The ecosystem and biodiversity on the earth is under pressure now.
The main causes include:
In response to these circumstances, the Center conducts surveys and research on the ecological structure and function of various organisms on earth and their relationships in order to identify the influence of human activities on biodiversity and the ecosystem at various scales. In addition, we promote environmental research infrastructure related to these series of surveys and research.
We also contribute to the conservation of biodiversity and sustainable use of ecosystem services by widely disseminating scientific knowledge to society.