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Program 2015

May 30 – June 1, 2015.

The goal of the seminar is the exchange of experience in the application of GIS technologies in various areas of the functioning of protected areas, primarily in research and development, and raising the professional level of relevant specialists.

30 May (Saturday)

12:00 Registration and settlement

13:00 Beginning of work. Introductory speech of the organizers


13:15 Report on the results of work in the framework of the “ESRI Conservation Program” in the SPE “Slobozhansky” Biatov A.P. (Kharkiv region, NPO Slobozhansky)

13:45 Report on the results of work in the framework of the “ESRI Conservation Program” at the “Gomolshansky Lesa” Yatsyuk EA (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park Gomolshanskie Lesa)

14:00 Geoinformational support of the activities of organizations involved in the management of the PZF Seliverstov O.Y. (Kharkiv, GIS-Lab)

14:20 Problems of Using the Information System “Nature records” Sirenko I.P. (Kyiv, NECU)

14:40 The experience of searching, highlighting and “legitimizing” particularly valuable forest areas Yatsyuk EA (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park Gomolshanskie Lesa)

15:00  Lunch

16:00 The use of geoinformation systems for monitoring the ecological status of green plantations used in the sanitary protection zones of enterprises and especially vulnerable facilities Kosmacheva A.N. (Nikolayev, NSU named after VA Sukhomlinsky)

16:15 Study of the landscape structure of the national natural park “Slobozhansky” within the framework of field practice of students-geographers Bodnya O.V. (Kharkov, Kharkiv National University named after VNKarazin)

16:30 Landscaping for the management of the territory of the national park Ovcharenko A.Y. (Kharkiv, V.N. Karazin KNU)

16:45 National Natural Park as an Object of Multiscale Landscape Mapping Oleinikov I.A (Kharkiv, V.N. Karazin  KNU)

17:00 Use of Field-Map PTC for large-scale mapping of monitoring hospitals Pasternak VP, Yarotsky V.Y, (Kharkov, UkrNIILKhA), Zemlyansky M. (Kharkov, Kharkov, Dokuchaev Kherson State University)

17:15 Coffee-break

17:30 Hydromorphological studies of small rivers of the Danube delta sub-basin: assessment of environmental loads and risks. Shizo Roman (Odessa, Center for Regional Studies)

17:45 The experience of using the original database “Ecoset” Kolomiets A.V. (Mykolaiv branch of the National Ecological Center of Ukraine)

18:00 National Nature Park “Buzky Gard” – prospects for the introduction of GIS-technologies Legkui S.V. (National Nature Park “Buzky Gard”)

18:15 The first results of mapping the death of animals on the roads in the vicinity of the National Nature Park «Slobozhansky» Bondarenko Z.S., Biatov A.P. (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park « Slobozhansky»)

18:30 GIS-study of the ecological niche of wild boar in the territory of the Borovo terrace of the Slobozhansky National Nature Park Ponomareva AA, Biatov A.P. (Kharkov,  V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University)

18:45 Web-map of the results of the Regional Ornithological Monitoring Program ” Vinokurova S. (Melitopol, Azov-Black Sea Ornithological Station)

19:00 The experience of remote data collection about the nesting of the White Stork Brusentsova N.A. (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park «Slobozhansky»)

19:15 Possibilities of using the original cartographic material on the objects of the FPF Vasilyuk O., Shiryaeva D., Biatov A. (Kiev, NECU)

19:30 Dinner

20:30 Round table: GIS as a means of communication of scientists, nature conservation community and managers

May 31 (Sunday)

08:00 Breakfast

09:00 Getting started with QGIS Biatov A.P. (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park « Slobozhansky»)

10:15 The Basics of JOSM (OpenStreetMap Editor) Seliverstov O.Y. (Kharkov, GIS-Lab)

11:30 Coffee-break

12:00 Field data collection with NextGIS Mobile Biatov A.P. (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park «Slobozhansky»)

13:15 Field data collection with the help of Collector for ArcGIS Seliverstov O.Y. (Kharkov, GIS-Lab)

14:30 Lunch

15:30 Creating a SpatialLite geodatabase and working with it Savchenko Anton (Kharkov, Kharkiv National University named after VN Karazin)

17:00 Coffee-break

18:30 Geoinformation and statistical analysis of spatial data Biatov A.P. (Kharkiv region, National Nature Park « Slobozhansky»)

19:00 Coffee-break)

19:15 Cartographic methods of image. Features of the presentation using ArcGIS Sennaya E.I. (Kharkov, V.N. Karazin  Kharkiv National University)

20.30 The report on the results of work in the framework of the “ESRI Conservation Program” in SPE “Dvurechansky” Kletenkin V. (Kharkov region, National Nature Park “Dvurechansky”)

20.30 Dinner

June 1 (Monday)

08:00 Breakfast

09:00 Basics of working with international online databases on biodiversity (GBIF, Discoverlife, etc.). Morozova I.I. (Kharkov, V.N. Karazin  Kharkiv National University )

10:00 Using a multi-copter for data capture  Seliverstov O.Yu. (Kharkov, GIS-Lab)

11:30 Excursion around the territory of SPB Slobozhansky

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Departure of participants


OSM bike mappin party (for those who wish)

Registration: in the electronic registration form at:

Presentations of the I and II scientific and methodological Seminar “GIS and protected areas” can be found at:

Secretary of Organization:

  • Anton Biatov
  • + 38-098-415-45-06