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FORBIOSENSING PARTICIPATION IN IMWM CONFERENCE

On 27th and 28th of October the Institute of Meteorology and Water Management – National Research Institute organized a conference “Current climate changes in Poland – biodiversity – adaptation actions”. We had a pleasure to participate in the event...

STUDY VISIT OF HUNGARIAN REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PROJECT

On 27th of October 2017 the Department of Natural Forests in Białowieża was visited by representatives of the National Contact Point of LIFE Programme in Hungary. Adrienn Szatmári and Veronika Bokor from the Ministry of Agriculture responsible for projects from sub-programme for the Environment, for Nature and Biodiversity and Szinai Péter from the National Park of Balaton Uplands were our quests.
The National Contact Point of LIFE Programme in Hungary is conducting currently a project LIFE Capacity Building in Hungary and due to that its representatives visit several LIFE projects run successfully in Poland. The aim of the study visit, wh...

EXPERIENCE EXCHANGE IN THE FRAMEWORK OF LIFE PROJECTS

The General Directorate for Environmental Protection and the Forest Research Institute has signed an agreement connected with cooperation and networking activities between  LIFE15 GIE/PL/000758 „You have right to effective protection of nature”...

FINAL CONFERENCE OF OBSERVATREE PROJECT WITH FORBIOSENSING PROJECT PARTICIPATION

On 14th of September 2017 we had a chance to participate in a conference summarizing LIFE ObservaTREE project – an integrated early warning system for tree pests and diseases using citizen science which we had some nice and fruitful cooperation with. Besides celebrating achievements of this pioneering LIFE ObservaTREE project there were also presented networking projects co-funded by LIFE programme, a.o. LIFE+ ForBioSensing project.
The main aim of the conference was to share developed methods in the scope of early warning system for tree pests and diseases, gained experience and to present plans for the future connected with the project continuation. Additionally, during the p...

INAUGURAL GFBI CONFERENCE & JOINT GFBI-FECS SYMPOSIUM

On September 6-9, 2017, we participated in Inaugural Global Forest Biodiversity Initiative Conference & GFBI-FECS Joint Symposium “Forest Researchin the Big Data Era”, held at the Beijing Forestry University in China. The conference was a chance to exchange information on a wide range of projects in the broader ecology context, with particular focus on those where large data sets are processed (a.k.a. “Big Data").
During the conference Krzysztof Stereńczak, PhD, gave a presentation entitled "Forest monitoring - landscape scale at the single tree level" , where he presented LIFE+ ForBioSensing ongoing works and results. The conference was also a chance to exc...