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Grants

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Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Interactions Between Climate, Forests, and Land Use in the Amazon Basin: Modeling for Mitigating Large-Scale Savannization

For a comprehensive evaluation and further development of the predictive capabilities of four state-of-the-art terrestrial ecosystem models against a suite of field measurements collected over a range of spatial and temporal scales in order to predict how land-cover change and changes in climate will affect the dynamic composition, structure and functioning of Amazonian ecosystems over the coming century.

Title: Interactions Between Climate, Forests, and Land Use in the Amazon Basin: Modeling for Mitigating Large-Scale Savannization
Date Awarded: Nov 2008
Amount: $2,013,724
Term: 36 months
Grant ID: GBMF1971
Funding Area: Environmental Conservation, Andes-Amazon Initiative
 

Other grants to Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (1)

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