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Co-Leads:

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Gary GellerJet Propulsion Laboratory

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Ilaria PalumboJoint Research Centre

Working Group Statistics

Realm studied
Earth Observation approach
Gender Balance

63.8%
Male

35.5%
Female

Geographic Zone studied
Geographic zone studied in detail

143 Working Group Members

Ecosystem Structure
First name Last name Institute Country or Region Realm studied Earth Observation Working Group Observation Network
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Franziska SchrodtUniversity of Nottingham

Country or Region: United Kingdom
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Paola MairotaUniversità degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Robert GuralnickFlorida Museum of Natural History

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Gregory AsnerCarnegie Institution for Science

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Julien RadouxUniversité catholique de Louvain

Country or Region: Belgium
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Eastern Europe, Central and Western Europe
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Moses Azong ChoCouncil for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Country or Region: South Africa
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied:
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John ConnollyDublin City University

Country or Region: Ireland
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: North America, Central Asia, Central and Western Europe
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Yubao QiuInstitute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth

Country or Region: China
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central Asia
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Brian O´ConnorUN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC)

Country or Region: United Kingdom
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Enrique MontesUniversity of South Florida

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Michael GillNatureServe

Country or Region: Canada
Realm studied: Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Lars EklundhLund University

Country or Region: Sweden
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: North Africa, Central and Western Europe
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Vania ProençaUniversity of Lisbon

Country or Region: Portugal
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Cristina Domingo-MarimonCREAF

Country or Region: Spain
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Hannes FeilhauerFAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Michael FoersterTechnische Universität Berlin

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Central and Western Europe
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Michael Murray-HudsonOkavango Research Institute

Country or Region: Botswana
Realm studied: Freshwater, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied:
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Sander MucherWageningen Environmental Research

Sander Mucher is senior researcher Remote Sensing and GIS at Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra), within the team Earth Observation and Environmental Informatics. Active for more than 22 years.
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Marc PaganiniEuropean Space Agency

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Zoltan SzantoiJoint Research Centre

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Tom BarryCAFF

Country or Region: Iceland
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Mao-Ning TuanmuAcademia Sinica

Country or Region: Taiwan
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Phoebe ZarnetskeMichigan State University

I study how biotic interactions, species invasions, ​biophysical feedbacks, geodiversity, and climate change affect patterns of biodiversity. Spatial & Community Ecology Lab: http://www.msu.edu/~plz
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Allison LeidnerNASA / ASTS

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Gary GellerJet Propulsion Laboratory

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Pedro J. LeitãoTechnische Universität Braunschweig

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Uta HeidenDLR

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Carribbean, Eastern Europe, Central and Western Europe
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Michael SchaepmanUniversity of Zurich

Country or Region: Switzerland
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Bert ToxopeusUniversity of Twente

Country or Region: Netherlands
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Stefanie HolzwarthDLR

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Takem Agbor DelphineNational Institute of Cartography

Country or Region: Cameroon
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central Africa, West Africa
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Nicky AllsoppSouth African Environmental Observation Network

Country or Region: South Africa
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied:
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Andreas HuthHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Hooman LatifiUniversity of Würzburg

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America, South Asia, Central and Western Europe
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Eva IvitsEuropean Environment Agency

Country or Region: Denmark
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Ralph AdewoyeForestry Research Institute of Nigeria

Country or Region: Nigeria
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South Africa, East Africa and adjacent islands, Central Africa, West Africa
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Abel RamoeloCouncil for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Country or Region: South Africa
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied:
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Andrew HansenMontana State University

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Mesoamerica, North America, Central Africa
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Janet FranklinUniversity of California

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Carribbean, North America, Oceania
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Domingo Alcaraz-SeguraUniversidad de Granada

Country or Region: Spain
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America, North America, North Africa, Central and Western Europe
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Fabian FassnachtInsitute for Geography and Geoecology (ifgg)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America, Central and Western Europe
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Carlos PadovaniBrazilian Agricultural Research Corporation

Country or Region: Brazil
Realm studied: Freshwater, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South America
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Néstor FernándezGerman Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

Task Force on EBV Data
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Marco HeurichBavarian Forest National Park

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Isabel RosaGerman Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

I am interested in modeling land use and land cover change at multiple spatial and temporal scales, and its impacts on biodiversity. I am part of GEOBON working group on Ecosystem Structure.
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Shadrack NgeneKenya Wildlife Service

Country or Region: Kenya
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied:
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Terence DawsonKing´s College London

Country or Region: United Kingdom
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Angela LauschHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied:
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Teja KattenbornInstitute for Geography and Geoecology (ifgg)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Kate HeMurray State University

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Freshwater, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Tiejun WangUniversity of Twente

I am a spatial ecologist at the Faculty ITC, University of Twente. I am interested in the intersection between geo-information, biodiversity and conservation.
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Palma BlondaCNR-IIA

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Eastern Europe, Central and Western Europe
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Roshanak DarvishzadehUniversity of Twente

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Nicholas CoopsUniversity of British Columbia

Country or Region: Canada
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Artur GilUniversity of the Azores

Country or Region: Portugal
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe, Atlantic Ocean
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Sop TeneKwetcheGerman Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

Plant ecologist and Data Manager of the IUCN SSC A.P.E.S. database, identifying, requesting, processing, archiving and sharing survey data on great ape populations across their range (Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Bonobos and Orangutans)
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Sarah AsamEURAC Research

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central Asia, Central and Western Europe
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Aidin NiamirSenckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Institute

Postdoctoral Researcher Biodiversity Informatics and Scenarios
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Andreas MüllerDLR

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Ruth SonnenscheinEURAC Research

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Andrew SkidmoreUniversity Twente

Interested in remote sensing and EBVs. More information on my homepage
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Sergio Cerdeira-EstradaComisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad (CONABIO)

Is working for the National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity in Mexico City, in earth observation approach remote sensing and in-situ. He is the marine monitoring coordinator.
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Mark CostelloUniversity of Auckland

Country or Region: New Zealand
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Elva EscobarUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de México

I am a benthic ecologist, my interest is the biodiversity and macroecology of the deep sea ecosystems in Mexico useful to better conservation and decision making. The information that we gather is available in the open access portal of UNINMAR.
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Gregorio BigattiIBIOMAR-CONICET

Country or Region: Argentina
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South America, Atlantic Ocean, Antarctic Ocean
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Roger SayreU.S. Geological Survey

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Antonio MarquesUniversity of São Paulo

Country or Region: Brazil
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Frank Muller-KargerUniversity of South Florida

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Miguel FernandezNatureServe

Country or Region: Bolivia
Realm studied: Freshwater, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South America, Carribbean, Mesoamerica, North America
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Karla Locher-KrauseHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America, Central and Western Europe
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Cornelia KrugUniversity of Zurich

Country or Region: Switzerland
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South Africa, Central and Western Europe
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Carlos GuerraGerman Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Kristen J. WilliamsCSIRO

Country or Region: Australia
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Ilaria PalumboJoint Research Centre

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Duccio RocchiniFondazione Edmund Mach

Country or Region: Italy
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Hiroyuki MuraokaGifu University

Country or Region: Japan
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: High Artic, Svalbard
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Ghada El SerafyDeltares

Country or Region: Netherlands
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Ruben Van De KerchoveVITO

Country or Region: Belgium
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Sebastian SchmidtleinKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied:
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Joan MasóCREAF

Country or Region: Spain
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Eastern Europe
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Martin WegmannUniversity of Würzburg

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Central Africa, West Africa, North Africa, Central and Western Europe
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Renaud MathieuCouncil for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Country or Region: South Africa
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied:
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Marion StellmesFreie Universität Berlin

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South Africa, South-East Asia, Central and Western Europe
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Aimee ClassenUniversity of Vermont

I am an ecosystem, soil and global change ecologist and my work focuses on how shifting biotic (e.g., biodiversity) and abiotic (e.g., temperature) factors impact ecosystem function.
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Laetitia NavarroGerman Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: N.A.
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Lina Estupinan-SuarezInstituto Humboldt

Country or Region: Colombia
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America
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Maria Londono MurciaInstituto Humboldt

Country or Region: Colombia
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South America
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Theodore KarfakisTerra Sylvestris non-governmental organisation

I am the director of the Kalamos island Biological field station. My interests are in data and their direct use in biodiversity conservation, sustainable development and environmental justice.
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Matthew C. HansenUniversity of Maryland

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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W. Daniel KisslingUniversity of Amsterdam

I am an Associate Professor of Quantitative Biodiversity Science at the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED), University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
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Etienne Fluet-ChouinardUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Freshwater
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Azeroual AbdelhamidFaculté Polydisciplinaire de Khouribga, Université Hassan 1er,

"Only dead fish float with the current; live fish swim against it"
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Max FinlaysonInstitute for Land, Water and Society (ILWS)

Prof Max Finlayson is a wetland ecologist with extensive experience nationally and internationally in the science and management responses to water pollution, mining and agricultural impacts, invasive species, climate change, and human well-being.
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Tatiana V. NikulinaFederal Scientific Center of the East Asia Terrestrial Biodiversity

Country or Region: Russia
Realm studied: Freshwater
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied: North-East Asia, Pacific Ocean
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Elena SayenkoFederal Scientific Center of the East Asia Terrestrial Biodiversity

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Brice MoraCommunications & Systèmes (CS)

Country or Region: France
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Jigme WangchukUgyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research

Country or Region: Bhutan
Realm studied: Freshwater, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Bhutan
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Inti KeithCharles Darwin Foundation

Country or Region: Ecuador
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied: South America, Pacific Ocean
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Bayden RussellUniversity of Hong Kong

Country or Region: China
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Oceania, Pacific Ocean
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Sathaporn MonprapussornSrinakharinwirot University

I am working as lecturer in Department of Geography, Srinakharinwirot University. My research interest is Climate change, ecosystem services, coastal ecosystem and water resources management.
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Ganeshaiah Kotiganahalli N GUniversity of Agricultural Sciences Bengaluru

Country or Region: India
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Florencia SangermanoClark University

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: South America
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Youhua ChenChengdu Institute of Biology

Country or Region: China
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Huawei WanSatellite Environment Center (SEC), Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP)

Country or Region: China
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: North-East Asia
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Kalkidan MulatuWageningen University

I am a PhD candidate at Wageningen University, working on biodiversity monitoring of tropical forests with remote sensing and DNA barcoding techniques. My study site is located in Ethiopia.
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Liping LiInstitute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth

Country or Region: China
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Alim SamatXinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Country or Region: China
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central Asia
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Prince Emeka NdimeleLagos State University, Ojo, Lagos State, Nigeria

I have background in Fisheries and over the years, I have done some studies in environmental toxicology and ecosystem restoration. There are evidences of anthropogenic climate change on aquatic ecosystems.
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Julius MuyizziNational Environment Management Authority (NEMA)

I hold a Master’s Degree in Geo-information Science and Earth Observation for Natural Resources Management, University of Twente, Netherlands and Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science.
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Chen WangSatellite Environment Center (SEC), Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP)

Country or Region: China
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Sarnam SinghIndian Institute of Remote Sensing

Country or Region: India
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Pavan KumarJamia Millia Islamia

My self Pavan Kumar doing Ph.D in Remote Sensing
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Mohamed Ahmed Sidi ChiekhUniversity of Nouakchott

GIS expert working with environmental agencies. Contribute to many research projects in West Africa region and especially in marine protected areas. My main research topic right now is related to the study of seagrass dynamic.
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Meenu RaniGB Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development

Country or Region: India
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach:
Geographic zone studied:
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Antonia OrtmannThünen Institute of Biodiversity

Country or Region: Germany
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Central and Western Europe
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Hemant BadolaFreelance Expert: Biodiversity & Climate Change

Freelance Expert (Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change); formerly: Scientist F & Scientist in-charge, G.B. Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment & Sustainable Development, Sikkim, India
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Xu ZhepingNational Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences

I am focusing on digitization, integration and discovery of Biodiversity and ecosystem data in China. I am also the member of Working Group of CODATA and node manager of GBIF CAS.
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Anila AjayanUniversity of Kerala

I am an optimistic and cheerful person. I have much interest in freshwater ecology and phytoplankton as well.
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Wilfried ThuillerCNRS - Université Grenoble Alpes

Country or Region: France
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Erik PrinsPrins engineering

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Diana Isabel Gomez Marine and Coastal Research Institute "Jose Benito Vives DeAndreis" INVEMAR

I am the head of the research line Organization and Dynamic of Marine Ecosystems in INVEMAR (www.invemar.org.co) in the last 9 years. My group is in charge of the monitoring and all the bioecological research of marine ecosystems.
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Ricardo HarounUniversity of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Expert on Marine Phycology, Conservation and Sustainable Uses of Marine Biota. His current project is "Mapping and Assessing Ecosystem Services in Outermost Regions and European Overseas"
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Giorgio VacchianoUniversità di Milano

Assistant professor in forest management and planning
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Dimitris PoursanidisFoundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (Forth)

Country or Region: Greece
Realm studied: Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: North Africa, Western Asia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Central and Western Europe, Mediterranean
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Ramaiah SoranamManonmaniam Sundaranar University

I am working on fresh water fish ecology, taxonomy and Stream / river ecology of Western Ghats, India. I have been working in these areas for more than 20 years. Currently I am working as Professor (Asso. Professor) in state university.
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Susana OrtizInstituto Humboldt

Country or Region: Colombia
Realm studied: Freshwater, Marine, Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ, N.A.
Geographic zone studied: Australia
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Bibiana GomezInstituto Humboldt

Country or Region: Colombia
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South America
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Billie SwallaFriday Harbor Laboratories; University of Washington

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: North America, Pacific Ocean, Salish Sea
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Wendy MonkEnvironment and Climate Change Canada

Country or Region: Canada
Realm studied: Freshwater
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: North America, Central and Western Europe
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Forest IsbellUniversity of Minnesota

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Ruben ValbuenaUniversity of Cambridge

A Remote Sensing and Forest Science researcher specialized in LIDAR and forest structure
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Erika PodestJet Propulsion Laboratory

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Bill KuninUniversity of Leeds

Interests include: Rare plants and pollinators, Spatial scaling of abundance & diversity.
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Affendi Yang AmriInstitute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), University of Malaya

I am a coral reef ecologist.
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Jillian OoiUniversity of Malaya

Interested in seagrass ecosystems, their distribution patterns and inter-specific interactions, and how seagrass meadows function as habitats for marine fauna such as fish communities and dugongs.
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Anand SebastianKerala Forest Research Institute

Research Fellow at Kerala Forest Research Institute
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Maria Teresa KavanaughOregon State University

Country or Region: USA
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: Global
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Jackson ChuMemorial University of Newfoundland

Country or Region: Canada
Realm studied: Marine
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: North America, Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean
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Qianshuo ZhaoUniversity of Auckland

I am a final year PhD student working on marine ecosystems mapping and MPAs prioritization.
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Hanieh SaeediSenckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Institute

I am interested in understanding the driving ecological and evolutionary process which shape the biodiversity patterns and biogeography of the marine species (shallow and deep-sea), and also in predicting how species richness and distribution ranges
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Amritha K SKFRI

Country or Region: India
Realm studied:
Earth Observation Approach: Remote Sensing, In Situ
Geographic zone studied: South Asia
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Dima ChenInstitute of Botany of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Country or Region: China
Realm studied: Terrestrial
Earth Observation Approach: In Situ
Geographic zone studied: North-East Asia
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Ancuta FedorcaNational Research and Development Institute in Forestry Marin Dracea

My work is on connectivity and conservation, evolutionary processes, and species’ spatial patterns to provide useful information for biodiversity management.