Usually, IGB researcher Michael Monaghan is studying the biological diversity of freshwater organisms. But currently everything is different. Michael is organising a database of experts for Berlin to conduct corona virus tests.
The workshop "The Blue Sector at the Crossroad – Moving Aquaculture Into More Sustainable Waters" looked at strategies for a more intensive but sustainable use of fish, mussels, crustaceans or algae in aquacultures.
Getting to know the new IGB director Luc De Meester. Where is he from, and where does he want to go with IGB and its staff? On his first days in office, he told us about what motivates him, and what plans he has.
The plethora of raw data and unlinked information that we gather too rarely lead to real knowledge and understanding, says Jonathan Jeschke. In an interview, the ecologist talks about how to shed light on “knowledge in the dark”.