iBOL News & Events
iBOL welcomes Donald Hobern as its new Executive Secretary. He comes to iBOL from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) in Copenhagen, Denmark.
$1.1M project largely funded by a grant awarded to Marko Mutanen, iBOL’s Finnish representative, by the Academy of Finland.
In honour of Earth Day, iBOL is inviting citizens around the world to #IlluminateBiodiversity by posting a favourite picture or story of our living planet on social media.
The 8th iBOL Conference (#iBOL2019) will be held in Trondheim, Central Norway between June 17-20, 2019.
iBOL Members in Portugal help organize the 20th Iberian Symposium on Marine Biology Studies in Braga, Portugal, from 9 – 12 September 2019.
The Centre for Biodiversity Genomics (CBG) at the University of Guelph, Canada received a 3-year award from the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF) in February 2019 to help support its involvement in BIOSCAN
A new environmental DNA (eDNA) metabarcoding project will leverage $2.6 million in new funding over three years to monitor and assess the health of Canada’s freshwater systems with unprecedented speed.
New opportunities for DNA-based biodiversity surveillance in the Canadian Arctic have opened as a result of a $1.8 million contribution agreement.