Category: News

Special Issue on UAS in Remote Sensing journal

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the Special Issue in Remote Sensing journal “Progress on the Use of UAS Techniques for Environmental Monitoring“. Particularly, we welcome contributions with: Added value of UAS data in environmental monitoring Methods

Special session on Living Planet Symposium 2019

Call for abstract for our Special session C6.01 “Advances in environmental monitoring thanks to unmanned aircraft“ to be held at Living Planet Symposium 13 – 17 May in Milano is opened till 11 November 2018 at More details on

Winning the IAVS Annual Meeting 2018 Poster Competition

The poster entitled “CAN ECOLOGICAL RULES SURVIVE IN HIMALAYA?” authored by lab members Martin Macek, Martin Kopecký & Jan Wild was awarded as #1 poster in poster competition on the 61st IAVS Annual Symposium, held on 22-27. July 2018 in

Our new UAV project proposal was successful

Our new project UAS approach for monitoring of plant invasions over different spatial and temporal scales just got funded by The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports under the INTER-COST VES18 funding scheme. It is related to a COST Action CA16219

The Best paper published in Applied Vegetation Science in 2017

Paper co-authored by Martin Kopecký has been selected by the Editors of  Applied Vegetation Science as the best paper published in 2017. Enjoy reading it for free at:

We are part of a new network FORMOSAM

FORest MAnagement Scenarios for Adaptation and Mitigation 2018-2019 Project is funded by European Forest Institute Network Fund. It supports networking activities among 25 European partners. EFI network FORMOSAM 2018-19

Collaboration with IRSTEA group in Grenoble, France

Our long-term collaboration with the IRSTEA research group in Grenoble, France (project DYNARP) focusing on knotweeds is now supported be a MOBILITY project enabling us to exchange ideas, prepare joint manuscripts and plan future research.

Another poster success at GIS ESRI in ČR Conference

A year later, we attended GIS ESRI in ČR Conference 2017 again. This time, our poster „Go through the forest canopy“ got awarded a second place at poster competition. A theme of the poster was related to ongoing research about

Returning from fieldwork can be hard

But it is OK, as long as you can fit in your car 🙂 Photo by Nina  

We are part of COST HARMONIOUS

Jana Müllerová became MC member and Josef Brůna MC Substitute of COST Project CA16219 Harmonization of UAS techniques for agricultural and natural ecosystems monitoring