In the Media

WWF: Mission in the heart of an endangered paradise
26 October 2018

(Dutch only) Nine scientists conducted a biodiversity study in the Kratie province, Cambodia, along the riverbanks of the Mekong. Their main purpose was to find endangered animal species such as the hog deer to stimulate conservation efforts. A report of their research was published in the dutch edition of the WWF magazine.

De Standaard: The white wolf spider
10 October 2017

(Dutch only) Binco discovered a new species of wolf spider in northwestern Madagascar: Ocyale ghost. ‘De Standaard’ wrote a short article regarding its discovery and how it got its name (it refers to the large white direwolf ‘Ghost’ in Game of Thrones). The full species description, in English, can be read here.

Phys.org: Conservation hopes up for the endangered banana frog restricted to Southwest Ethiopia
18 February 2016

Following our publication on the distribution of Afrixalus clarkei in SW Ethiopia, a short news report summarises our findings.

De Standaard: The wondrous findings of a Belgian biologist
6 June 2014

(Dutch only) News flash on the biodiversity revealed during an Express Survey in Pico Bonito NP, Honduras.

Het Nieuwsblad: Best nature photographs
5 December 2010

(Dutch only) We organised a photography competition to celebrate the year of biodiversity.

Het Nieuwsblad: Biodiversity in the picture
22 May 2010

(Dutch only) We mounted a photographic exhibition in public places in Leuven to draw attention towards lesser known biodiversity in Belgium.