Job offer for a Part-time Technical assistant at the TRivers project

F.E.M. (Freshwater Ecology and Management) research group seeks a Part-time Technical assistant for his immediate incorporation to the project TRIVERS (LIFE13 ENVES000341) from February 2017. Job functions: His/her functions will be the following ones: Assistance in the design and implementation of a mobile App for temporary rivers, and its use...

Third stakeholder meeting of the TRivers project

The LIFE + TRivers project aims to create new tools to improve the management of temporary rivers based on the objectives of the Water Framework Directive (WFD). The third stakeholders meeting of TRivers will be held in Zaragoza from January 25 to 26and is addressed to stakeholders and...

Trivers at the Outreach workshop in Els Ports Natural Park (Catalonia)

Collaboration between managers and researchers is a key element for improving the understanding and management of ecosystems, and especially in temporary rivers due to their lack of recognition by society. The relationship between the TRiversproject and Els Ports Natural Park is an example of this interaction, as shown...

First meeting with COST SMIRES work groups

Researchers of the LIFE Trivers project joined the first meeting of the action COST SMIRES (Science and Management of Intermittent Rivers and Ephemeral Streams) on On September 12 and 13. Trivers is also one of the members of the COST SMIRES, financially supported by the European Union, to widen and...

Workshop on ephemeral streams in Valencia (in Spanish)

  El proyecto LIFE+ TRivers ha celebrado una mesa de trabajo sobre ríos efímeros, aquellos ríos que fluyen solo de forma episódica, con lo que solo se observa agua en superficie unos pocos días al año. La jornada tuvo lugar el pasado 14 de julio en la sede...

Alternative methods for the estimation of the regime of temporary rivers

The Life + TRIVERS team just published a paper in Science of the Total Environment that tries to use two alternative methods for gathering information on the regime of temporary streams: interviews made to the neighbors of the river reach, and the inspection of aerial photographs. The combination of the...