How do priority effect and fire control the regeneration of tropical forests?

Project: Research Project

Project Details

Description

Understand how the effects of priority and fire regulate the rate of regeneration of riparian forests in the savannas of the Orinoco basin (Colombia), considering the type of species that regenerate, the edaphic factors before and after burning, and whether changes in vegetation can be monitored using remote sensing.

Keywords

Succession, gallery forests, trees, grasslands.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date4/1/234/1/24

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

Main Funding Source

  • Competitive Funds

Location

  • Bogotá D.C.

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