Frontiers Env. Sci. — Schroer et al.

Our extended abstract for the Austrian Citizen Science Conference 2016 is now online in Frontiers in Environmental Science – Conference Abstracts:

Schroer S, Felsmann K, Hölker F, Mummert S, Monaghan MT, Wurzbacher C and Premke K (2016). The impact of outdoor lighting on ecosystem function – gaining information with a Citizen Science approach using a questionnaire. Front. Environ. Sci. Conference Abstract: Austrian Citizen Science Conference 2016. 10.3389/conf.FENVS.2016.01.00008

Molecular Ecology Resources – Rutschmann et al.

DiscoMark, our bioinformatics pipeline for marker development and primer design is now published in Mol. Ecol. Res. The program is written in Python, released under a public license (GNU GPL v2), and together with a manual and example data set available at: github.com/hdetering/discomark.

Rutschmann S*, H Detering*, S Simon, J Fredslund, MT Monaghan (in press).
DiscoMark: Nuclear marker discovery from orthologous sequences using draft genome data.
Molecular Ecology Resources 10.1101/1755-0998.12576

Sustainability – Holzhauer et al.

Our description of the Verlust der Nacht (Loss of the Night) field experimental infrastructure was published today in Sustainability

Holzhauer, S.I.J.; Franke, S.; Kyba, C.C.M.; Manfrin, A.; Klenke, R.; Voigt, C.C.; Lewanzik, D.; Oehlert, M.; Monaghan, M.T.; Schneider, S.; Heller, S.; Kuechly, H.; Brüning, A.; Honnen, A.-C.; Hölker, F. Out of the Dark: Establishing a Large-Scale Field Experiment to Assess the Effects of Artificial Light at Night on Species and Food Webs. Sustainability 2015, 7, 15593-15616.