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New Atlas for Kharaa Yeröö River Basin in Mongolia

Mongolia is characterised by water scarcity as well as dynamic changes and conflicts of water use in the water sector. IGB is f.i. responsible for the Kharaa Yeröö River Basin Atlas.
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Foundation of the "Alliance for Freshwater Life"

Experts from all over the world have developed the basis for a global network for improving research, protection and public outreach in the field of freshwater biodiversity.
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Soapbox Science autumn edition

On Tuesday, 7th November, Soapbox Science comes back to Berlin: this time, the female scientists will present their exciting research at the Berlin Science Week 2017 at Potsdamer Platz.
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The Microbiome of our Earth

A huge international research collaboration catalogued the planet’s microbial diversity at unprecedented scale and compiled the world's first reference database of bacteria colonising our planet.
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Flagship species could help protect freshwaters

83 per cent of all the world’s threatened freshwater species occur in the same areas as the “imposing” freshwater species examined within the study – all of which are potential ambassadors for their ecosystem.

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