Veronika Gergócs attended a course in Bergen (Norway) titled: ’ForBio course: Soil mites (Acari) – taxonomy, biology, and ecology’. The aim of the course was to provide a complex knowledge about the soil mites – their taxonomy, biology, and ecology, especially about their functions in soil and their importance in bioindication. The participants learned about […]
On the occasion of Earth Day, a festival was held at Budapest ZOO on 19-22 April 2018. This time, the topic of the event was ’water’. With the purpose of informing general public on the importance of water, our institute presented its novel educational material on soil-water system. In the frame of the program, soil […]
Norbert Flórián, Veronika Gergócs and Orsolya Márton took part in the course entitled: ’COST ACTION KEYSOM – 2nd Training School: Linking Soil Biodiversity with Soil Organic Matter Dynamics’. It was held in Zurich (Switzerland) from 20 to 23 March 2018. In the frame of this training our members obtained a comprehensive overview of the tools […]
Orsolya Marton attended the workshop entitled ’Eukaryotic Metabarcoding’, held in Berlin (Germany) from 26 February to 2 March 2018. The workshop gave an overview of metabarcoding procedures with an emphasis on practical problem-solving and hands-on work using analysis pipelines on real datasets.