18.06.2018 – ICBM
By: sri

DFG Funding for Biodiversitists

Artificial islands south of Spiekeroog support the scientists in investigating terrestrial as well as marine species. Insert: Head of the new project - Prof. Dr. Helmut Hillebrand. [Photo: S. Riexinger, Insert: Univ. Oldenburg]

Oldenburg. Big success for German biodiversity scientists: The scientific project DynaCom (spatial community ecology in highly dynamic landscapes ...), chaired by the head of ICBM research group Planktology and founding director of Helmholtz Institute for Functional Marine Biodiversity at the University of Oldenburg (HIFMB), Prof. Dr. Helmut Hillebrand, will be funded with three million euros by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation, DFG) in the three years to come.