Scattered marine cave biodiversity data to find home in new database WoRCS, Project Report

  • 13/09/2016
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    Considered “biodiversity reservoirs,” underwater caves are yet to be explored with only a few thoroughly researched areas in the world. Furthermore, species diversity and distributional data is currently scattered enough to seriously hinder conservation status assessments, which is of urgent need due to planned and uncontrolled coastal urbanization. Thereby, a large international team of scientists, […]

    Empowering stakeholders: FP7 project EU BON shares know-how on biodiversity data policies

  • 28/03/2016
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    Engagement with relevant political authorities and other stakeholders is of crucial importance for a research project, making sure its objectives are in tune with the real-world problems and its results provide adapted solutions. The EU-funded FP7 project Building the European Biodiversity Observation Network (EU BON) shares the outcomes, lessons learned and conclusions from a series […]