Freshwater biodiversity, biogeography & conservation

Leibniz-Junior Research Group led by Sami Domisch

The new Leibniz-Junior Research Group emphasizes novel approaches in spatial freshwater biodiversity science, to gain a more detailed overview in the distribution of freshwater habitats, biodiversity patterns, and link these with conservation planning. Read more…

We will have two PhD student positions opening soon with an envisaged start in 2020 - please check back later for details.

We focus on three core topics:

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Spatial conservation planning

Irreplaceability of biodiversity & habitats

Freshwater habitat regionalization

Clustering the world’s freshwater habitats

Spatial freshwater biodiversity patterns

Modeling freshwater species distributions

Highlights

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