Long-Term Ecosystem Research for sustainability under global changes: Findings and challenges of ILTER from local to global scales.


9-13 October 2016 in the Kruger National Park, South Africa

The International LTER Network is pleased to announce its first global Open Science Meeting open to all experts involved in LTER, interested researchers and stakeholders. ILTER is a 'network of networks', a global network of research sites located in a wide array of ecosystems. ILTER's focus is on long-term, site-based research and monitoring.

Topical research themes will be addressed in plenary, break-away sessions and workshops. Experience from site-based to global LTER in one conference at a world-class biodiversity destination, and take advantage of ample opportunities for networking and coordination across ecosystems.
ILTER will also use the opportunity to engage a range of powerful international partners of LTER in global change research and policy.

Details and registrations:

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2nd annoucement of the ILTER training course in nitrogen cycle: June 16-24, 2016, Japan

Online registration (by January 30th, 2016):
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1st announcement of the ILTER web


Source: Hideaki Shibata, Chair of local organizing team of the ILTER-N training course 2016

Location: Hokkaido University and Uryu Experimental Forest, Japan PDF icon ILTER-N_Trainning_Japan_June2016_2nd-Circular.pdf

Workshop "A parte do solo...Que a vista não alcança - Gestão do solo no sistema montado"

Location: Grândola: Auditório Municipal “Cine Granadeiro” PDF icon WS Solo.pdf

O objectivo deste evento foi divulgar os resultados do projecto (FCT-LTER/BIA-BEC/0048/2009) que permitiu a criação do Sítio LTER Montado e gerar novas colaborações e interacções entre instituições e investigadores. More information: Presentation Available

Location: Lisboa – Anfiteatro FCUL (Edif. C1) PDF icon Workshop LTsER Montado_2015_Programa_0.pdf