In this post, Carsten Brühl and Jakob Wolfram welcome the cohort 2022 of the Master’s in Environmental Pollution Management (Ecotoxicology) here in Landau. Twenty-three students will study how environmental stressors can adversely impact our environments and how these risks can be alleviated.Continue reading
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Can heterogeneous landscapes mitigate pesticide stress?
In this blogpost, Moritz Link reports how pesticide toxicity affects stream ecosystems in Transylvania, Romania, a region where traditional agriculture prevails. The researchers analyzed macroinvertebrate communities, leaf litter decomposition and parasite prevalence in relation to physico-chemical stressors in the stream and the landscape.Continue reading
Society of Limnology (SIL) Meeting in Berlin in August 2022
The Society of Limnology (SIL) meeting will be held in Berlin in August 2022 on the theme ‘Cross-boundary interactions: propagation of stressors from aquatic to terrestrial ecosystems‘Continue reading
Year in Review – Part 3
In the third installment of the ‘Year in Review’ series, we present our readers a glimpse of the last lot of most visited posts in the year 2021.Continue reading
Position as Scientific Worker in Aquatic Ecotoxicology at Goethe University (Frankfurt am Main)
The Institute for Ecology, Evolution and Diversity at Goethe University is looking for a scientific employee in the Aquatic Ecotoxicology department.Continue reading
A mini-review of process-based food web models and their application in aquatic-terrestrial meta-ecosystems
In this post, Stephen Osakpolor talks about his review of process-based food web models for both aquatic and terrestrial ecosystem. These models are essential for understanding how stressors affect the interconnected environments.Continue reading
PhD position in Aquatic Ecology and Ecotoxicology at University of Valencia
The Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity of Evolutionary Ecology at the University of Valencia (Spain) is offering a PhD position to study the resilience of aquatic populations and communities to chemical and environmental stressors in Mediterranean coastal wetlands.
PhD position in Ecological Modelling at Uni Duisburg-Essen
The University of Duisburg-Essen is offering a PhD position in the project “Delineating multiple stressor-response relationships at the individual level: A mechanistic modelling approach”.Continue reading
Happy New Year: We look forward to another year of sharing ecotoxicology news with you!
In this post, the blog team revisits three more of the most read posts of the year 2020, and wishes all readers a great start into the new year 2021.Continue reading
PhD position in Aquatic Ecotoxicology at HAW Hamburg
The Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is offering a PhD position in aquatic ecotoxicology to assess the effects of stressors on aquatic life and functioning in estuaries of two rivers.Continue reading