Resources Vegetation Ecology Research Group
The page forest edge serves for the information transfer and exchange to the topic ecological improvement of forest edges (in German only).
Daniel Hepenstrick Daniel Hepenstrick informs informally and personally about further education, news and excursions in the field of field botany (in German only).
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Eurasian Dry Grassland Group (EDGG)
The EDGG (with Jürgen Dengler as co-founder and co-chair) is an international network, dealing with all aspects of ecology and conservation of the natural and semi-natural grasslands of the Palaearctic biogeographic realm. It has over 1300 members from more than 60 countries, and anybody interested can join free of charge. Particularly attractive is Palaearctic Grasslands, the open access journal of EDGG, published 5x per year and comprising next to scientific articles, also reports, news and photo stories with aesthetic shots of grasslands and their organisms.
International Association for Vegetation Science (IAVS)
Vegetation Classification and Survey (VCS)
Big international vegetation-plot databases have become a major tool in modern vegetation science. A Swiss national vegetation database is currently in preparation by the research group: