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- Vacancy: PhD Grants at the University of Lisbon (Portugal) — Last modified August 03, 2015 14:03
- The University of Lisbon is calling for applications to its EARTHSYSTEMS PhD program (Lisbon Doctoral School on Earth System Science), which covers all topics of Earth System Science including Meteorology, Oceanography and Climate. 8 Grants are available, to start on 1st January 2016, with applications closing by the end of September 2015.
- Vacancy: Post-doctoral Fellowship at CNRM (France) — Last modified July 31, 2015 09:49
- Post-doctoral fellowship at CNRM (CNRM-GAME, UMR 3589 - METEO-FRANCE, CNRS)
- Announcement: Postdoctoral and Graduate studies Fellowships Competition — Last modified June 23, 2015 09:09
- We are pleased to provide you with information on competitions for the 2015-16 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships and Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships – Canada’s most prestigious and highest valued awards for postdoctoral researchers and doctoral students today.
- New in Journal Science: A Guidebook for Ecosystem Services — Last modified May 22, 2015 08:19
- A team of investors, development organizations, conservationists, economists, and ecologists have published in the journal Science six natural science principles to ensure success of Payments for Ecosystem Services, mechanisms that have helped preserve carbon stocks stored in Madagascar's rainforests, maintain wildlife populations important for tourism in Tanzania, and protect watersheds in France by working with local farmers.
- Modern irrigation systems boost carbon emissions — Last modified May 22, 2015 08:17
- As water scarcity increases in the Mediterranean, there is pressure on the agriculture industry to reduce water losses, improve efficiency and boost water productivity. In recent years, government-subsidized pressurized irrigation systems have replaced traditional low-efficiency surface irrigation schemes in many countries, in an attempt to minimize water losses and improve efficiency.
- Conservation buffers please the eye, protect the landscape — Last modified May 18, 2015 09:20
- Researchers know that adding natural buffers to the farm landscape can stop soil from vanishing. Now a scientist at Washington State University has found that more buffers are better, both for pleasing the eye and slowing erosion.
- Sweet apple leaves a bitter taste for farmers in the Valley — Last modified May 18, 2015 09:13
- In Srinagar, apples are no longer sweet for the farmers. Unprecedented hail storm coupled with untimely rains have wreaked havoc to the fruit orchards in Kashmir.
- Use seeds after chemical treatment, farmers told — Last modified April 28, 2015 13:06
- Deccan Herald. New Delhi, 24 April 2015
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 15 April 2015 — Last modified April 20, 2015 09:56
- Climate Change Job Vacancies Update - 15 April 2015
- "Challenges in Meteorology 4" at the Croatian Meteorological Society (Croatia) — Last modified May 07, 2015 10:23
- The Fourth scientific-professional conference Challenges in meteorology 4 of the Croatian Meteorological Society will take place from 24 - 25 November 2015 at the Kras Auditorium in Zagreb, Croatia.