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Members of the team from Institute of Botany and Brno University of Technology take part in the new European action COST HARMONIOUS ( CA16219; Harmonization of UAS techniques for agricultural and natural ecosystems monitoring), focusing on application of unmanned aircraft technology for both natural and agricultural ecosystems, and constitutes 31 countries. The first meeting was held in […]

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At the EMAPI 2017 conference in Lisabon we presented two talks „The role of timing in plant invasion monitoring using UAV“ a „Controversial Robinia pseudoacacia in Europe – a site-specific strategy for sustainable management“.

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During the annual IAVS conference in Palermo, a poster „Müllerová J., Bartaloš T., Brůna J., Dvořák P., Kašpar V., and Wild J. Unmanned aircraft, a valuable tool in vegetation structure assessment“ was presented.

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In journal Frontiers in Plant Science we published an article assessing the role of right timing of the data acquisition for detection of invasive species (giant hogweed and knotweeds). Müllerová, J., Brůna, J., Bartaloš, T., Dvořák, P., Vítková, M., & Pyšek, P. (2017). Timing is important: unmanned aircraft versus satellite imagery in plant invasion monitoring. Frontiers […]

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Presentation at the conference Small UAS for Environmental Research in Worcester 2016 was published as an article focused on detection of black locust using unmanned aircraft – Müllerová, J., Bartaloš, T., Brůna, J., Dvořák, P., & Vítková, M. (2017). Unmanned aircraft in nature conservation – an example from plant invasions. International Journal of Remote Sensing 38 (8-10): 2177-2198.

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An article describing black locust invasion in Central Europe and its economical and ecological consequences was published – Vítková M., Müllerová J., Sádlo J., Pergl J., Pyšek P. (2017). Black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia) beloved and despised: A story of an invasive tree in Central Europe. Forest Ecology and Management 384: 287-302.

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At the conference Introduced tree species to European forests: challenges and opportunities (2nd – 5th November 2016, Monte Verità, Switzerland) Michaela Vítková presented a talk Vítková M., Sádlo J., Pergl J., Pyšek P.: Black locust in the Czech Republic: from global ecology to local management. It was published in a book Krumm F. and Vítková L. (2016): Introduced […]

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At NEOBIOTA 2016 conference (14-16 September 2016, 9th International Conference on Biological Invasions Biological Invasions: Interactions with Environmental Change) in Vianden, Luxembourg, we presented a poster Success of black locust Robinia pseudoacacia in Europe – the true story.

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