Citizen Science Workshop. 14-15 February 2017

In February 2017 members of PPBio's Western Amazonian team were invited to participate in the 2 day Citizen Science Workshop in Brasilia. The objective of the workshop was to discuss key questions of Brazilian citizen science with the objective of creating a foundation for a SiBBr citizen science program.

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By Tim Vincent.


The geographic bias in Brazilian biodiversity sampling.

A linha de véu: a biodiversidade brasileira desconhecida.
The Veil Line: unknown Brazilian biodiversity.

INPA/CENBAM research paper published in Biological Conservation journal.


"Importance of matrix in determining small-mammal assemblages in Amazonian Forest-Savanna mosaic."

- Clarice Borges Matos, Susan Aragón, Maria Nazareth Ferreira da Silva, Marie-Josée Fortin, William E. Magnusson.

PPBio/CENBAM training. Plot installation in FLONA Tapajós.

January 6 to 15, 2017 in the Tapajós National Forest.
Training in the installation of permanent plots of uniform distribution, was presented by Thaiane Rodrigues de Sousa and Maria Aparecida de Freitas, of the Center for Integrated Studies of Amazonian Biodiversity (CENBAM) and Biodiversity Research Program (PPBio), in the meeting center of the Acaratinga community.