Historical Documents

Learn more about NEON's history and the Observatory's design in the documents below.

Title Description Date Published

Workshop Report: BON Planning Workshop IV

This report describes the results of the fourth workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation to assist with the development of a Biological Observation Network (BON). The mission of the BON program is to advance knowledge of the biological, physical and social determinants of biological diversity, its environmental consequences, and its role in determining biocomplexity.

August 27, 1999

Workshop Report: BON Planning Workshop III

A third workshop on the Biodiversity Observatory Network (BON) took place at the California Academy of Sciences, May 6-7, 1999. The aim of this meeting was to review and refine the recommendations of the first two workshops, focusing specifically on the role of systematic biology in the program.

May 06, 1999

Workshop Report: BON Planning Workshop II

Report Of The Second Workshop On The Biodiversity Observation Network (January 14-16, 1999), National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (Santa Barbara, California), Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, Report Submitted April 29, 1999.

January 14, 1999

Workshop Report: BON Planning Workshop I

Final Report of the BIODIVERSITY MONITORING WORKSHOP convened at the University of Virginia's Blandy Experimental Farm and sponsored by The National Science Foundation (Blandy Experimental Farm, University of Virginia, 10-11 September, 1998).

September 10, 1998


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