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George Chuyong

Spotlight Series: George Chuyong and the Pleistocene Refugium of Korup, Cameroon

In 1997 the Korup 50-ha plot was coming to fruition with George Chuyong as one of its PIs.  He continues to be active in that role & is also a professor in the Department of Plant Science at the University of Buea.

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October 7, 2020
Climate Data Portal

ForestGEO Ecosystems and Climate Lab Launches Climate Data Portal

The ForestGEO Ecosystems & Climate Lab is pleased to introduce the ForestGEO Climate Data Portal.  It is hosted on GitHub and is the product of great collaboration.

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September 22, 2020
Erika Gonzalez-Akre

Spotlight Series: Erika Gonzalez-Akre & Her Path from the Tropics to SCBI’s Temperate Plot

As Erika prepares to depart from her role as the lab manager for ForestGEO's Ecosystems & Climate Lab, we say a hearty "Thank you!" and learn about her work there.

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September 10, 2020
Ordway Swisher

ForestGEO Welcomes 71st Plot to the Network: Ordway Swisher, Florida, USA

The Ordway Swisher Forest Dynamics Plot is a 23.04-ha upland sandhill forest near Melrose, Florida, USA.

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August 31, 2020
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Your Feedback in Action: New Networking Opportunity and Virtual Seminar Series

We appreciate the feedback that you shared and are pleased to introduce two new virtual programs: an early-career conversation group, and a monthly seminar series.

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August 24, 2020

Digital Resources from ForestGEO

Itching to learn a new skill? Seeking ForestGEO data, or a publication that uses it? Our latest blog post describes the resources available on our website, including a new page that highlights tutorials on science writing, software, and statistical analysis.

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July 30, 2020
Salomon Aguilar

Spotlight Series: Salomón Aguilar y Tres Decadas en la Isla de Barro Colorado, Panamá FDP

Salomón Aguilar ha contribuido a la ciencia de los bosques tropicales en BCI desde 1986. (entrevista en español e inglés | interview in Spanish and English)

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July 9, 2020
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ForestGEO Data Key to the Development and Testing of the NGEE-Tropics’ FATES Model

Data from the ForestGEO 50-ha plot in Barro Colorado Island has served as an ideal testbed for the Functionally Assembled Terrestrial Ecosystem Simulator.  

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June 24, 2020
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Spotlight Series: Jim Lutz and the forest ecology of western North America

Jim Lutz has had a career spanning engineering, finance, and forest ecology.  Since 2003 he's been dedicated to Big Trees of the west coast of North America.

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June 9, 2020
insects

ForestGEO's Arthropod Initiative: Leading the Way with Global Long-Term Science

ForestGEO's Arthropod Initiative offers nuance, standard protocols, and a committment to long-term monitoring to conversations about insect decline.

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May 26, 2020
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ForestGEO network adapts in response to COVID-induced changes

ForestGEO members find opportunities for capacity building, data analysis, and professional development.

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May 1, 2020
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Spotlight Series: Álvaro Duque & the tropical rainforest of Amacayacu

Álvaro started as a student of economics, then earned a PhD in forest ecology, and now is training the next generation of forest researchers at Amacayacu FDP.

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April 14, 2020
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2019 Grant Recipients and their Projects

Read about our 2019 grants recipients...and apply for our 2020 grants!

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March 11, 2020
Kamil and drone

Spotlight Series: Kamil Král and the Structurally-Diverse Žofín Plot of the Czech Republic

In this edition of ForestGEO's Spotlight Series we hear from Kamil Krá​l, PI of the Zofin plot and aficionado of 3D-mapping.

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March 2, 2020
Ailaoshan

ForestGEO welcomes Ailaoshan plot to network

ForestGEO is pleased to welcome the Ailaoshan Forest Dynamics Plot to the network!  Ailaoshan is a 20-ha, mid-mountain, moist, evergreen, broad-leaved forest plot in the Yunnan Province of China.

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February 14, 2020
Abiem

Spotlight Series: Iveren Abiem and the Afromontane forest of Ngel Nyaki

In this latest installment of ForestGEO’s Spotlight Series, we learn about Iveren’s career path, her commitment to community-inclusive forest ecology, the unique composition of the Ngel Nyaki research plot. 

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November 25, 2019

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