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A Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies sponsored research program

The Yale Biodiversity and Global Change (BGC) Center is an interdisciplinary hub for research and education. Its activities and events link scientists, students, and practitioners – at Yale and beyond – who are engaged in the environmental, biological, informatics, policy, or health aspects and implications of global biodiversity change. The Center is sponsored by the Yale Institute of Biospheric Studies (YIBS).

Program News

Event Date:
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 9:00am
Biodiversity change is ultimately an aggregate of manifold changes playing out at the level of single individuals and their interactions with others and the environment. How...
Event Date:
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 6:00pm to Friday, June 14, 2019 - 9:00pm
About AniMove: Animal Movement Analysis summer school is offered as a two-week professional training course, that targets students, researchers and conservation...

Program News

Brett Jesmer, a postdoctoral associate with the Max-Planck Yale Center for Biodiversity Movement and Global Change, is the 2019 recipient of the prestigious George Mercer...
Dr. Guralnick will present a talk that bridges from informatics approaches and creating large-scale data repositories for trait information to the use of those resources to...
Animal tracking technologies have advanced rapidly over the past two decades, leading growing stockpiles of high quality, high resolution movement data. Analytical techniques...