Alexa Michel's Blog (33)

Dr Kai Schwärzel new Head of the Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP Forests

We are very pleased to announce that Dr Kai Schwärzel will soon act as the new Head of the Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP Forests under the UNECE Air Convention.

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…

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Added by Alexa Michel on March 13, 2019 at 11:39 — No Comments

International Cross-Comparison Course Crown Condition (Central and Northern Europe), Chorin, Germany, 3-6 June 2019

The 1st Announcement of the International Cross-Comparison Course Crown Condition with detailed information on this meeting has been published. More information on the ICP Forests website.

Best wishes

Alexa Michel,…

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Added by Alexa Michel on February 19, 2019 at 14:15 — No Comments

XXV IUFRO World Congress - Deadline extension until 10 January 2019

Dear colleagues,

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…

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Added by Alexa Michel on December 21, 2018 at 17:50 — No Comments

Season's Greetings

Dear members of the ICP Forests website community,

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,…

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Added by Alexa Michel on December 17, 2018 at 11:10 — No Comments

ICP Forests 2018 Executive Report now available online

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…

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Added by Alexa Michel on December 14, 2018 at 11:40 — No Comments

Registration open for next Combined EP Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, 25-29 March 2019

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…

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Added by Alexa Michel on December 13, 2018 at 13:30 — No Comments

ICP Forests Brief No 3 now available online

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.

With…

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Added by Alexa Michel on December 3, 2018 at 16:30 — No Comments

ICP Forests scientists receive Marin Drăcea Award

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…

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Added by Alexa Michel on October 11, 2018 at 9:49 — No Comments

ICP Forests 2018 Technical Report now available online

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

Alexa Michel

Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP…

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Added by Alexa Michel on October 9, 2018 at 15:00 — No Comments

Position open for catchment biogeochemist at Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA), Oslo

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.…

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Added by Alexa Michel on June 27, 2018 at 11:32 — No Comments

Draft minutes from the 2018 ICP Forests Task Force meeting available online

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

Diversity — Open Access Journal of Biodiversity invites manuscripts on lichen diversity and biomonitoring for special issue

Diversity (ISSN 1424-2818; CODEN: DIVEC6) is an open access journal on the science of biodiversity published quarterly online by MDPI.

They encourage researchers to send their manuscript on the following topics:

  • Empirical studies on the effects emerging air pollutants on lichen communities;
  • Investigating environmental factors, as covariates of lichen diversity;
  • Temporal…
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Added by Alexa Michel on June 5, 2018 at 9:01 — No Comments

ICP Forests 2017 Executive Report available online

We are happy to announce the online publication of the ICP Forests 2017 Executive Report.

The report focuses on

  • Nitrogen budgets in forest stands
  • Nitrification in tree canopies
  • Mosses and nitrogen fixation by epiphytic bacteria
  • Predisposing factors for Acute Oak Decline
  • Measuring and interpreting changes in stem increment.

It is available for download from the ICP Forests…

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Added by Alexa Michel on April 5, 2018 at 14:43 — No Comments

ICP Forests 2017 Technical Report available online

We are happy to announce the online publication of the ICP Forests 2017 Technical Report. You can download the report and the online supplement from the ICP Forests website.

With best wishes for the holiday season
Alexa Michel, Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP Forests

Added by Alexa Michel on December 18, 2017 at 15:11 — No Comments

9th ICP Forests Soil Interlaboratory Comparison

The Croatian Forest Research Institute is glad to invite laboratories to participate in the 9th ICP Forests Soil Interlaboratory Comparison in 2018. All necessary information you can find here.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Ms Tamara Jakovljevic (tamaraj@sumins.hr) from the Croatian Forest Research Institute.

Added by Alexa Michel on December 18, 2017 at 11:08 — No Comments

Website clean-up over the summer

Dear website discussion group leaders,

I would very much appreciate it if you took some time over the summer to look at your groups on this website and delete the ones that are not actively used anymore OR initiate the discussion once more.

Thanks so much!
Alexa

Added by Alexa Michel on July 4, 2017 at 11:19 — No Comments

Wanted: Your pictures on the ICP Forests website

Dear members of the ICP Forests website community,

I have uploaded a few pictures from this year's Expert Panel Meeting in Zagreb - thanks Nenad! - and Scientific Conference and Task Force Meeting in Bucharest - thanks Ovidiu!

Please remember to upload pictures to the website from any ICP Forests meetings, field work, forest ecosystems that you would like to share. I also always look for pictures for ICP Forests reports and this is a great source. Thank…

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Added by Alexa Michel on July 4, 2017 at 11:09 — No Comments

Thank-you letter from ICP Forests lead country to former Chairman of ICP Forests Mr Michael Köhl

On behalf of the ICP Forests lead country and all members of ICP Forests, Mr Clemens Neumann, Head of the Directorate 5 at the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, expresses his sincerest thanks to former Chairman of ICP Forests, Mr Michael Köhl, for more than ten years of work for ICP Forests. For the complete thank-you letter please follow this link.

Added by Alexa Michel on April 7, 2017 at 14:26 — No Comments

Dr Marco Ferretti new Chairman of ICP Forests

The Programme Co-ordinating Centre of ICP Forests is very happy to announce that Dr Marco Ferretti from the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL has been appointed as new Chairman of ICP Forests by the German Ministry of Food and Agriculture. Marco has been very active in this programme for many years and we are very happy about this decision.

Nomination…

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Added by Alexa Michel on February 7, 2017 at 13:06 — No Comments

Next ICP Forests Expert Panel Meeting - Event information and registration

Dear members of the ICP Forests community,

On behalf of the local organizers, Ms Tamara Jakovljević and Mr Nenad Potočić, please find…

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Added by Alexa Michel on February 6, 2017 at 13:09 — No Comments

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