Biodiversity Summit (COP13) in Mexico

What Has Been Decided at the Biodiversity Summit (COP13) in Mexico?

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More than 160 countries committed themselves at the 13th biodiversity summit in Mexico. What are the most important milestones?

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2017: Business As Usual?

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Reinout Verbeke

2017: Business as usual? Check our greeting card!

Plants will be planted in these gabions. (photo: Jérôme Constant)

A Simple Solution to Make the Leopold Park Pond Healthy Again

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Jonas Van Boxel

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences wants to bring back biodiversity in the neighbouring Leopold Park by rehabilitating a natural bank around the pond.

Our young colleague Leonard Dewaele won the Steven Cohen Award for Student Research.

Young Palaeontologist Awarded For Seal Evolution Research

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Reinout Verbeke

Our collaborator Leonard Dewaele has received the Steven Cohen Award for Student Research. It is an acknowledgement for his work on seal evolution.

The stranded sunfish in a bassin in Sea Life Blankenberge. (photo: Jan Haelters - RBINS)

Ocean Sunfish Stranded On the Belgian Coast

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Jonas Van Boxel

A young ocean sunfish (Mola mola) has stranded on the beach of De Haan. The animal was alive and has been taken to the Sea Life Blankenberge, but the chances of survival are slim.


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