Camille Musseau (BIBS project) and her colleagues started a new citizen science project aiming to understand the effect of urbanization on freshwater macro-invertebrates colonization of small artificial freshwater systems: www.urbanjungleponds.org.
BBIB's director Prof. Dr. Rillig was interviewed by the "Berliner Zeitung" about the planned building (in German).
BIBS workshop: Conservation of soil microbial biodiversity
Soils harbour an enormous diversity of organisms that in turn drive their ecological functioning, but many question relevant for conservation issues are unanswered. Participation upon invitation.
Exhibition - New research building for biodiversity research
Exhibition opening of the architecture competition: Monday, May 29, 2017, 4 pm in the foyer of the Institute for Biology, plant physiology and microbiology building, Freie Universität Berlin, Königin-Luise-Straße 12-14, 14195 Berlin.
Exhibition of the competition contributions: May 30, 2017 - June 13, 2017, 9.00 am - 6 pm
BIBS annual meeting
The whole project community met at 28th and 29th March to discuss the current status of the BIBS project.