The conference IUFRO 8.01.02 Forest Landscape Ecology Conference under the theme The Green-Blue Nexus: Forests, Landscapes and Services will take place on 24-27 September 2017 in Halle, Germany. Now abstracts are open to submit for IUFRO LE 2017-2 session on “Ecosystem Services in Changing Forested Landscapes: tradeoffs and land use options at different scales”. [Read more…] about Call for abstracts IUFRO 8.01.02
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ESP Asia Regional Office in collaboration with the Gyeonggi Provincial Government, organized the first DMZ International Forum on Applying Ecosystem Services for Transboundary Nature Management on 13-15 of June. The theme of the forum was “Connecting People and Nature for Peace”, while the event took place in the DMZ Eco-tourism Support Center in Paju-si.
IPBES is calling for expert reviewers with relevant knowledge and/or experience to participate in the first external review for the IPBES global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services. The deadline to submit your comments is 15 August 2017. [Read more…] about IPBES: Call for Experts Review of Global Assessment
A new study with topic Sustainability Whack-a-mole is available online now. It looks at how ecosystem assessments often overlook “distant, diffuse and delayed” impacts. One example is how improved regulations of Chinese and European forests have led to deforestation in the tropics due to increased Chinese and European biomass imports. [Read more…] about A new study on ecosystem sustainability management available online