An update from the Chair of the students and new professionals Group of the International Society of Biometeorology.

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Summary of "An update from the Chair of the students and new professionals Group of the International Society of Biometeorology."

The Students and New Professionals Group of the International Society of Biometeorology is composed of approximately 68 members who are either within 5 years from completing graduate studies or under 35 years of age. The group is represented by 21 countries from around the world and a variety of disciplinary perspectives working within the area of biometeorology. Here, an update from the Chair of the Students and New Professionals Group of the International Society of Biometeorology is provided based on accomplishments and new progress from 2014 to 2017 in advance of the ISB's 60(th) Anniversary.


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Name: International journal of biometeorology
ISSN: 1432-1254


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