Together with 30 participants from 16 countries we had a successful meeting of the heads of the labs in Brasov/Romania from 5th till 6th of September 2019! The meeting was very well organized by Dora Lucaci and her team. We discussed the results of the last ring tests (water, foliage and soil). Limits for heavy metals (Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Ni, Pb and Zn) in water samples were fixed and water ringtest will be performed annually. The future of aqua regia digestion from soil…Continue
Added by Alfred FÜRST on September 24, 2019 at 10:00 — No Comments
Dear members of the ICP Forests community,
Next week, 29 Sep – 05 Oct 2019, the XXV IUFRO World Congress will take place in Curitiba, Brazil.
Again, the interesting congress program is featuring several oral and poster presentations of the ICP Forests community. A compilation of the presentations can be downloaded here:…Continue
Added by Anne-Katrin Prescher on September 23, 2019 at 14:30 — No Comments
The Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia (EANET) would like to announce the redesign of their data request registration and download system together with the revamping of the EANET website.
Please have a look at the attached document for further…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on August 28, 2019 at 13:42 — No Comments
The joint MSC-E & CCC & CEIP Status Report “Transboundary particulate matter, photo-oxidants, acidifying and eutrophying components” can be downloaded from http://emep.int/publ/emep2019_publications.html
Country specific reports and a report…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on August 28, 2019 at 12:30 — No Comments
The 8th conference of the International Nitrogen Initiative (INI 2020) will be the meeting point for scientists from all over the world who are dealing with reactive nitrogen compounds in agriculture, industry, traffic, soil, water and air.
At INI 2020, scientists and delegates are invited to present findings…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on July 31, 2019 at 12:00 — No Comments
The joint MSC-E & CCC & CEIP & INERIS Status Report “Assessment of transboundary pollution by toxic substances: Heavy metals and POPs” can be downloaded from the MSC-E website: http://en.msceast.org/reports/2_2019.pdf.
All reports and supplementary materials are available online on the MSC-E webpage:…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on July 31, 2019 at 12:00 — No Comments
Kai is a senior expert of soil science and forest hydrology. Over the last six years, Kai served as the head of the Soil and Land-use Management unit at the Dresden…Continue
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The deadline for abstract submission to the XXV IUFRO World Congress has been extended to 10 January 2019.
Once again, we would like to advertise session B4g on Long-Term Forest Monitoring Networks for Evaluating Responses to Environmental Change.
The session aims to attract scientists, managers and stakeholders who are keen to understand large-scale, long-term effects of rapidly changing environmental drivers on forest…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on December 21, 2018 at 17:50 — No Comments
The Chairman of ICP Forests and the team at the Programme Co-ordinating Centre wish you happy holidays and a peaceful and healthy new year 2019!
Marco Ferretti, Chairman of ICP Forests
Till Kirchner, Alexa Michel, Anne-Katrin Prescher,…
Added by Alexa Michel on December 17, 2018 at 11:10 — No Comments
We are pleased to announce the online publication of the ICP Forests 2018 Executive Report on long-term monitoring of forest ecosystem compartments, organism responses to environmental stress, and modelling environmental stress in forest ecosystems.
You can download this report from the…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on December 14, 2018 at 11:40 — No Comments
All members of the Expert Panels on Crown Condition and Damage Causes, Soil & Soil Solution, Foliage & Litterfall, Deposition, and QA/QC in the Labs can now register for the next Combined EP Meeting in Brussels on the website of this meeting; registration closes on 1 March…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on December 13, 2018 at 13:30 — No Comments
We are happy to announce the online publication of the ICP Forests Brief No 3 titled Ozone concentrations are decreasing but exposure remains high in European forests. You can download this brochure from the ICP Forests website. Printed copies will be available soon.
Added by Alexa Michel on December 3, 2018 at 16:30 — No Comments
The Romanian National Institute for Research and Development in Forestry celebrated its 85th anniversary by means of an international scientific conference from 17–21 September 2018. During the celebration, the name giver of the institute, Professor Marin Drăcea (1885–1958), was honoured as the promoter of modern silviculture in Romanian forestry and a bust of him was…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on October 11, 2018 at 9:49 — No Comments
We are happy to inform you that the 2018 Technical Report of ICP Forests - Forest Condition in Europe is now available online.
With best wishes
Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP…
Added by Alexa Michel on October 9, 2018 at 15:00 — No Comments
The position of the Head of PCC is announced by the Thuenen Institute to be filled according to the conditions described in the linked advertisement: 18-164-WO-engl_0.pdf. Please, consider an application by yourself or forward the application to those who might be interested.
Added by Walter Seidling on September 15, 2018 at 9:30 — No Comments
The Polish Forest Research Institute invite all laboratories that perform deposition and soil solution analyses in ICP-Forests programme to participate in the 9th Working Ring Test in order to assess the quality of the deposition and soil solution data collected in the ICP Programme on the Intensive Monitoring of Forest Ecosystems (EC-UN/ECE ICP Forests).…
Added by Alfred FÜRST on September 14, 2018 at 14:00 — No Comments
The Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) in Oslo is looking for a researcher in catchment biogeochemistry with a strong interest in water chemistry in semi-natural boreal and temperate catchments, and an understanding of long-term biogeochemical change, including acid-base chemistry, related to air pollution and climate.…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on June 27, 2018 at 11:32 — No Comments
The draft minutes from the ICP Forests Task Force meeting in Riga, 24-25 May 2018, are now available on the ICP Forests website. Their final version will be adopted at the next Task Force meeting in 2019.
Added by Alexa Michel on June 25, 2018 at 11:12 — No Comments
We are very happy and proud to announce that yesterday evening the study on "Environment and host as large-scale controls of ectomycorrhizal fungi“ by Sietse van der Linde and others (2018) was published in Nature. Please, have a look at https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0189-9. …Continue
Added by Anne-Katrin Prescher on June 7, 2018 at 18:00 — No Comments