International training school - NecoSchool
Global and long-term effects of nitrogen on ecosystems. FCUL, Lisboa, Portugal | 15 – 26 May 2017 
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  Air & Ecosystems Thematic Workshop
In the framework of NitroPortugal : Strengthening Portuguese research and innovation capacities in the field of excess reactive nitrogen
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa | Portugal | 14 May 2017
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  Demitarian dinner
The workshop dinner was inspired by the demitarian approach towards a lower N footprint, in the El Bulo by the chef Chakall
     
 

Workshop "Nitrogen in water and soil"
The project team gathered for a workshop on the topic of Air and Soil. . 7-8 November 2016, ISA, Lisboa, Portugal.
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  Visit to Aarhus University
Beatriz Silva is visiting Viborg to train on nitrogen balance models, namely the Farm AC model. Guilherme Gonçalves is visiting Silkeborg studying the water monitoring methods.
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iLTER Nitrogen Initiative Training Course
NitroPortugal was presented in a training course on Long-term trends in nitrogen cycles in ecosystems: Field monitoring and global comparisons
16-24 June 2016, Hokkaido University, Japan

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  International Nitrogen Initiative Conference
The NitroPortugal project will be presented at the INI conference. 4-8 December 2016, Melbourne, Australia.
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IWA Conference
The NItroPortugal project will be presented at the IWA Regional Conference on Diffuse Pollution and Catchment Management. 23-27 October 2016, Dublin, Ireland
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  19th Nitrogen workshop
Results presented at the 19th Nitrogen workshop - Efficient use of different sources in nitrogen in agriculture: from theory to practice. 27-29 June Skara, Sweden
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ORBIT 2016 : Organic Resources and Biological Treatment
Results presented at the 10th International Conference on Circular Economy and Organic Waste. 25-28 May, Crete, Greece
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  COST Workshop
COST-EC Joint Exploratory Workshop: Pathways for Connecting Excellence by Twinning, Teaming, ERA-Chairs and COST Networking Actions. 24 May 2016, Brussels, Belgium
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Beatriz Silva and Guilherme Gonçalves visiting CEH
They are currently on statistical analysis training, to analyse and compare the water quality data in Portugal and Denmark. A river basin SWAT analysis will be followed by modelling scenarios. The data on water quality monitoring will be integrated with soil topic.
Sept to Dec 2016.

 
  Online training session
By Aarhus University, about FarmAC model,from the AnimalChange project. It simulates the flows of carbon and nitrogen on arable and livestock farms, quantifying greenhouse gas emissions, soil C sequestration and N losses to the environment. It also simulates crop and livestock production. Nine members of the team will attend. On the 2nd June, 9h00 at ISA.
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  Eusebiu Stamate visiting CEH
He is currently working on the project "Increasing the resolution of N emissions, atmospheric concentrations and deposition models in Portugal". 12-May to 12-August-2016.
 
 

Laura Aguillaume visiting the CEH
She is currently working on the project "Cross climate comparison of lichens responses to spatial and temporal variations of different N treatments". 28-April to 28-July 2016.

 
  LuWQ2017 conference
This is an international and interdisciplinary conference on management and policy to minimise effects of agriculture and land use changes on the quality of groundwater and surface waters.
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Kickoff meeting
The NitroPortugal kickoff meeting was held at 18-19th January 2016, in ISA (Instituto Superior de Agronomia), Universidade de Lisboa.
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NitroPortugal: Strengthening Portuguese research and innovation capacities in the field of excess reactive nitrogen
NitroPortugal is H2020-TWINN-2015 Coordination & support action (nr 692331)