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8 Jun 2022

The number of downloaded datasets from the ICOS Carbon Portal has increased by almost 66% in 2020-2021.

The ICOS Carbon Portal is the one-stop shop for high-quality, verified, long-term,…

1 Jun 2022

ICOS and other ecosystem research infrastructures form a global network, called GERI, Global Ecosystem Research Infrastructure. It has now published its scientific rationale outlining how its…

30 May 2022

ICOS General Assembly, the governing and decision-making body of ICOS met in Prague 17–18th May, 2022. In this meeting, the GA, composed of representatives of the Member and Observer countries of…

24 May 2022

A recent international study led by ICOS scientists highlights the importance of human behaviour in the efforts to cut down CO2 emissions.  COVID-19 lockdown measures decreased emissions in…

20 May 2022

It is our pleasure to announce that the registration for ICOS Science Conference 2022 is now open! The conference is fully hybrid, and takes place 13-15 September at Tivoli, Utrecht, the…

19 May 2022

After passing a rigorous quality assurance process, 13 new measurement stations across Europe have received the status of an ICOS labelled station. The newly certified stations, representing all…

11 May 2022

What’s new in the world of atmospheric measurement? The Innovation in Atmospheric Measurement Techniques workshop discusses the latest discoveries in atmospheric sciences. Join in! 

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27 Apr 2022

It was a bitterly cold day in January when a film team from ETH Zurich visited the ICOS measuring station in Davos. Their short film shows the station, but also the people who work there on the…

26 Apr 2022

The summer of 2018 saw the most severe summertime drought recorded in Europe during the past two decades. The extreme drought was monitored by the ICOS network, for example, with ecosystem…

21 Apr 2022

Switzerland seeks parliamentary permission to change its status from ICOS Observer to Member. The country has been part of ICOS since the very beginning, since ICOS’s establishment in 2015. Until…