31.0% of the agricultural land in the Szczawnica commune, PL Carpathians, may currently be experiencing secondary forest succession, new study reveals

Paper recently published by N. Kolecka et al. shows that according to LIDAR data 31.0% of the agricultural land in the Szczawnica commune, PL Carpathians, may currently be experiencing secondary forest succession. The paper Mapping Secondary Forest Succession on Abandoned Agricultural Land with LiDAR Point Clouds and Terrestrial Photography is …

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Mountain Research Initiative and Perth III Photography Competition

The Mountain Research Initiative is coordinating an international photography competition in conjunction with the scientific conference “Mountains of Our Future Earth“, which will be held in Perth, Scotland this October. The competition is open to everyone, from amateurs and scientists to professional photographers from all over the world. Deadline: 31 …

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S4C Newsflash call for news

If you want to share your Carpathian news with S4C Community, please post it on S4C LinkedIn group, send it to dkaim@gis.geo.uj.edu.pl or consult this link – http://bit.ly/1ecVmdn

ALPARC recruits a chief for international projects

ALPARC is looking for a highly motivated person to be integrated into its team in the function of chief for international projects. Location: Chambery, France. See list of requirements, including language. Beginning: 1st August 2015 Deadline for application is June 15,2015.  Information at the their website. Please note that their …

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