German conference on defragmentation on March 27

The Federal Agency for Nature Conservation in Germany will arrange a national conference about the German Defragmentation Programme and results from some scientific investigations. The conference will take place in Berlin on March 27, 2017. The talks will be held in German. More information can be found here (in German) >>

Post conference website launched!

Post conference website launched!

At last, after many months of refinements of content and technical details, the post conference website of IENE 2016 is now open for the public! In addition to the website itself, the conference has also produced several short videos with speakers from the conference about their projects and research. Visit the website here: postconf.iene.info See […]

Railway Technology article about animal casualties on railway refer to IENE

The article is referring to the IENE project COST341 and it’s report Habitat Fragmentation due to Transportation Infrastructure: The European Review. Read the article: The underdog: preventing animal casualties on railways

New maps and graphs about IENE members

New maps and graphs about IENE members

The website has been updated with new maps and graphs about the IENE members. IENE has today almost 390 individual members from 51 countries around the world. See all new maps, graphs and statistics about the IENE network here >>  

ITTECOP call for project proposals on infrastructure and biodiversity

Since last month, the French Ministry in charge of the Environment and Transport, in association with 9 infrastructure operators (railways, waterways, roads, eletricity and gaz), the Environment agency and the Research Foundation for Biodiversity has launched a call for proposals focused on, but not restricted to, interactions between Infrastructure and biodiversity, with a special highlight […]

Steering committee meeting – February 7, 2017

Meeting summary*: The meeting discussed the results from the IENE members survey and the organisation of an upcoming planning meeting in Barcelona about the development of the future IENE. The meeting also contained reports from ongoing and planned projects, such as progress reports from the project International map of defragmentation, the IGELI project and the […]

Steering committee meeting – January 10, 2017

Meeting summary*: The meeting contained reports from ongoing and planned projects. Discussions about the development of the network, GA and Awards etc. continued. The members survey was still open for answers, so no result could be presented. The secretariat reported that IENE got 5 new members since the last SC meeting (from Germany, Spain and […]

Seasons greetings from the Secretariat

The IENE Secretariat would like to wish you all a joyful winter holiday and a happy new 2017!

Steering committee meeting – December 5, 2016

The meeting contained discussions about the organisation of the future IENE, cooperation projects, the publication platform in Frontiers, the secretariat budget for next year and the planning of the IENE 2018 conference. The secretariat reported that IENE has got 3 new members since the last SC meeting (from Ireland and United Kingdom).

Steering committee meeting – November 3, 2016

In order to make the work of the Steering committee (SC) more transparent to all members, the SC has decided to regularly publish short summaries of their meetings on the website.