Lab News

New lab study: Changes in birds' ranges may greatly affect ecosystems

Thu, 06/11/2015

A new study by former postdoc Morgane Barbet-Massin and Walter Jetz illustrates the vast functional...

Map of Life app is live!

Fri, 05/15/2015

15,000 downloads in first few weeks. For more info see:


Yale press release: ...

New lab paper comparing predictors of global richnessn now online

Wed, 05/06/2015

New lab study online at Ecology Letters 

Using a complete species level...

Future Earth symposium: Global Biodiversity Monitoring

Mon, 05/04/2015

For latest information and agenda, see:

This symposium,...

Nate Upham and Ryan Powers join Lab

Wed, 04/15/2015

Ryan is a freshly minted PhD from Nicholas Coops' excellent remote sensing and ecology lab in UBC. He is joining the larger Map of Life research team and plans to tackle past and future...