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SYKE - Finnish Environment Institute (Finland)DCE - Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus University (Denmark)EC JRC - European Commission, Joint Research CentreIRSTEA - National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture (France)CEH - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (United Kingdom)Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra)UFZ - Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (Germany)CIENS - Oslo Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental and Social Researchpeer

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Are you optimistic about our environmental future?
28 November 2017
The Partnership for European Environmental Research (PEER) is hosting a celebration event in Brussels on the 28th November 2017 to reflect – together with stakeholders - on past successes and look forward to future research challenges. The event ...
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NOS – the new free software for the analysis of ecological networks
06 October 2017, JRC
A new, free software suite for the analysis of ecological networks has been released. The suite, which is named ‘NOS’ (Node Overlap and Segregation Software) and whose features are described in detail in a recently published paper led by JRC ...
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The MEKROU project – promoting sustainability in the Mékrou basin
05 October 2017, JRC
A scientific-technical workshop organised by the JRC and the AGRHYMET Regional Centre was held in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) from 19-23 September 2017 with the technical services of the national ministries (Agriculture and Hydrology) and ...
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New scientific report confirms positive economic trends for EU fishing fleet
29 September 2017, JRC
According to the latest Annual Economic Report, the overall economic performance of the EU fleet improved again in 2015. While still marginally profitable in 2009, the EU fleet registered record-high net profits of EUR 798 million in 2015, and ...
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Climate insurance is rarely well thought out in agriculture
27 September 2017, Biodiversity and Land Use, UFZ
Internationally subsidised agricultural insurance is intended to protect farmers in developing countries from the effects of climate change. However, it can also lead to undesirable ecological and social side effects, as UFZ researchers and their US ...
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Positive cropping season in Russia, Ukraine and Turkey
25 September 2017, JRC
Three issues in the JRC MARS Bulletin global outlook series were published today: on Russia, Turkey and Ukraine....
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Hope for improving protection of the reticulated python
20 September 2017, Biodiversity and Land Use, UFZ
Trading in skins of the reticulated python is such a lucrative business that illegal exports are rising sharply and existing trade restrictions are being circumvented on a large scale. This is endangering the stability of populations. Therefore, ...
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Fuel from waste and electricity?
20 September 2017, Environmental Technologies, UFZ
Production of drop-in fuel from biomass and electric energy by combined microbial and electrochemical conversion...
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Continued positive outlook for summer crops
18 September 2017, JRC
According to the JRC MARS crop monitoring Bulletin for Europe, published today, favourable conditions prevailed in most of France, Germany and the Benelux countries. In Mediterranean regions and eastern Europe, heatwaves and low precipitation ...
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Black Sea water temperatures may buck global trend
15 September 2017, JRC
Average surface temperatures of the Black Sea may not have risen, according to the surprising results of a new study from the JRC....
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