Entries by mcollmonton

October 2018 – Introductory and Advanced EwE courses (ICM-CSIC, Barcelona, Spain)

We organized two courses, back-to-back: a three-day introductory course, and a two-day specialized course, on modeling with Ecopath with Ecosim: INTRODUCTION TO FOOD WEB MODELLING WITH ECOPATH WITH ECOSIM ADVANCED SPATIAL – TEMPORAL MODELLING WITH ECOSPACE Teachers: Marta Coll, Jeroen Steenbeek The introductory course discussed basic concepts and modelling procedures of aquatic ecosystems using the […]

March 2018 – Course on Modeling Species Distributions: Methods and Applications, with emphasis on Bayesian Modelling (ICM-CSIC, Barcelona, Spain)

Organization of specialized course from the 27th February to 2nd March 2018, at the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC), Barcelona, Spain. Teacher: Dr. Maria Gracia Pennino, Dr. David Conesa, Dr. Joaquín Martínez Minaya Species Distribution Models (SDMs) are now widely used in many research fields for several purposes across terrestrial, freshwater, and marine realms. In […]

New postdoctoral position in ecological modelling

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN ECOLOGICAL MODELLING TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF THE INVASIVE SNOW CRAB ON THE BARENTS SEA ECOSYSTEM Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA, Oslo) and Akvaplan-niva (APN, Tromsø), Norway POSTDOCTORAL POSITION WITHIN THE EISA PROJECT A Postdoc position for 24 months is available at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research connected to the […]

February 2018 – Stakeholders Workshop “Recent research about small pelagic fish at ICM” (ICM-CSIC, Barcelona, Spain)

We organized a first workshop with the fisheries associations and representatives of the small pelagic fisheries “Recerca actual sobre els peixos petits pelàgics al ICM” to introduce them two of our new projects PELWEB and SPELMED, which aim at investigating recent trends of small pelagic fish in the Western Mediterranean Sea, at the Institute of […]

Scientists Warning to Humanity

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