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2017–08–07 Revised proposal of the EuroVegChecklist update procedures See more »

2017–07–31 Virtual Special Issue on European grasslands published online See more »

2017–06–15 EVA Annual Report for 2017 published See more »

2017–06–03 The 2017 EVS Annual Report has been published See more »

2017–05–29 A first draft of the EuroVegChecklist update procedures See more »

2017–05–01 14th Eurasian Grassland Conference, Riga, Latvia, 4-11 July 2017 See more »

2017–04–17 Phytosociological congress in Cabo Verde, 5-7 November 2017 See more »

2017–03–31 EuroVegChecklist interactive online application See more »

2017–01–25 European Red List of Habitats published See more »

2017–01–24 60th Annual Symposium of IAVS, Palermo, Italy, 20-24 June 2017 See more »

2016–12–14 26th EVS Meeting, Bilbao, 13-16 September 2017 - website launched See more »

2016–12–05 EuroVegChecklist published! See more »

2016–11–08 16th workshop on "Vegetation Databases and Natura 2000", Freiburg, Germany, 8-10 March 2017 See more »

2016–10–18 37th meeting of the Eastern Alpine and Dinaric Society for Vegetation Ecology, Prizren, Kosovo, 13-16 July 2017 See more »

2016–06–01 New EVA Coordinating Board elected See more »

2016–05–27 The 2016 EVS Annual Report has been published See more »

2016–05–26 Vegetation of the Czech Republic online See more »

2016–05–23 Proposed revision of the EUNIS habitats classification See more »

2016–04–14 13th Eurasian Grassland Conference, 20-24 September 2016, Sighişoara, Romania See more »

2016–04–09 New EVS Steering Committee See more »

2016–04–04 International Symposium ‘Vegetation diversity in Latin America and Europe: advances for studies and conservation’, 12-15 July 2016, Santiago de Compostela, Spain See more »

2016–02–19 International Symposium "Vegetation and Nature Conservation", 4-7 October 2016, Saint Brieuc, France See more »

2015–10–26 Professor Pierre Quézel (1926-2015) See more »

2015–08–31 New IAVS Working Group: Vegetation Classification See more »

2015–06–05 Future EVS Meetings See more »

2015–03–29 Synoptic tables of French vegetation online See more »

EVA Database

EVA Projects

  • 2017-05-29 Vegetation diversity of northern European boreal and hemi-boreal forests - A. Pyykönen, M. Chytrý [PDF]
  • 2017-05-22 BioScore 3.0 - A species-by-species model to assess anthropogenic impacts on terrestrial biodiversity in Europe - M. Hendriks [PDF]
  • 2017-04-27 β diversity patterns in Europe along altitudinal and latitudinal gradients at multiple scales - M. De Sanctis [PDF]
  • 2017-03-06 Comparing present pollen and vegetation richness across Europe to reconstruct past plant biodiversity - C. Adolf [PDF]
  • 2017-02-10 Species distribution modelling of beech-silver fir mixed forests - L. Baumbach [PDF]
  • 2017-01-31 Quaternary niche and range dynamics in alpine plants - K. Hülber [PDF]
  • 2017-01-27 Vegetation affinity of Pseudocalliergon lycopodioides - T. Peterka [PDF]
  • 2017-01-19 Comparative analysis of petrophytic steppes and outcrops vegetation from Central and Eastern Europe. - I. Vasheniak [PDF]
  • 2017-01-03 Vegetation classification and synecology of Robinia pseudoacacia stands in Europe - M. Vítková [PDF]
  • 2016-11-30 Impacts of farmland abandonment on grassland communities across the European territory - A. Lomba [PDF]
  • 2016-11-15 Accounting for competition between species in large-scale species distribution models - M. de Jonge [PDF]
  • 2016-11-02 Classification and biogeographical analysis of the Brometalia erecti and Festucetalia valesiacae in Central and Eastern Europe - W. Willner [PDF]
  • 2016-10-02 Mediterranean spatial phylogenetics - M. Carboni [PDF]
  • 2016-09-29 Fine-scale species-richness patterns in European grassland vegetation - M. Večeřa, M. Chytrý, J. Dengler [PDF]
  • 2016-09-16 Quercetalia pubescentis communities distribution model in Eastern Europe - V. Prokhorov [PDF]
  • 2016-09-06 Dark diversity and species pool estimates based on species co-occurrences and distribution - M. Pärtel [PDF]
  • 2016-08-30 Scale dependence of macroclimate as explanatory of species‘ distribution and richness patterns with varying spatial resolution - A. H. Schweiger [PDF]
  • 2016-08-22 Which climatic and edaphic parameters drive the co-existence of different plant functional types in European grasslands? - J. Dengler [PDF]
  • 2016-07-26 Range formation of beech forest understory herbs - W. Willner - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2016-05-02 Mixed functional and phytosociological classification reveals alternative patterns of plant community assembly in Mediterranean dry grasslands dominated by Lygeum spartum - R. Guarino, C. Marcenò - CANCELLED [PDF]
  • 2016-03-24 Accounting for biotic interactions in large-scale species distribution models - A. Schipper - REPLACED BY 2016-11-15 [PDF]
  • 2016-03-16 Diversity and syntaxonomic revision of the European Atlantic heathlands (Calluno-Ulicetea) - J. A. Campos, I. Biurrun - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2016-03-11 Increasing similarity in native and non-native functional diversity along altitudinal gradients on islands - B. Lenzner - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2016-01-13 Diversity and syntaxonomic revision of the European ravine and noble-hardwood forests. - D. Zukal, M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2016-01-08 Phytocoenological relationship of plant species of the genus Soldanella sect. Soldanella to vegetation types - M. Valachovič - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2016-01-08 How much biodiversity is in Natura 2000 - S. Hennekens - FINISHED [PDF]
  • 2015-12-15 Identify the relationship between latitude and elevational range for plant species using global species-specific elevational data - J. Dengler, S. Irl, J.-N. Nuppenau - CANCELLED [PDF]
  • 2015-12-11 Robinia pseudoacacia stands in southern parts of Europe - M. Vítková - EXTENDED BY 2017-01-03 [PDF]
  • 2015-12-11 Phenotypic and Genetic Diversity of Pedunculate oak (Quercus robur L.) in Europe – FGErobur - D. Krstonošić - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-12-01 Vegetation affinity of Juncus castaneus and Juncus triglumis - M. Hájek - FINISHED [PDF]
  • 2015-10-13 Relationship between local abundance, regional co-occurence and rangewide niche characteristics in vascular plants - U. Jandt - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-09-21 Geographical distance versus within region differentiation in community assemblies – the example of Sphagnum rich habitats in Central Europe - F. Jansen - CANCELLED [PDF]
  • 2015-09-10 Pattern of alpha and beta diversity in European mountains: a case study on high altitude vegetation - Z. Balová, J. Šibík, M. Havašová - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-09-04 Ecological niches and spatial distribution of the two invasive Impatiens species (glandulifera, parviflora) and their native congener (noli-tangere) in Europe - J. Dengler - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-07-30 Review of grassland habitats of the EUNIS habitats classification - S. Hennekens - FINISHED [PDF]
  • 2015-07-29 Spatial variability of transition dune habitats at European scale. - S. Del Vecchio - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-04-27 Historic time-lags, non-equilibrium dynamics and spatiotemporal shifts in European plant communities - J.-C. Svenning - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-06-18 Numerical classification of the wet meadow vegetation in the Atlantic region of Western Europe - C. Levointurier-Vajda (replaced by P. Delbosc), M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-06-09 Estimation of Ellenberg Indicator Values for SE Europe from vegetation data - F. Attorre - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-04-28 Evolution of the genus Rhinanthus (Orobanchaceae) - V. Mossion - CANCELLED [PDF]
  • 2015-03-08 Sedum hispanicum vegetation - P. Petřík - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-03-04 Weed vegetation of Europe - U. Šilc - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2015-03-03 Variability of mire vegetation on a European scale - M. Hájek, B. Jiménez-Alfaro - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-12-16 Alpine grasslands in European mountains – comparison, delimitation and variability - J. Šibík, B. Jiménez-Alfaro - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-11-12 Predicting plant demography across geographic ranges: what can we infer from correlative distribution models? - Ú. FitzPatrick - CANCELLED [PDF]
  • 2014-10-22 Spring vegetation types of the Mecsek Mts. - J. Csiky - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-10-13 Floristic classification of the European beech forests - W. Willner - FINISHED [PDF]
  • 2014-09-15 Vegetation diversity and patterns of mesic grasslands (Arrhenatheretalia) in Europe - M. P. Rodríguez‐Rojo - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-07-28 Fine-scale species-richness patterns in European forest vegetation - M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-07-28 Diversity and syntaxonomic revision of the European oak-hornbeam forests - M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-07-18 European Red List of Habitats - J. Janssen - FINISHED [PDF]
  • 2014-07-15 Integrating trait observations and macroecological data across Europe - J. Dengler - WITHOUT RESPONSE [PDF]
  • 2014-07-14 Gap analysis of the distribution data on vascular plants throughout Europe on the example of two families, Brassicaceae (Cruciferae) and Caryophyllaceae - J. Šibík - ON-GOING [PDF]
  • 2014-05-31 Large-scale assessment of alien plant invasions in European vegetation (InvasEVe) – Forests - M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [PDF]

Pilot projects on diversity of European vegetation (started before the establishment of the EVA data request procedure)

  • 2013 (EVA pilot project) WetVegEurope: formalized classification of European aquatic and marsh vegetation - F. Landucci, K. Šumberová - ON-GOING [Details]
  • 2013 (EVA pilot project) Formalized classification of Alnion incanae, Alnetea glutinosae and Salicetea purpureae in Europe - J. Douda - FINISHED [Details]
  • 2012 (EVA pilot project) Braun-Blanquet project: parameterization of European vegetation types - B. Jiménez-Alfaro, M. Chytrý, S. Hennekens, I. Knollová - ON-GOING [Details]
  • 2012 (EVA pilot project) Ecological niche of sclerophyllous forest in southern and western Europe - E. Agrillo, B. Jiménez-Alfaro, F. Attorre - FINISHED [Details]
  • 2012 (EVA pilot project) European gravel bar vegetation survey - V. Kalníková, M. Chytrý - ON-GOING [Details]