Project Repository

The list contains 159 biodiversity related projects, initiatives and platforms relevant to the EU BON project.
It gives a short introduction to the project and general metadata (acronym, full title, funding period, coordination and keywords based on field of interest).

Other useful repositories:
EEA list of EU research projects about biodiversity and ecosystems
EuMon database for monitoring networks
DaEuMon database for the monitoring schemes
JRC list of data portals and databases

Acronym Full Title Thematics Area of interest EC/FP Country (lead institution) Funding period (start) Funding period (end)
MEDINA Marine Ecosystem Dynamics and Indicators for North Africa Earth observation 7
Metabird Viability of bird metapopulations Biodiversity 5
MIDI-CHIP Designing and testing DNA microarrays as a molecular tool to monitor the diversity of freshwater cyanobacteria in European lakes Biodiversity 5
Modelkey Models for Assessing and Forecasting the Impact of Environmental Key Pollutants on Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems and Biodiversity Biodiversity 6
MS.MONINA Multi-scale Service for Monitoring Natura 2000 Habitats of European Community Interest remote sensing 7
NETBIOME-CSA Strengthening European research cooperation for smart and sustainable management of tropical and subtropical biodiversity in outermost regions and overseas countries and territories 2013-05-02 2016-05-01
OBSERVE Strengthening and development of Earth Observation activities for the environment in the Balkan area Earth observation 7
OMNISCIENS Odour monitoring and information system based on citizen and technology innovative sensors citizen science 7
OpenUp! DE
PALMS Palm harvest impacts in tropical forests Biodiversity 7 2009-01-01 2013-12-31
Parronet European network on invasive parakeets: Understanding invasion dynamics and risks to agriculture and society COST
PASCALIS Protocols for the assessment and conservation of aquatic life in the subsurface Biodiversity 5
PESI A Pan-European species-directories infrastructure taxonomic backbone Biodiversity 7 NL 2008-05-01 2011-04-30
PGR Forum European crop wild relative diversity assessment and conservation forum Biodiversity 5
PLANET Platform for the deployment and operation of heterogeneous networked cooperating objects 7 Germany 2010-01-01 2014-09-30
Plant Dispersal Dynamics of plant dispersal-related traits in fragmented European habitats: consequences for species survival and landscape management Biodiversity 5
PROBIOPRISE Creating a European Platform for SMEs and other stakeholders to develop a research programme for pro-biodiversity business Biodiversity 6
pro-iBiosphere Coordination and policy development in preparation for a European Open Biodiversity Knowledge Management System, addressing Acquisition, Curation, Synthesis, Interoperability and Dissemination Biodiversity 7 NL 2012-09-01 2014-08-31
RACE Risk Assessment of Chytridiomycosis to European Amphibian Biodiversity Biodiversity, wildlife diseases 7 UK 2009-03-01 2014-02-28
Recipe Reconciling commercial exploitation of peat with biodiversity in peatland ecosystems Biodiversity 5