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…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
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:
Added by Alexa Michel on June 5, 2018 at 9:01 — No Comments
the chair of ICP Forests, Marco Ferretti, and the PCC would like to express their gratitude to the Latvian State Forest Research Institute “Silava” and the Joint Stock Company “Latvia’s State Forests” for hosting the 7th ICP Forests Scientific Conference!…Continue
Added by Anne-Katrin Prescher on June 1, 2018 at 12:25 — No Comments
Dear ICP Forests Community,
as a Programme under the Air Convention (CLRTAP) our work has preliminarily to be seen within the context of the Convention work. In order to facilitate access to key documents elaborated by the Working Group on Effects (WGE) and adopted by the Executive Body of the Convention here the link to the most recent workplan is given:…Continue
Added by Walter Seidling on May 17, 2018 at 11:30 — No Comments
We are happy to announce the online publication of the ICP Forests 2017 Executive Report.
The report focuses on
It is available for download from the ICP Forests…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on April 5, 2018 at 14:43 — No Comments
the final report from the 20th Needle/Leaf Interlaboratory Comparison Test is available. You find detail information and the download here. Keep in mind that the re-qualification procedure – if needed - must be finished till 1st of…Continue
Added by Alfred FÜRST on January 17, 2018 at 9:00 — No Comments
Added by Anne-Katrin Prescher on December 20, 2017 at 14:16 — No Comments
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
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…Continue
Added by Alexa Michel on December 18, 2017 at 11:08 — No Comments
Together with 31 participants we had a successful meeting of the heads of the labs in Pallanza! The meeting was very well organized by Aldo Marchetto and his team. We discussed the results of the last deposition and foliar ring tests and had presentations about measuring of samples with low concentrations, the determine weak acids in deposition, actual information about the data base, data submission and new features, proposal for better coding of the methods for C-CO3 and Corg, aqua regia…Continue
Added by Nils König on October 6, 2017 at 12:43 — No Comments
Dear members of the ICP Forests community,
The chair of ICP Forests, Marco Ferretti, and the PCC would like to express their gratitude to all colleagues of the ICP Forests community that joined and contributed to the 125th Anniversary Congress of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).
The congress took place last week in Freiburg, Germany, welcoming more than 2000 participants. In more than…Continue
Added by Anne-Katrin Prescher on September 26, 2017 at 15:49 — No Comments
having attended the 3rd Joint Session of the Working Group on Effects (WGE) and the Steering Body to EMEP from 11-15 September 2017 at Geneva, I want to point to the fact that all basic documents for that meeting are available at the UNECE website. Of relevance for the ICP Forests community is especially the "2017 joint progress report on policy-relevant scientific findings" (ECE/EB.AIR/GE.1/2017/3-ECE/EB.AIR/WG.12017/3) and the "Progress report by the Programme…Continue
Added by Walter Seidling on September 19, 2017 at 10:47 — No Comments