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Novus IV workshop successfully completed!

We held the last workshop of the Novus RCN from Sept. 28-29! Thirty participants from seven nations gathered at Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest in New Hampshire to discuss past progress and new directions in biogeochemical response to disturbance. The format of the … Continue reading

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Beetle outbreaks: some perspective

Check out this interesting article from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies about the historic/paleoecological context for modern beetle outbreaks in the western U.S. This features Novus participants including Jesse Morris. http://e360.yale.edu/features/small-pests-big-problems-the-global-spread-of-bark-beetles

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AMQUA/CANQUA call for sessions

CANQUA – AMQUA 2018 Call for session proposals Joint meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations, Ottawa, Canada, August 7-11 2018 The CANQUA – AMQUA 2018 Organizing Committee invites proposals for sessions of interest to the Quaternary research community. … Continue reading

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Associate Editor positions– British Ecological Society journals

The British Ecological Society is looking for active ecological researchers to join the Editorial Boards of Functional Ecology, Journal of Animal Ecology, Journal of Applied Ecology, Journal of Ecology and Methods in Ecology and Evolution. The full details are here Apply by September 1, … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Position in Long-Term Earth System Change

A postdoctoral position is available focused on the temporal aspects of interactions among biogeochemistry, paleoecology, and global change. The postdoc will perform original research on topics in paleoenvironmental change, especially related to long-term biogeochemistry and disturbance, in collaboration with supervisor … Continue reading

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AGU session: Integrating Data and Models in Paleoclimatology and Paleoecology: Current Approaches, Emerging Challenges, and Next Steps

There is another good Novus-relevant AGU session, for your consideration and potential abstract submission in the next few days. It is being co-organized by Simon Goring who can be contacted with any questions:<simon.j.goring@gmail.com> Session ID#: 26532 Session Description: A key … Continue reading

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AGU session: Cross-Scale Inferences into the Biogeochemical Impacts of Forest Disturbance: Knowledge from Modern, Paleo, and Modeling Techniques

If you are considering presenting at the American Geophysical Union meeting in December (New Orleans!), please consider submitting your abstract to the following session, which is strongly Novus-themed. Submit by August 2 here. Feel free to contact Dr. Tara Hudiburg with any … Continue reading

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