In May this year, LifeWatch Italy was invited to join the COST Action CA20125 - Applications For Zoosporic Parasites In Aquatic Systems – in short: ParAqua. The main aims of this project are to organise and coordinate an innovative and dynamic network of academia researchers,...
The University of Salento has published a call for applications for a research grant entitled "Semantic technologies for biodiversity and ecosystem research to support the LifeWatchPlus distributed Data Center and the LifeWatch ERIC community" for LifeWatch Italy in the framework of the LifeWatchPlus and CIR01_0028 projects...
Calling everyone with a thirst for knowledge! Introducing LifeWatching: the new WebTV for biodiversity research in Europe. The LifeWatching Science Channel is a free, multi-themed platform, available on any device, at any time, providing you with your fill of up-to-date, on-the-ground videos from key players...
We are back for another season! The first LifeWatch ERIC podcast season focused on the Internal Joint Initiative, the construction of Virtual Research Environments (VREs), and the second drew on the five validation cases used to develop those VREs. Season Three starts up on 20 July 2022, moving a little outside the...
The University of Salento has published a call for application for a research grant entitled, “Development of geospatial models supporting web services for the study of biodiversity and ecosystem change scenarios” within Lifewatch Italia and PON Lifewatchplus and CIR01_0028_468154 (Scientific Manager Prof. Alberto Basset). The...
We are delighted to announce the 2022 edition of the ENVRI Community International Summer School. And this summer, we are back in person!  The Summer School, now at its fifth edition, is organised by ENVRI-FAIR and LifeWatch ERIC and will take place in Lecce, Italy, from 10–15...
Environmental education as a tool for teaching inclusion. Palazzo Marchesale – Melpignano. On 31 May 2022, at the Palazzo Marchesale of the Municipality of Melpignano, the closing event of the activities between schools and universities of the project “young sustainability ambassadors: Environmental education as a...
We invite all biodiversity scientists to fill in this survey, which aims to identify gaps and trends in the ways in which biodiversity scientists access and use data in their research, by asking participants to describe use cases from their previous or projected work experience....