Val Veny, Courmayeur
Linking Vegetation and Plant Trait Databases pdf
4 - 6 mar 2013
The 12th workshop of the German working group on vegetation databases will be hosted by the new German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) in Leipzig, Germany.
Vegetation and plant trait databases are in the main focus of the workshop
The organizers particularly invite contributions on:
1. Linking trait and vegetation databases
2. Functional aspects of vegetation classification
3. Testing significance of adaptive traits
4. Functional biodiversity
5. Functional significance of vegetation change
6. Advances in building, linking and analysing vegetation databases
Also the submission of contributions associated with the general aims of the Working Group, such as the presentation of new methods, new software tools, or new databases, is possible.
The official vegetation database meeting period is scheduled from:
Monday, 4th March 13:00 until Wednesday, 6th March 12:00.
Provisionally, Monday, 4th March, 9:00-12:00 has been reserved for workshops, software demonstration or other optional meetings.
Online registration will be available soon via iDiv’s homepage (www.iDiv-biodiversity.de). Please register for participation in the 12th meeting on vegetation databases and submit title and abstract for posters and talks until 20th January 2013. Registered participants will receive updated information via email.