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Past events 2015
The Bolin days at Stockholm University.
Seminars for all people interested in climate.
Download the programme here.
October 23 PhD Dissertation Johanna Hedlund "Climate change effects on migratory birds and on the ecology and behaviour of the willow warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus)"  
April 17 Steering committee meeting.  
March 11 Seminar "Changing ecological relationships among plants, birds, and insects, with a focus on invasive shrubs with bird-dispersed seeds.” Professor Rickard Primarck, Boston University.  
March 11 Symposium "Phenological change and ecological interactions" Keynote speaker: Professor Rickard Primarck.  
March 10 Seminar "The hottest topics in conservation
biology (from the Editor of Biological Conservation
". Professor Rickard Primarck, Boston University.
March 5 PhD dissertation Fernando Jaramillo "Changes in the Freshwater System - Distinguishing Climate and Landscape Drivers".  
February 10 Ekoklim release pub. Short presentations
of the papers in Ekoklim's Special Issue in Ambio.
February 1 Publication of Ekoklim's special issue in Ambio.  
Past events 2014
November 27 A Smart Carbon Tax for a Stable Climate - A Science Forum Debate organized by the Bolin Centre for Climate Research.  
November 21 PhD dissertation Johanna Mård Karlsson
"Arctic Water System Change and its Interactions with Permafrost and Ecosystem Changes"
November 19-20 The Bolin days at Stockholm University.
Seminars for all people interested in climate. Download the programme here
October 9 Steering committee meeting.  
May 22 The 2014 Bolin lecture for climate research:
"The role of the carbon cycle in regulating climate" Corinne Le Quéré, Univ East Anglia & Tyndall Centre for Climate Research.
May 21 Science Forum "A Land/Sea-Scape Perspective on Climate: Science to Policy". Invited speakers: Corinne Le Quéré, Patrick Crill, Sara Cousins and Emily Boyd.
Arranged by: Ekoklim och Bolincentret.
Download the programme here!
April 23 Steering Committee meeting.  
March 21 PhD dissertation Marianne Pasanen-Mortensen "Anthropogenic impact on predator guilds and ecosystem processes - Apex predator extinctions, land use and climate change.  
March 19 Steering Committee meeting.  
February 11

Licentiate seminar Johanna Hedlund "Effects of climate change on phenology in the willow warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus)". Department of Zoology.

January 31 Steering Committee meeting.  
January 21 PhD dissertation Arvid Bergsten "Spatial complexity and fit between ecology and management - Making sense of patterns in fragmented landscapes"  
January 20 Seminar Emily Minor, UIC. "People, birds, and bees: causes and consequences of environmental heterogeneity in the city". The SRC Lobby, Kräftriket 2C.  
Past events 2013  
December 11 Steering Committee meeting.  
November 26 Ekoklim Day. Presentations from PhD students, postdocs and researchers within Ekoklim.  
November 20 Seminar at Stockholm Resilience Centre "Beyond Reserves: Securing Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in the Countryside" Chase D. Mendenhall, Center for Conservation Biology at Stanford University.  
November 6 Steering Committee meeting.  
September 29 Mälarkonferens 2013, organised by the County Administration Boards in Stockholm, Södermanland, Uppsala, Västmanland och Örebro. Ekoklim's Georgina Destouni participates with a presentation titled "The water we drink and bathe in" [In Swedish].  
September 10 Steering Committee meeting.  
June 5 PhD dissertation"Seed Mobility and connectivity in changing rural landscapes"Alistair Auffret  
May 31 PhD dissertation "Managing for biodiversity and ecosystem services in a context of farmland abandonment" Cibele Queiroz.  
May 30 Seminar "A social-ecological approach to identfy local development risks and opportunities: insights from Southern Transylvania, Romania". Professor Joern Fischer, Faculty of Sustainability at Leuphana University Lueneburg, Germany.  
May 23 Stockholm Talks on Ecology and Climate." "Climate change impacts on species extinctions - what do we know and what might happen?" Prof. Georgina Mace, Imperial College London, UK.  
May 22 Steering Committee meeting.  
April 12 PhD dissertation "To survive and reproduce in a cyclic environment – demography and conservation of the Arctic fox in Scandinavia". Tomas Meijer.  
April 10 Stockholm Talks on Ecology and Climate. "Responses of wild life and society to climate change". Prof. Camille Parmesan, University of Texas at Austin, US.  
April 9 Lecture for associate professorship: "Kaskader och regimskiften i terrestra däggdjurssamhällen". Bodil Elmhagen.  
April 3 PhD dissertation "Hydro-Climatic Change in Irrigated World Regions" Shilpa M. Asokan.  
March 26 Seminar "Global change and the temporal dynamics of ecological networks: the role of resource switching, adaptive morphological traits and diversification", Jofre Carnicer Cols.  
March 22 Stockholm Talks on Ecology and Climate and the international World Water Day: "Water and Climate" Georgia Destouni, Stockholm University.  
March 11 PhD dissertation "Arctic Climate and Water Change: Information Relevance for Assessment and Adaptation" Arvid Bring.  
March 8 Stockholm Talks on Ecology and Climate. "In search of effective strategies to mitigate biodiversity loss on European farmland". Prof. David Kleijn, Wageningen University, Netherlands.  
March 6 Steering Committee meeting.  
January 31 Steering Committee meeting.  
Past events 2012  
December 13 Steering Committee meeting.  
November 29-30 Ekoklim Workshop, Tovetorp. More information.  
November 23 Seminar "Flow over complex terrain: Steep Alpine slopes and arrays of wind turbines". Marc Parlange. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.  
November 21 Ekoklim seminar - Research by Ekoklim postdocs and PhD students.
Click here for programme.
October 24 Steering Committee meeting.  
October 23 Seminar "New theories for modeling environmental extremes: From precipitation, to sediment, to tracer dispersal" Efi Foufoula-Georgiou, University of Minnesota. Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology.  
October 22 Master thesis seminar "The response of the wolverine (Gulo gulo) to the decline of top predators, lynx (Lynx lynx) and wolf (Canis lupus), and environmental fluctuations in Scandinavia" Hussein Khalil. The Department of Zoology.  
October 11 Seminar: "Plant populations and climate change: demography, dispersal and spatial dynamics". Olav Skarpaas, Norwegian Institute for Nature Research. The Department of Botany.  
October 9 Licentiate seminar: "Late Pleistocene demographic change in two cold-adapted species: ancient DNA evidence from collared lemmings and woolly mammoths". Eleftheria Palkopoulou, Dept of Zoology.  
September 26 Steering Committee meeting.  
September 7 Steering Committee meeting.  
June 5 Licentiate seminar: "Mesopredator abundance under alternative ecosystem states". Marianne Pasanen-Mortensen, Dept. of Zoology.  
June 1 Steering Committee meeting.  
May 25 Bert Bolin Centre seminar: "The climate during the past 10 000 years (the Holocene)". Dr Sherilyn Fritz.  
May 8 Licentiate seminar: "Palaeogenetic reconstruction of end-Pleistocene recolonisation dynamics in arctic lemmings and ptarmigan". Vendela Kempe, Dept. of Zoology.  
April 18 Seminar: "Clines, genes and adaptation to climate change in a montane leaf beetle", Prof. Elizabeth Dahlhoff, Santa Clara University.  
April 13 Seminar: "Modelling the role of the terrestrial biosphere in the earth's climate system", Prof. Thomas Hickler, Goethe-University Frankfurt.  
April 3 Ekoklim afternoon at Stockholm Resilience Centre. Presentations of Ekoklim research on ecosystem services and adaptive governance.  
April 3 Steering Committee meeting  
February 21 Ekoklim afternoon at Zootis.
Presentations of Ekoklim research.
January 26 Steering Committee meeting  
Past events 2011
December 15 Steering Committee meeting  
November 21 PhD dissertation: Quantifying the spreading and risk of water pollution through hydrological catchments: a solute travel time-based scenario approach. Klas Persson, Dept of Physical Geography and Quaternary Ecology.  
November 8 Seminar: Insects and climate warming: "Some like it hot” or “Too hot to handle”? Dimitry Musolin, St Petersburg State University.  
November 8 Steering Committee meeting  
October 18 Ekoklim afternoon at Botan.
Presentations of Ekoklim research.
October 17 Seminar: "The paradox of enrichment and other tales of nutrient limitation to plants and insects." John Bishop, Washington State University.  
October 10 Seminar: "Re-thinking the role of consumers in primary succession: View from a volcano" John Bishop, Washington State University.  
September 15 Steering Committee meeting at 15.00  
August 30 Seminar: "Connectivity conservation in fragmented landscapes: an integrated analytical framework with a diversity of applications". Stockholm Resilience Centre (Kräftriket 2B)  
August 25 Ekoklim Publication Meeting.  
August 23 Seminar: "Hydropower, salmon and water management - On innovative management options to prevent loss of ecosystem services provided by Chinook salmon in California: Overcoming effects of climate change". Marisa Escobar, SEI-US Center.  
May 30 Helen Moor, new PhD student within Ekoklim, presents her research plan: Wetland Plant Metacommunities under Climate Change - a Trait-based Approach.  
May 30 Steering Committee meeting  
May 25 Seminar:"Consequences of global and regional climate change for wildflowers and animals in the Colorado Rocky Mountains" Prof David W. Inouye, University of Maryland.  
May 19 Excursion to Mälardalen for all Ekoklim collaborators  
May 10 Prof Lenore Fahrig visits INK for scientific discussions and a field excursion.  
May 4 Seminars in Hydrology. When: 10-12.  
April 27 + May 6 Interesting workshop! Introduction to Network Analysis. The SES Modeling and Visualization lab at Stockholm Resilience Centre.  
March 16 Steering Committee meeting  

March 10

Ekoklim Day at INK, schedule see Mondo  
March 9 Ekoklim seminar "Indirect effects of top predators in terrestrial food webs" Dr. John Maron, University of Montana, USA  
February 14 Ekoklim seminar "Winners and losers in a fragmented world". Erik Öckinger, Dept of Ecology, SLU.  
January 26 Steering Committte meeting  
January 26 Master thesis presentation "Habitat Preferences in Ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) Regarding Landscape Structure at Multiple Scales" Therese Hedström, Dept of Zoology, Stockholm University.  
Past events 2010    
November 10 Steering Committe meeting  
October 18 Ekoklim seminar "Demographic compensation and tipping points in climate-induced range shifts" Dr Bill Morris, Duke University, North Carolina, USA.  
September 23 Kick-off day for all Ekoklim people  
June 14 Ekoklim seminar: "Modelling the effect of climate change on biodiversity in Quebec, Canada" Dr. Sylvie de Bois, McCill University, Canada.  
February 23 Meeting with people from MIA, Lake Mälaren Inner Archipelago Life Project  
February 9 Conceptual model meeting  
Release pub with speedtalk presentations of the articles in Ekoklim's Special Issue in Ambio. February 2015.
Science Forum, May 2014
Ekoklim Day, November 2013
Seminar series, spring 2013
Excursion to Mälardalen, May 19, 2011
Viggeby: Decomposition and ecosystem services in wetlands
Selaön: Climate and land use change - Effects on biodiversity,
seed bank persistence, small remnant habitats
Selaön: Climate and land use change - Effects on biodiversity,
seed bank persistence, small remnant habitats
Lunch at Selaön