Invitation to the CLIMATE Special Issue “Social Ecological Systems, Climate and Global Change”

This Special Issue was inspired by the IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations) 8.01.02 Landscape Ecology conference “The Green–Blue Nexus”. The topic addresses the conflict between provisioning services (biomass, food, fodder, etc. = the “Green”) and regulating services (e.g., drinking water provisioning, irrigation water, flood and erosion control = …

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The first MOOC on Landscape Ecology

First MOOC focused on Landscape Ecology was prepared by ETH Zurich & WSL. Participants learn theory, methods and tools to understand the landscapes we live in and to solve landscape-related environmental problems. the course is available online.

GMBA Mountain Biodiversity and Human Wellbeing survey

GMBA is carrying out a first coarse assessment of the state of, trends in, and relations between biodiversity, ecosystem services, human wellbeing, and direct drivers in the world’s mountains. Please click here to take the survey and share your knowledge about the mountain social-ecological system(s) you are working on! It …

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PostDoc position in Remote Sensing for Hydromorphological applications

Post-doc position within MONHYSENSE project (Monitoring and characterizing Hydromorphology at the reach scale by emerging Remote Sensing technologies). Project job description: The main objective of the MONHYSENSE project is to develop an appropriate operational methodology using novel Remote Sensing (RS) technologies to monitor and characterize the Hydromorphological (HYMO) status of …

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