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Environmental monitoring and assessment news

Here we present news items about environmental monitoring and assessment, a special mission within SLU.

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WRAM is part of the new e-infrastructure SBDI that is officially launched 4 October

The Swedish LifeWatch consortium will end at the end of 2021 and is replaced by the Swedish biodiversity data infrastructure consortium SBDI. WRAM continues the collaboration in a similar way. SLU

Video from the seminar; Individual-based tree modelling for remote sensing data

This is a recording from the seminar presented by Arne Pommerening at the 24th of September. It is part of Environmental Statistics - a Statistics@SLU seminar series about statistics for

Video from the seminar; Statistical methods for evaluation of temporal trends in environmental data

This is a recording from the seminar presented by Claudia von Brömssen at the 27th of August. It is part of Environmental Statistics - a Statistics@SLU seminar series about statistics for

Data management plan released

Have a look at DCU:s data management plan template that complies with requirements from VR, Formas, Naturvårdsverket, and Science Europe. Apart from being required by funding and research

Researchers and authorities discussed new environmental monitoring methods at SLU

On November 7 a workshop was held, to identify species and species communities using molecular methods, at SLU for researchers and authorities. The goal was to learn from each other and start using

Drug usage measured in the sewage water from Uppsala

A researcher from the Department of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment have, on behalf of SVT Uppsala and UNT, analysed samples of the sewage water in Uppsala to estimate the illegal drug use in Uppsala

Biodiversity in watercourses is better monitored with environmental DNA

Studies of macroinvertebrate fauna are an important part of environmental monitoring of watercourses. Today, samples are often taken using a net, followed by a manual examination of the diversity of

Live stream SMAS lectures 2021

On 11–12 May SLU´s senior environmental assessment specialists will share their expertise at popular science lectures, open to everyone. In 2021, all lectures will be held in Swedish. Learn more

SLU focuses on the value of water

Today, March 22, is the World Water Day, which this year has an extra focus on how we value water and its provision of ecosystem services. At SLU, we pay a little extra attention to water issues and

Acidified or just acid?

The Nordic countries assess the acidification of lakes and watercourses very differently. Researchers of SLU have together with Norwegian and Finnish colleagues suggested a new harmonized assessment

Extending and intensifying the environmental monitoring and assessment objective

SLU strives to make environmental data available, useable and quality controlled. All data from our environmental monitoring and assessment should come with a quality declaration and ensure

SLU is introducing stricter environmental requirements

A sharp decrease in air travel is one of five new measures to be implemented at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in a bid to reduce the university’s environmental impact. All