEEBAgriFood: Call for Expressions of Interest/FixFoodMetrics