We are part of LifeWatch ERIC, the e-Science infrastructure

for research on biodiversity and ecosystems.

LifeWatch ERIC

LifeWatch ERIC facilitates the sharing and aggregation of open data and its integration and analysis through advanced modeling tools. Its VREs, together with computing capacity and the most innovative technologies, allow for testing scenarios of change in the organization and conservation of biodiversity, ecosystems and their services in response to different pressures.


LifeWatch Slovenia

Slovenian researchers cooperating in this infrastructure are seeking to raise Slovenian science to an internationally comparable level in Environmental

LifeWatch is part of the Slovenian Strategy for Smart Specialization
(S4) and Horizon 2020, focusing on the development of technological solu-
tions in the field of biodiversity and socio-ecosystem research.

Since 2015, the Slovenian Consortium, LifeWatch-SI, has been promoting
the importance of integrating and networking information & data in order to:

  • coordinate biodiversity research in marine, freshwater and terrestrial eco-
  • plan common access to a vast array of data from various databases and
  • predict computing capabilities with analytical and modelling tools in virtual
  • support training and educational programs that will enable a proper under-
    standing of biodiversity


News & Events

LifeWatching WebTV Slovenia

LifeWatch Slovenia on the LifeWatch ERIC Science TV Channel LifeWatching WebTV is here! Introducing your 1-stop platform for video content on biodiversity & ecosystem research

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SOS Proteus 2022

SOS Proteus – 4th international meeting Trieste, Italy, 21–22 May 2022. The 4th “SOS Proteus” international meeting is dedicated to the conservation of the olm and

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The LifeWatch-SI consortium consists of 10 partners from nationally and internationally recognised scientific institutions, universities, a regional park, a national museum, and an NGO, all active in the field of biodiversity and ecosystem research, with ZRC SAZU serving as the national coordinator and headquarters of LifeWatch-SI.