Value of biodiversity for commercial forest production is up to five times higher than total costs of conservation

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(Photo: Tilo Arnhold, iDiv)

New software will automatically recognize plant traits

In a collaborative project, scientists from Germany and Tunisia develop a software that automatically extracts information on plants from herbarium specimen.

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(Picture: Herbarium Haussknecht)

A plan for a new generation of scenarios for IPBES


iDiv hosted an international workshop of the IPBES expert group “Scenarios and Models” in Leipzig

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(Photo: Stefan Bernhardt)

H. Pereira discusses first global map of genetic diversity in Science


The scientist of iDiv and MLU highlights the implications of a new study for conservation and identifies important avenues for future research.


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(Photo: Kathleen Preißler)


24 Oct sDiv working group sPLOT III Location: iDiv House
26 Oct Seminar Series – sPlot 12.30 pm - 02.00 pm Location: BIO CITY LEIPZIG, BBZ Lecture Hall
02 Nov Seminar Series with Franziska Beran and Astrid Groot 12.30 pm - 02.00 pm Location: BIO CITY LEIPZIG, BBZ-Rooms 1.1 and 1.2
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