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“Conexiones”

https://www.flickr.com/photos/complicando/sets/72157644055360763/ Its is a short drive from Cali over the misty peaks of Los Farallones, past El Dieceocho, to the pacific slope of Colombia’s Western Cordillera.  But in this  distance, many things change, both in terms of the visible environment, … Continue reading

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Montezuma’s gold

Colombia-Risaralda-Montezuma, a set on Flickr. It hardly seemed possible, but if anything the abundance and diversity of the avifauna increased at our next destination. The second of three landscapes in the system under study as part of our project, Montezuma … Continue reading

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Ecology and Society: Community Monitoring for REDD+: International Promises and Field Realities

http://www.climatecentral.org/news/forest-people-can-gather-necessary-carbon-data-16689 Recently this news story was published to climate central covering a paper published in Ecology and Society: Community Monitoring for REDD+: International Promises and Field Realities  the authors describe using trained local people to collect accurate biomass data, important … Continue reading

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Wildlife corridors and biodiversity at the National Trust For Nature Conservation, Nepal

Greetings again from the National Trust for Nature Conservation’s “Biodiversity Conservation Centre at Sauraha. With the able assistance of staff here, especially Babu Ram Lamichane, I have made some good progress with the finding, collating, cleaning and analysis of more … Continue reading

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Cape York Biodiversity and Indigenous Knowledge October 2012

Morelia viridis, a photo by complicado on Flickr. This year I have had been fortunate to have once again the opportunity to work with KULLA land trust, this time on a series of expeditions with the aim of scoping potential … Continue reading

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