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Investigating species richness and beta diversity patterns in pastured grasslands in the European Alps

Investigating species richness and beta diversity patterns in pastured grasslands in the European Alps

Using eLTER long-term site data, a recently published article by Veronika Fontana et al. investigates beta biodiversity patterns in pastured grasslands in the European Alps.

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G7's GSO accepts Global Ecosystem Research Infrastructure initiative as a use case during high level meeting in China

G7's GSO accepts Global Ecosystem Research Infrastructure initiative as a use case during high level meeting in China

Improving knowledge about ecosystem functioning is essential for addressing the crucial challenges of managing limited natural resources in a sustainable manner, to assure long-term human wellbeing on the planet. The Global Ecosystem Research Infrastructure initiative (GERI) aims at establishing indispensable infrastructures across continents. GERI was discussed in a high level conference of the G7 Group of Senior Officials (GSO) in Shanghai last week, and approved as a GSO use case.

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