News & Announcements

  • We are part of organizing commitee of the international conference “State of geomorphological research in 2024”. Forthcoming event will take place in 24 - 26 April 2024 in Křtiny (South-Moravian region, Czechia).
    - 1st announcement [download pdf, png]
    - registration is open (till 31st March)

  • In memory of Stanislav Martinát
    1976 - 2023

  • Czech Science Café New York: Citizen Scientist? Everybody counts!
    What is citizen science anyway? How to get involved and contribute to scientific knowledge? And how does modern technology relate to all this? The answers will be given in a lecture that will include a short workshop with a demonstration of how to get involved right away.
  • Researchers of the Department of Environmental Geography (Dr. Jakub Trojan, Dr. Barbora Duží, Mgr. Eva Nováková) are part of the approved Horizon Europe project "European Citizen Science". As third party partners they will be responsible for the promotion of citizen science in the Czech Republic with the ambition to institutionalise citizen science here.
  • Dr. Jakub Trojan from the Department of Environmental Geography was awarded the prestigious Fulbright-Masaryk Scholarship. From September 2022 to May 2023, he will conduct his citizen science research in the Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he will join the Spatial Pattern Analysis & Research (SPAR) Lab team.
  • Fanfani, D., Duží, B., Mancino, M., Rovai M. (2022): Multiple evaluation of urban and peri-urban agriculture and its relation to spatial planning: The case of Prato territory (Italy) Sustainable Cities and Society, 79: 103636. Doi: 10.1016/j.scs.2021.103636 (IF 2021 = 10.696; Q1 in 2021 according QAIS)
  • Klusáček, P., Charvátová, K., Navrátil, J., Krejčí, T., Martinát, S. (2022): Regeneration of Post-Agricultural Brownfield for Social Care Needs in Rural Community: Is There Any Transferable Experience? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(1): 240. Doi: 10.3390/ijerph19010240 (IF 2021 = 4.614; Q2 in 2021 according QAIS)
  • Researchers of the Department of Environmental Geography ( Dr. Barbora Duží, MSc. Eva Nováková) co-authored several chapters in the new book called „The Science of Citizen Science“ which has been published by Springer. The Book is the main output of the COST Action "Citizen Science to promote creativity, scientific literacy, and innovation throughout Europe". Open Access. Download book.